2018 Volkswagen Golf R Santa Monica CA

Side View of Blue 2018 Volkswagen Golf R

With its powerful engine, excellent handling, and all-wheel drive system, the 2018 Volkswagen Golf R will provide you endless hours of driving exhilaration. When you add in its stylish design, versatility, and comfortable and technologically-sophisticated cabin, car shoppers in the Santa Monica-area are given an incredible choice for the sport compact hatchback segment.

The 2018 Volkswagen Golf R boasts incredible performance. It is powered by the turbocharged TSI 2.0-liter engine, which generates a robust 292 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque and gets an estimated highway fuel economy of 29 mpg. With this sophisticated powerplant, the Golf R achieves the 0 – 60 mph sprint in under five seconds. If you desire a pure driving experience, you can get the six-speed manual transmission. For a more practical ride, you can get the available seven-speed DSG automatic transmission, which has a Stop-Start system for improving fuel economy while the car is idling. For sure-footed traction and optimum handling, the Golf R comes standard with the 4Motion all-wheel drive system.

Test Drive the 2018 VW Golf R in the Los Angeles-Area

Volkswagen infused the 2018 Golf R with a high level of safety. Along with its six airbags, it comes standard with a multitude of electronic safety aids and driver assistance features, including Electronic Stability Control, a rearview camera, the Automatic Post-Collision Braking System, the Intelligent Crash Response System, and Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring.

Inside the Golf R, the ergonomically-designed sport seats with 12-way power adjustment offer a high level of comfort for your drives, while the leather seating surfaces add an element of refinement. Your driving command center is the Volkswagen Digital Cockpit, which has a high-resolution 12.3-inch color screen for displaying the driving, performance, and navigation information. And with the MIB II infotainment system, you'll have access to a wide range of useful apps, services, and features, including Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration.

Would you like to enjoy the exhilarating driving experience of the 2018 VW Golf R? Come check out this high-performance hatchback at Volkswagen of Santa Monica!