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2019 Volkswagen Golf engine performance and efficiency 

The Volkswagen Golf is one of the best-performing models in the lineup. Anyone who wants a little thrill in their drive and a touch of style ought to love the VW Golf. Just how powerful is it? How efficient is it? Check out details on its engine specs below. 

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What engine does the 2019 Volkswagen Golf have? red volkswagen golf parked in front of new york skyline

Drivers of the 2019 Golf can all enjoy a 1.4-liter inline four-cylinder (I-4) turbocharged engine powered by 147 horses. Two different transmissions are available. Drivers can select either a six-speed manual transmission or an eight-speed automatic transmission. Both options come with overdrive. Front-wheel drive is the only available drivetrain. On the efficiency side of things, the Golf is remarkable. Divers can average up to 37 highway mpg, 29 city mpg, and 32 combined mpg. The Golf is very fun to drive and it will do its part to save you money at the gas pumps! It also comes available with great driver assistance technologies including adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, and more. 

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Get the 2019 Volkswagen Golf in San Juan Capistrano, CA 

Come on down to Capistrano Volkswagen to learn more about the 2019 VW Golf and what it can do for you. We can talk about available features, color options, pricing details, as well as financing and leasing options. The Volkswagen Golf truly epitomizes what it means to be a sports car. Its hatchback design gives it added practicality and a fresh sense of style. Come check it out for yourself! We will happily get you set up with a test drive. 

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