2018 Volkswagen Golf Roanoke VA
When many people think of the Volkswagen brand, the most identifiable vehicle is easily the Beetle. It’s the Golf, however, that has consistently been the most practical vehicle since it was first introduced. This hatchback is so useful for everyday driving needs, that it has spawned a whole family of options. It all started with the Golf.
The 2018 Volkswagen Golf comes to shoppers in Roanoke VA with a few minor changes to its appearance and a new high-value People First Warranty. When it comes to features, the vehicle also gains a larger infotainment screen for easy viewing as you hit the road.
What else do you need to know about the 2018 VW Golf? It’s turbocharged, spacious and available in two trim levels.
Features in the 2018 VW Golf
A simplified lineup makes it easy to choose the 2018 VW Golf that’s right for you. Rather than placing all members of the Golf family under one umbrella, Volkswagen makes it easy for you to quickly identify models that are sportier or more spacious. The standard VW Golf is your practical commuter car. The hatchback has unfalteringly provided a spacious option for decades, and this has often made it the go-to for those who prefer a roomier cargo area.
Under the hood of the 2018 Volkswagen Golf is a 1.8-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder TSI engine that offers up 170 horsepower and 199 pound-feet of torque. It comes standard with a five-speed manual transmission, but a six-speed automatic is also available.
Let’s talk interior space. The passenger volume for the 2018 Volkswagen Golf sits at 93.5 cubic feet, which is spacious for a compact car. It’s the cargo room that truly impresses, however, as the Golf offers 22.8 cubic feet with the seats upright and an impressive 52.7 cubic feet with the rear seats folded flat.
New for the model year is a now standard 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The SE trim, which replaces the Wolfsburg, now has an 8-inch touchscreen display.
Curious about the 2018 Volkswagen Golf? Stop by First Team Volkswagen for a test drive.