The Volkswagen Golf is arguably the most well known car around Europe and the world. We take a look at just why it is one of the best cars on our roads today.

Performance

The Volkswagen Golf has a number of variants making it one of the most versatile road cars. The 2.0 litre diesel engine producing 138 BHP variant is probably the most worthwhile purchasing in terms of economy and performance. Petrol variants include a 1.2 litre TSI producing 104 BHP and a 1.4 TSI variant producing 158 BHP.

The drive

The Volkswagen Golf offers a great drive. It’s family credentials are enhanced with the ride being superbly comfortable. The car grips the road very well and has wonderfully weighted steering. The Volkswagen Golf’s body control is quite impressive too.

Safety

The Volkswagen Golf is a very safe car to drive. The front, side and curtain airbags keeps everyone as protected as possible. Stability control keeps the car in balance during those awkward moments. Knee protection is also a major plus in terms of safety equipment.

The Volkswagen Golf is as mentioned before not only one of the most popular cars in the UK car market but in the world too. Many purchase the car yearly based upon it’s world class reputation and superb attributes. Many don’t even think twice before buying one. The car always performs well in the sales charts and will continue to do so for many years to come.

 

Some Volkswagen Golf variants and prices

  • Hatchback 1.2 TSI 85 S 3dr – £15,865
  • Hatchback 1.2 TSI 85 S 5dr – £16,450
  • Hatchback 1.2 TSI 105 S 3dr – £16,730
  • Hatchback 1.4 TSI 122 S 3dr – £17,245
  • Hatchback 1.6 TDI 90 S 3dr – £17,280
  • Hatchback 1.2 TSI 105 S 5dr – £17,315
  • Hatchback 1.4 TSI 122 S 5dr – £17,830
  • Hatchback 1.6 TDI 90 S 5dr – £17,865
  • Hatchback 2.0 TDI 140 Match 5dr – £21,105
  • Hatchback 2.0 TDI 140 BlueM Tech GT 3dr – £22,240
  • Hatchback 2.0 TSI 210 GTI 3dr – £25,320
  • Hatchback 2.0 TSI 210 GTI 5dr – £25,905
  • Hatchback 2.0 TSI 235 GTI Edition 35 3dr – £27,560
  • Hatchback 2.0 TSI 235 GTI Edition 35 5dr – £28,145
  • Hatchback 2.0 TSI 270 R 3dr – £31,435
  • Hatchback 2.0 TSI 270 R 5dr – £32,020