Are you counting down the days until the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI hits dealerships across the country? Well, you aren’t alone. Here at Dirito Brothers Volkswagen, we have been patiently (or maybe not) waiting for the arrival of this hot hatch to our lot. To hold you over, take a look at the pricing structure of the new Golf GTI below and then see which features and specs will have you storming our doors on arrival day.
Pricing Structure for 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI
The estimated starting MSRP* for the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI is as follows:
|2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI S||2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI SE||2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI Autobahn|
|DSG automatic transmission||$27,515||$31,570||$36,170|
2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI Features and Specs
If you are in the market for a 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI, you may be wondering about its performance specifications. The new Golf GTI gets an increase of power for 2018, with its updated EA888 2.0-liter TSI® turbocharged and direct-injection engine receiving a horsepower rating of 220 when outfitted with premium fuel. This engine also now comes with a unique Start/Stop system that helps the compact save on gas when the engine is idling, such as at a stoplight. The engine can either be paired with a six-speed manual or six-speed DSG automatic transmission.
Other notable features found standard on the 2018 Golf GTI include 18-inch summer performance tires, Clark Plaid seating surfaces, LED ambient lighting, and VW Car-Net App Connect with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Drivers who choose the Golf GTI SE trim will have KESSY keyless access with a push button start, as well as Forward Collision Warning, Autonomous Emergency Braking, and a Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert. Golf GTI Autobahn drivers get all the previously mentioned features standard plus a Fender Premium Audio system, leather seating surfaces, and Adaptive Cruise Control.
Do you want to be one of the first to try out the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI? Then get in touch with us here at Dirito Brothers Volkswagen and we will be happy to schedule you a test drive when it gets closer to the arrival date!
*Does not include destination charge or dealer fees. This information is preliminary and subject to change.