2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI Fresno CA

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI overlooking a city

They don't call it the original "hot hatch" for nothing! Say hello to the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI, a dynamic VW hatchback that is as powerful as it is polished. This vehicle pulls out all the stops when it comes to providing its driver with only the best in riveting performance specifications. Available in three trims (S, SE and Autobahn), the new Golf GTI really knows how to deliver thanks to a compact 2.0-liter TSI® turbocharged and direct-injection engine that can reach a horsepower rating of 220 and a torque rating of 258 lb-ft. When paired with the six-speed manual transmission, the new Golf GTI is able to reach an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 25 miles per gallon in the city and 33 miles per gallon on the highway. When paired with Volkswagen's available six-speed DSG automatic transmission, the new Golf GTI is able to reach an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 24 miles per gallon in the city and 32 miles per gallon on the highway.



Test Drive the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Fresno CA

Not only is the new Golf GTI fast and efficient, but it is also smart, too. This vehicle comes available with only the best in intuitive technology, from driver assistive features to fun infotainment and everything in between. For example, both the SE and Autobahn trims come standard with Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring, which works to automatically recognize when an impact may happen and attempts to minimize damage by slowing the vehicle down before the collision. Other notable standard or available safety features include:

  • Rearview Camera
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert
  • Hill Hold Control
  • Automatic Post-Collision Braking System
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • And more

If you would like to see the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI in person, schedule a test drive with us today at Michael Volkswagen!

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI on country road

Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI here at Michael Volkswagen!

If you’ve been patiently waiting for the arrival of the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI, you aren’t alone. This amazing hot hatch knows no bounds when it comes to sporty performance thanks to its riveting engine and the new addition of various mechanical enhancements. Take a look below as we explore all the best features on the new Golf GTI and see if its powerfully-raw driving aspects are right for you.

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