With its powerful turbocharged engine, advanced performance technologies, and stylish and versatile hatchback design, the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI delivers an outstanding driving experience. To see how much the new Golf GTI costs, read more.
2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI Trims and Pricing
Buyers of the 2019 VW Golf GTI have a choice of four trims: S, Rabbit Edition, SE, and Autobahn. Each trim offers the choice of a manual transmission or DSG automatic transmission. Pricing starts at $27,595 MSRP for the S Manual, up to $37,095 MSRP for the top-of-the-line Autobahn Automatic.
S Manual: $27,595
S Automatic: $28,695
Rabbit Edition Manual: $28,895
Rabbit Edition Automatic: $29,995
SE Manual: $31,795
SE Automatic: $32,895
Autobahn Manual: $35,995
Autobahn Automatic: $37,095
What new features does the 2019 VW Golf GTI offer?
The biggest news for the Golf GTI for the 2019 model-year is the new heritage-inspired Rabbit Edition, which is slotted between the S and SE in the Golf GTI trim lineup. The limited-edition model features Rabbit-badged seat tags, a black rear spoiler, 18-inch gloss black aluminum-alloy wheels, red-stitched floor mats, and black mirror caps. Technologies for the Rabbit Edition include KESSY keyless access with push-button start, LED headlights with the Adaptive Front-lighting System, Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert, and Front Assist.
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In addition to the new Rabbit Edition trim, the SE trim gets newly-standard leather seating surfaces, as well as a newly-available Experience Package, which includes DCC chassis control and the Fender Premium Audio system. All 2019 Golf GTI trims come equipped with the retuned 2.0-liter 4-cylinder TSI turbocharged engine. It produces an output of 228 horsepower, which is an 8-hp increase over the previous model-year.