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Volkswagen e-Golf
2019 Volkswagen e-Golf
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$31,895
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.4
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Volkswagen Golf R
2019 Volkswagen Golf R
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$40,395
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.9
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Overview

Engine
Electric
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
Single Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 126 MPG
Hwy: 111 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
52.7 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
52.7 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
Electric
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
134 hp
288 hp @ 5400 rpm
Torque
214 lb-ft
280 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
Transmission
Single Speed Automatic
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
35.8 ft
35.8 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
19" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
19" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P205/55HR16
P235/35YR19
Rear Tire
P205/55HR16
P235/35YR19

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
119 MPG
24 MPG
City
126 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
111 MPG
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
N/A
7.4 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
14.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
N/A
304.5 miles
Cruising Range Highway
N/A
420.5 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
168.1 in
168.4 in
Height
57.2 in
56.5 in
Max Width
70.8 in
70.8 in
Front Width
60.8 in
60.7 in
Rear Width
59.5 in
59.7 in
Wheelbase
103.5 in
103.5 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
4.8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.2 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.4 in
38.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.9 in
55.9 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.6 in
35.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.1 in
38.1 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
53.9 in
53.9 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,455 lbs
3,300 lbs

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
22.8 ft³
22.8 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
52.7 ft³
52.7 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Atlantic Blue Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Indium Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Urano Gray
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Indium Gray Metallic
  • Lapiz Blue Metallic
  • Oryx White Pearl
  • Tornado Red

Standard Interior Materials

  • Titan Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Titan Black, Perforated Leather Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
6 Years / 72,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
6 Years / 72,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
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