The 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI combines the stylish and versatile hatchback design of the iconic VW Golf with a powerful turbocharged engine, resulting in an exceptional driving experience. Here at Pacific Volkswagen, we invite Torrance-area compact car shoppers to come get behind the wheel of the phenomenal VW Golf GTI!
Under the hood of the Golf GTI is the state-of-the-art 2.0-liter TSI turbocharged engine. With its direct-injection technology, it delivers 220 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. Even with this high of an output, the Golf GTI is still very efficient, with an estimated highway fuel economy of up to 34 mpg. Buyers of the Golf GTI have a choice of either the six-speed manual transmission or six-speed DSG dual-clutch automatic transmission, which has a launch control feature.
Excellent Driving Characteristics of the 2018 VW Golf GTI
The impressive driving characteristics of the Golf GTI can also be attributed to the XDS®+ Cross Differential System, which utilizes wheel sensors to aid handling. Drivers of the Golf GTI can also customize their driving experience with different settings on the Driving Mode Selection feature, including “Normal,” “Sport,” and “Individual.” Additionally, the Golf GTI offers a plethora of advanced driving assistance technologies, including Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert, Park Distance Control, Autonomous Emergency Braking, and Lane Departure Warning.
When you're on your exhilarating drives, you can stay comfortable in the refined and surprisingly spacious cabin of the Golf GTI. It has a total interior volume of 93.5 cu-ft, with plenty of legroom and headroom. The Golf GTI offers an abundance of storage space as well, with a maximum cargo capacity of 52.7 cu-ft. Also, the 60/40 split enables you to have flexible cargo configurations.
Whether you're a "hot hatch" shopper from Torrance, Long Beach, Hermosa Beach, El Segundo, or elsewhere in the South Bay of Los Angeles, we're confident you'll have a joyous time driving the 2018 VW Golf GTI. Come experience it for yourself at Pacific Volkswagen!