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2018 Volkswagen Golf


City 25 MPG Hwy 34 MPG

Safety Rating

  • Overall Safety:
    5 stars
  • Frontal Crash:
    4 stars
  • Side Crash:
    5 stars

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

Consumer Reviews Write a Review

Overall Rating:
4.8 (out of 5)
Value 4.8
Exterior 4.6
Interior 4.6
Comfort 4.8
Performance 4.6
Reliability 4.6
Perfect for the city

by VW fan from Vineland | January 27, 2020

I needed a car that would fit my lifestyle, which means traveling in Philadelphia most days. This car is so compact, yet fits groceries in the trunk and two people in the back seat. The apple car play is terrific!!

Love it

by Cag0803 from Saint louis, mo | June 06, 2019

Love it! Went from an Audi Q7 to this and this car is sooo damn good! I think that the inside is super nice, not flashy but not bland- it’s just subtle and mature. Everything you touch is high quality, cheap plastics on a lot of cheaper cars are left out of this car. I LOVE that I get all the benefits of a small SUV but I get the gas mileage and the ability to zip in and out if traffic with ease. This car may look like a boring hatchback but the diving experience is super fun! Just push it a little and you'll see the pep this thing packs!

best car ever

by feng from oakland, CA | March 08, 2019

Use this car for commute. Excellent handling, responsive and great on gas. Looks sporty. I like the blindspot and auto braking. I would recommend this car to anyone.

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2018 Volkswagen Golf Overview

The 2018 Volkswagen Golf is compact hatchback that receives an exterior refresh. It is powered by a standard 170-hp, 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine mated to a five-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission. Maximum cargo capacity is 52.7 cubic feet with the rear seat folded down.

Two trim levels are available: the S and SEL.