Volkswagen Golf R Hatchback
Volkswagen’s varied 2017 Golf lineup includes the TSI hatchback, an all-electric e-Golf plus the high-performance GTI and R trims.
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With its European-inspired handling, Audi-like interior fit and finish and impressive safety features, Volkswagen’s 2017 Golf feels like a big car in a little package. The Golf’s varied lineup includes the GTI and all-wheel-drive R, two of the best compact-performance cars on the market.
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What's New for 2017
For 2017, VW has dropped all 2-door models, and reduces the number of trims on the TSI to just two: S and Wolfsburg. There’s a new Sport trim for the GTI, while the Autobahn gains adaptive cruise control, autonomous braking and an available upgraded Driver Assistance Package.
How does it compare?
|#1||2017 Ford Focus||350|
|#2||2017 Volkswagen Golf R||292|
|#3||2017 MINI Clubman||228|
|#4||2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI||220|
|#5||2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI||220|
|#1||2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV||119|
|#2||2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV||119|
|#3||2018 Nissan LEAF||112|
|#4||2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI||28|
|#6||2017 Volkswagen Golf R||25|
|#1||2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV||9.8|
|#2||2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV||9.8|
|#3||2017 Volkswagen Golf R||9.7|
|#4||2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI||8.7|
|#5||2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI||8.7|
Based on 3 ratings for the 2015 - 2017 models.
March 31, 2016
1 Year in
Owned this car for just over a year has been a wonderful dd ..cross country trips.. very comfortable. a real sleeper car, you dont get...
July 18, 2015
Expensive for a Golf, but a steal for what you get
This car is perfect for my wife and I. We're city dwellers in our 50's who wanted a car with serious performance, yet would be easy to...
February 13, 2016
Practical, fast and fun!
Negatives: Went into limp mode on freeway and had to be towed to dealership at 3K miles. Diagnosis was bad coil on cylinder 4. The front...