2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI Pricing and New Features
When you combine the style, refinement and versatility of the iconic Volkswagen Golf with a powerful engine and sporty driving characteristics, you get the fun-to-drive 2018 VW Golf GTI. Read more to find out about the pricing and new features of the new Golf GTI.
2018 VW Golf GTI Trims and MSRP
The 2018 VW Golf is offered in three trims: S, SE and Autobahn. Each of the trims offers a choice of either the 6-speed manual transmission or 6-speed DSG automatic with Tiptronic shifting. All Golf models are powered by the 2.0-liter TSI turbocharged four-cylinder engine, which delivers 220 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque, and an estimated fuel economy of 25 city/33 hwy mpg with the manual transmission (24 city/32 hwy with the automatic). Pricing starts at $26,415 MSRP for the Golf GTI 2.0T S (manual), up to $36,170 MSRP for the Golf GTI 2.0T Autobahn (automatic). Please note: Pricing does not include the $850 destination charge.
2.0T S (manual): $26,415
2.0T S (automatic): $27,515 [/bscolumns][bscolumns class=”one_third”]
2.0T SE (manual): $30,470
2.0T SE (automatic): $31,570 [/bscolumns][bscolumns class=”one_third_last”]
2.0T Autobahn (manual): $35,070
2.0T Autobahn (automatic): $36,170 [/bscolumns][bscolumns class=”clear”][/bscolumns]
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Changes and New Features for 2018 VW Golf GTI
The Golf GTI sees a number of changes for the 2018 model-year. It boasts improved performance, with a 10-hp output increase for its re-engineered 2.0-liter TSI turbocharged engine. Also, on Golf GTI models with the DSG transmission, there is a new Start-Stop System for better efficiency during city driving. For the exterior, the Golf GTI has a redesigned bumper, as well as new LED daytime running lights, LED license plate lights and LED taillights. Additionally, all Golf GTI models come with the backing of a new 6-year/72,000-mile bumper-to-bumper Limited Warranty.
With many new features across the trim lineup, the 2018 VW Golf offers more value. The Golf S trim now comes standard with automatic headlights, rain-sensing windshield wipers and a Composition Color 6.5-inch screen, while the Golf GTI SE features a larger Composition Media 8-inch screen, LED headlights, Pedestrian Monitoring, and Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert. The top-of-the-line Golf GTI Autobahn builds upon that with an auto-dimming rearview mirror and a larger 8-inch screen for the Discover Media Navigation System.
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