Actual rating will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and vehicle condition.
If you love the GTI but crave more power, check out the Golf R—it’s also a 10Best winner for 2016. The R is an all-out performance model with a 292-hp turbo 2.0-liter four, all-wheel drive, a sport suspension, 18-inch wheels, and a six-speed manual. A six-speed automatic with launch control is optional. Sadly, the automatic is faster to 60 mph by 0.7 second, at 4.5 seconds. Standard luxury features include satellite radio, heated seats, keyless entry with push-button start, and Bluetooth.
Price Reflects TIER A Credit Approval, All Incentives Applied For Qualified Customers. Prices are for brand new vehicles. Images are for illustration purposes only. Price excludes first month’s payment, local taxes, bank fee & DMV.