Archive for the ‘VW Golf’ Category

History of the Golf

Friday, July 13th, 2018
2018 VW Golf on the road

How Old is the Volkswagen Golf?

Today our streets are flooded with cars from all different kinds of automakers. Some of these models have been around for many years, while others are just starting their automotive debut. One vehicle that has stood the test of time is the Volkswagen Golf. This sporty hatchback combines the utility and versatility of a hatchback with the ever-changing technology drivers so eagerly look for in their vehicles. So how old is the Volkswagen Golf? (more…)

What’s Under the Hood of the 2018 Golf?

Thursday, June 14th, 2018
2018 VW Golf on the road

2018 Volkswagen Golf Performance Features

Are you looking for an exceptional hatchback? While people might not typically think of hatchbacks as fancy in appearance, the Golf has a long lineage of excellence on its side. Boasting almost 35 years on the road has this hatchback up front representing the full lineup of Volkswagen models. It has potential not just under the hatch but under the hood as well. Check out the 2018 Volkswagen Golf performance features! (more…)

What’s the Cargo Capacity in the 2018 Golf?

Thursday, June 14th, 2018
2018 VW Golf cargo space

Cargo Space in the 2018 Volkswagen Golf

Are you looking for a vehicle with plenty of cargo space but not one that takes up a lot of room on the road? We might have a viable option for you. Some individuals don’t like the size and bulk of SUVs, or they opt for something smaller due to the better fuel efficiency. If this sounds like you, check out the hatchback offered by Volkswagen. It’s the 2018 Volkswagen Golf, and it has plenty of cargo space! See how much below. (more…)

The New and Improved 2018 Golf

Friday, May 18th, 2018
blue VW Golf driving down a country road

What’s New in the 2018 Volkswagen Golf?

You’ve been patiently waiting, and here it is: the 2018 Volkswagen Golf. While we’ve already sat through the release of its performance-minded sibling in the 2018 Golf GTI, its time for the original to be unveiled. Volkswagen has reinvented the hatchback in the Golf, making it more fun for drivers without the unappealing look given to some. What’s new in the 2018 Volkswagen Golf? Take a look! (more…)

Volkswagen Debuts Refreshed 2018 Golf Family

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
2018 volkswagen golf family lineup

2018 VW Golf Lineup New Features, Updated Styling, and Release Date

At the 2017 New York International Auto Show, Volkswagen introduced the entire 2018 Golf family from the Golf, Golf Alltrack, Golf GTI, Golf SportWagen, Golf R and e-Golf which will be released as a 2017 model. The award-winning and popular Golf family receives styling, technology and driver assistance updates across the entire lineup. Take a look at the 2018 VW Golf lineup to see the new features, updated styling and when the entire lineup will be available at dealerships.   (more…)

2017 VW e-Golf Improves Driving Range and Features New Technology

Thursday, November 17th, 2016
2017 volkswagen e-golf

What’s New on the 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf?

The 2017 VW e-Golf made its world debut at Automobility LA and when compared to its predecessor, the 2017 e-Golf improved its driving range, added more power and new features. The Volkswagen e-Golf is a pure electric vehicle that offers the same styling and practicality of the Golf model but it just doesn’t run on fuel. The new battery for the 2017 VW e-Golf increases the range by about 50 percent which is a huge jump for an all-electric vehicle. All of the new features on the 2017 e-Golf show Volkswagen’s commitment to provide an affordable and practical electric vehicle.   (more…)

How is the Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Different from the Golf SportWagen?

Monday, September 12th, 2016
2017 vw golf alltrack vs 2017 vw golf sportwagen

2017 VW Golf Alltrack vs 2017 VW Golf SportWagen

Volkswagen introduced their all-new model this year, the 2017 Golf Alltrack and while the Alltrack has evolved from the Golf SportWagen, they look rather similar on the outside. But how is the Volkswagen Golf Alltrack different from the Golf SportWagen. While the 2017 VW Golf SportWagen is now available, the 2017 VW Golf Alltrack is due to arrive sometime in October. See our comparison of the 2017 VW Golf Alltrack vs 2017 VW Golf SportWagen and find out how the all-new Alltrack differs from its sibling.   (more…)

2016 Volkswagen Golf vs 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI

Monday, June 27th, 2016
VW Golf vs VW Golf GTI

What is the Difference Between the VW Golf and VW Golf GTI?

The Volkswagen Golf family is some of the most economical fun-to-drive vehicles on the market today. The Golf’s hatchback body style provides drivers with a useful amount of cargo space and each one of the Golf family members offers qualities that make each one great in its own way. You may be wondering what is the difference between the VW Golf and VW Golf GTI? The largest difference between the two hatchbacks is what is under the hood. Keep reading to see more differences between the two.   (more…)

Volkswagen Introduces All-New 2017 Golf Alltrack

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
2017 volkswagen golf alltrack

2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Features and Engine Specs

The all-new model for 2017 is the Golf Alltrack which is compact wagon that shares the same build as the Golf family. Keep reading to see the 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack features and engine specs.  The 2017 Golf Alltrack will be equipped with a 1.8-liter four-cylinder TSI gasoline engine that is rated at 170 horsepower and 199 pound-feet of torque. At first, it will be available with a six-speed dual-clutch DSG automatic transmission and a six-speed manual transmission will be available at a later date. The Alltrack will have 4Motion all-wheel drive system and in normal driving, the Alltrack acts like a front-wheel drive car for better fuel economy but as soon as the system detects wheel slip, up to 50 percent of the drive torque can be shipped to the rear wheels.   (more…)