2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI Folsom CA

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI overlooking a city

What do you get when you cross the Volkswagen Golf with a 2.0-liter TSI® turbocharged and direct-injection engine? The powerfully-equipped 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI of course! This fast and furious machine pulls out all the stops when it comes to performance, showing drivers that big things can come in small packages. Whether you are reveling in its 220 horsepower, relaxing in its available leather seating surfaces, or reaching out to your loved ones through handsfree Bluetooth connectivity, there are plenty of exciting times ahead when you drive a new Golf GTI.

Test Drive the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Folsom CA

New for 2018, the Golf GTI gets a variety of updated features and specs to help keep your daily drive from being standard. For example, all Golf GTI models feature LED Daytime Running Lights and taillights, with LED headlights coming standard on SE and Autobahn trims. Both the SE and Autobahn trims will also see the addition of new brakes; specifically, the same brakes that are found on the new Golf R. Additionally, all SE models now come standard with a sunroof. Finally, every 2018 Volkswagen comes with the new People First Warranty, which offers drivers a six-year or 72,000-miles bumper-to-bumper New Vehicle Limited Warranty.

Once inside the new Golf GTI, you will immediately notice it has been tailored to put an emphasis on convenience and comfort. Every knob, button, and shifter has been ergonomically placed to make it easier to access. The cabin features 93.5 cubic feet of interior space while offering passengers generous head and legroom, plus 52.7 cubic feet of cargo space when the back seats are pushed up. In terms of technology, the new Golf GTI comes available with only the best in intuitive convenience and safety features, including:

  • Climatronic dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Multi-function display and trip computer
  • LED ambient lighting and footwell lighting
  • KESSY keyless access with push button start
  • 8-inch infotainment touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert
  • And much more

If you would like to see the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI for yourself, schedule a test drive with us here at Folsom Lake Volkswagen!

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI on country road

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI Engine Specs and Performance Information

The new Volkswagen Golf GTI is about to hit dealerships anytime now and with it comes the pure, unadulterated power that can only found under the hood of a turbocharged hatchback. If you are interested in a Volkswagen Golf GTI but aren’t sure if you can handle all that get-up-and-go, take a look below as we explore its performance features and see if this hot hatch is right for you.

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