2016 Volkswagen Golf R

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MPG: 22 City / 31 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine: 2.0L Inline4, Turbocharged
Vehicle type: Compact Hatchback
Fuel type: Gasoline / 91 Octane
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual
Segment: High Performance
Basic warranty: 3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Drive type: All-Wheel Drive
Seating capacity: 5 Occupants
Safety rating: Not Available

Volkswagen Specs

Engine
Engine description
2.0L Inline4, Turbocharged
Required fuel rating
91 Octane
Fuel description
Gasoline
Engine compression ratio
9.6:1
Bore & stroke
3.25 in. x 3.65 in.
Engine horsepower
292 hp
Cam type
Dual Overhead Cam (DOHC)
Engine max horsepower
292 hp @ 5400 rpm
Fuel induction
Direct Injection (DI)
Torque
280 lb-ft
Number of valves
16
Max torque
280 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
Valve timing
Variable Valve Timing
Transmission & drive type
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drive type
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel economy
standard drivetrain
MPG: 22 City / 31 Hwy / 25 Comb
2.0L Inline4, Turbocharged / 6-Speed Manual / Gasoline / 91 Octane
Specifications

Length 14 ft. 0.4 in.

Silhouette side

Height 4 ft. 8.5 in.

Width 5 ft. 10.8 in.

Silhouette front
Aerodynamic drag:
0.32 Cd
Front track:
5 ft. 0.7 in.
Ground clearance:
0 ft. 4.8 in.
Height:
4 ft. 8.5 in.
Length:
14 ft. 0.4 in.
Maximum seating:
5
Rear track:
4 ft. 11.7 in.
Standard seating:
5
Wheelbase:
8 ft. 7.5 in.
Width:
5 ft. 10.8 in.
Front head room:
38.4 in.
Front leg room:
41.2 in.
Front shoulder room:
55.9 in.
Maximum cargo volume:
52.7 cu. ft.
Passenger volume:
93.5 cu. ft.
Rear head room:
38.1 in.
Rear leg room:
35.6 in.
Rear shoulder room:
53.9 in.
Standard cargo volume:
22.8 cu. ft.
Acceleration (0 - 60 mph):
5.3 secs.
Tires:
225/40R18 H
Tires (rear):
225/40R18 H
Turning circle:
35.8 ft.
Wheel size:
18.0 x 7.5
Wheel size (rear):
18.0 x 7.5
Fuel tank capacity:
14.5 gal.
Payload:
988 lbs.
Weight:
3305 lbs.
Weight (gvwr):
4343 lbs.
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Volkswagen Pricing

Base price
MSRP
$37,895
Destination charge
$820
Invoice
$36,379
Gas guzzler tax
Not Applicable
Warranty
Basic warranty
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Powertrain warranty
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Available options
MSRP
Invoice
Luggage net
Luggage net

Includes luggage net for securing items in the cargo area.

$ 100
$ 80
Golf carpeted mats
Golf carpeted mats

Includes a set of 4 Mojo carpeted mats with 'R' logo and heavy duty trunk liner with cargo organizer blocks.

$ 235
$ 185
Driver assistance package
Driver assistance package

Includes adaptive cruise control, front and rear parking sensors, front traffic monitoring with autonomous emergency braking, blind spot alert with cross traffic monitoring, and land departure warning system.

$ 1,295
$ 1,114
First aid kit
$ 35
$ 25
Roadside assistance kit
Roadside assistance kit

Includes booster cables, warning triangle, LED flashlight, multi-tool, work gloves, PVC tape, blanket, poncho, whistle, cable ties and assorted bandages.

$ 85
$ 65
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Volkswagen Features

Comfort
Comfort features
Shift knob trim: Leather
Foot pedal trim: Alloy
Door sill trim: Illuminated scuff plate
Dash trim: Simulated carbon fiber
Floor mats: Front, Rear
Reading lights: Front, Rear
Cargo area floor mat(optional)
Door trim: Simulated carbon fiber
Steering wheel trim: Leather
Air conditioning
Front air conditioning: Automatic climate control
Front air conditioning zones: Dual
Air filtration
Headrests
Front headrests: Adjustable
Rear headrests: Adjustable
Seating
Driver seat
Driver seat power adjustments: 12, Lumbar, Reclining
Driver seat: Heated
Passenger seat
Passenger seat power adjustments: Reclining
Passenger seat: Heated
Passenger seat manual adjustments: Lumbar
Rear seats
Rear seat folding: Split
Armrests: Rear center folding with pass-thru
Seats
Rear vents: Second row
Driver seat power adjustments: Height
Upholstery: Leather
Front headrests: 2
Rear headrests: 3
Rear seat type: 60-40 split bench
Passenger seat manual adjustments: 8, Height
Front seat type: Sport bucket
Seatbelts
Seatbelt pretensioners: Front
Rear seatbelts: 3-point
Seatbelt force limiters: Front
Convenience
Convenience features
Steering wheel mounted controls: Audio, Cruise control, Multi-function, Phone, Voice recognition
Camera system: Rearview
Power steering: Variable/speed-proportional
Cupholders: Front, Rear
Cruise control: Adaptive(optional)
Power outlet(s): 12v cargo area, 12v front
Center console: Front console with armrest and storage
Multi-function remote: Panic alarm, Proximity entry system, Trunk release
First aid kit(optional)
Steering wheel: Tilt and telescopic
Storage: Cooled compartment
In-car technology
Audio system
Satellite radio: Siriusxm
In-dash cd: Mp3 playback, Single disc
Radio: Am/fm, Hd radio, Touch screen display
Subwoofer: 1
Premium brand speakers: Fender
Premium brand: Fender
Auxiliary audio input: Bluetooth, Jack, Memory card slot, Usb
Voice recognition
Total speakers: 8
Telematics
Satellite communications: Car-net
Wireless data link: Bluetooth
Navigation system: Touch screen display, Voice recognition
Instrumentation
Multi-function display
External temperature display
Fuel economy display: Mpg, Range
In car entertainment
Infotainment: Android auto ready, Apple carplay ready
Connected in-car apps: App marketplace integration
Exterior
Windows
One-touch windows: 4
Wheels
Wheels: Alloy
Tires and rims
Tire pressure monitoring system
Warnings and reminders: Tire fill alert
Spare tire kit: Inflator kit
Tire type: Summer performance
Lights
Headlight cleaners: High pressure washers
Ambient lighting
Headlights: Adaptive, Auto delay off, Automatic high beam dimmer, Auto on/off, Dusk sensing, Hid/xenon, Self-leveling
Daytime running lights: Led
Doors
Liftgate window: Fixed
Rear door type: Liftgate
Exterior features
Rear spoiler: Roofline
Chassis & suspension
Suspension
Rear suspension classification: Independent
Front shock type: Gas
Front stabilizer bar
Driver adjustable suspension: Ride control
Rear stabilizer bar
Active suspension
Front struts: Macpherson
Tuned suspension: Sport
Suspension control: Electronic
Rear suspension type: Multi-link
Front suspension classification: Independent
Rear shock type: Gas
Powertrain & drivetrain
Drivetrain
Locking differential: Center
Engine
Push-button start
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Volkswagen Colors

Exterior
Deep black pearl
Tornado red
Limestone grey metallic
Oryx white pearl
Lapiz blue metallic
Interior
Black
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Volkswagen Safety

Safety ratings
Source
Rating category
Rating score
NHTSA
Overall rating
NHTSA
Front impact: overall rating
NHTSA
Front impact: driver
NHTSA
Front impact: passenger
NHTSA
Side impact: overall rating
NHTSA
Side vehicle impact: driver
NHTSA
Side vehicle impact: rear passenger
NHTSA
Side pole impact: driver
NHTSA
Side impact: combined rear
NHTSA
Vehicle rollover rating
AutoWeb
Overall safety rating
Safety: standard features
Airbags
Side curtain airbags
Front, rear
Front airbags
Dual
Side airbags
Front
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Brakes
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Power brakes
Braking assist
Painted brake calipers
Abs
4-wheel
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Rear brake type
Ventilated disc
Hill holder control
Child safety
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Child safety door locks
Locks
Power door locks
Auto-locking
Mirrors
Side mirror adjustments
Power, manual folding
Dimming rearview mirror
Auto
Vanity mirrors
Dual illuminating
Side mirrors
Integrated turn signals, heated
Safety
Safety brake pedal system
Rearview monitor
In dash
Security
Anti-theft system
Alarm, engine immobilizer
Stability and traction
Stability control
Automatic brake differential, electronic
Traction control
Safety: optional features
Safety
Autonomous braking
Blind spot safety
Sensor/alert
Cross traffic alert
Rear
Lane deviation sensors
Parking sensors
Rear, front
Pre-collision warning system
Visual warning, audible warning
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Volkswagen Golf R Select a Style:

Style
MPG
Engine
MSRP
AWD 4dr Hatchback
AWD 4dr Hatchback
2.0L I4 Turbo 6M
MPG 22 City / 31 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine 2.0L Inline4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 35,650
AWD 4dr Hatchback
AWD 4dr Hatchback
2.0L I4 Turbo 6A
MPG 23 City / 30 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine 2.0L Inline4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 36,750
AWD 4dr Hatchback w/DCC, Navigation
AWD 4dr Hatchback
w/DCC, Navigation
2.0L I4 Turbo 6M
MPG 22 City / 31 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine 2.0L Inline4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 37,895
AWD 4dr Hatchback w/DCC, Navigation
AWD 4dr Hatchback
w/DCC, Navigation
2.0L I4 Turbo 6A
MPG 23 City / 30 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine 2.0L Inline4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 38,995