2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI Named Hatchback of the Year By Popular Mechanics

June 18th, 2019 by


The Volkswagen Golf GTI makes its second consecutive appearance as Popular Mechanics’ “Hatchback of the Year”. The magazine’s 2019 Automotive Excellence awards pays tribute to vehicles in numerous categories with advancements in automotive technology a key criteria. The iconic hatchback was found to deliver unsurpassed quality, top performance capabilities and available at an attractive price tag. Find the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Elmhurst, IL right here at Larry Roesch Volkswagen.


Progressive Automotive Engineering Powers Hatchback Performance

All the models in the new 2019 Golf GTI lineup is driven by a turbocharged 2.0-liter TSI® engine and are equipped with Golf R brakes. Additional powertrain plus points include: sport-inspired suspension for superior handling and cornering prowess and a torque-sensing limited-slip differential. Why not experience this power for yourself? Test drive new Volkswagen Golf GTI near Wheaton, IL today at our premier Larry Roesch Volkswagen.


Highlights of the 2019 Golf GTI Range

The latest Golf GTI model range encompasses four trim levels: S, SE, and Autobahn, as well as the limited-version GTI Rabbit Edition. Standard features on all trim levels (apart from S models where these are available in the optional package) include safety features such as Front Assist, Blind Spot Monitor, and Rear Traffic Alert. New standard features appear on the SE trim level that offers customers leather seating surfaces. SE model customers are also offered a new Experience Package option that shows off Fender® Premium Audio and DCC® adaptive damping system.

Consumers are offered the People First Warranty with the purchase of a Golf GTI. This warranty covers the first six years or first 72,000 miles of the vehicle’s service life and is transferable to subsequent owners during this period.


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