2018 Volkswagen Golf Performance Specs
2018 VW Golf Delivers Power and Efficiency in Equal measure
VW Golf Engine
The 2018 Golf offers a 1.8L, inline four cylinder, 16V, turbocharged and intercooled, DI engine. This engine delivers 170 hp @ 4500 rpm and 184 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm. For a 1.8L engine, you’re receiving excellent value in the horsepower and torque departments.
VW Golf MPG
Thanks to its remarkable efficiency technologies, the 2018 Volkswagen Golf achieves 34 mpg on the highway** and 25 mpg in the city** for a combined 29 mpg**. You’ll save money at the gas pump without needing to sacrifice the impressive acceleration and horsepower the turbocharged 1.8L engine provides.
VW Golf Transmission
The 2018 Golf offers an available 6-speed automatic transmission for improved acceleration and gear changing. For drivers who want more control, this transmissions may shift manually thanks to the innovative Tiptronic mode. For those drivers who want even more fun, Sport mode is a great choice.
VW Golf Sport Mode
Sport mode is an automatic transmission mode that keeps the transmission in gear longer. This can help improve acceleration. While fuel economy will decline in this mode, you’ll enjoy having lots of fun with the sporty feeling it provides.
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