2016 VOLKSWAGEN GTI SPECIFICATIONS

Specifications

Specs Overview

  • Price (MSRP)
    $ 28,595
    Fuel Type
    unleaded
  • Engine Name
    Engine: 2.0L In-Line 4 and Variable Valve Timing
    Transmission Name
    Transmission, 6 Speed Manual
  • Trim
    2.0 TSI (Manual) 2-Door Hatchback
    Standard L/100km
    9.4 City / 6.9 Hwy
  • Horsepower
    210@4300
    Drivetrain
    2WD
  • Body Style
    Hatchback
    Seating Capacity (Std/Max)
    5/5
Safety

Safety Ratings

  • IIHS Moderate Overlap Front Test
    Good
    NHTSA Frontal Crash Rating
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Good
    NHTSA Side Impact
  • IIHS Side Impact
    Good
    IIHS Rood Strength
    N/A
  • IIHS Rear Crash Protect/Head Restraint Rating
    Good
Rebates

Rebates

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2016 Volkswagen GTI News and Reviews

8 Things to Consider When Shopping for a Hot Hatch

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15 Performance Cars That Fly Under the Radar

When thinking of performance cars, the immediate ones that come to mind are aggressive machines that blow everyone else's doors off and draw attention from the police. However, what if you want something a little more subdued? A car that's understated but carries a big stick, maybe? Well, you can have that, as well. Many cars available today will give…
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Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport S Debuts, Sets Nürburgring Lap Record

The Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport S made its official debut at Wrthersee this week. The new hot hatch also just broke the record for front-wheel-drive production cars on the Nrburgring Nordschleife with a lap time of 7 minutes, 49.21 seconds.The model benefits from Michelin Sport Cup 2 tires, 19-inch alloy wheels, and a few other exterior modifications, but most changes…
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305-HP Volkswagen GTI Clubsport S Coming to Worthersee

American Volkswagen enthusiasts were already pretty darn jealous of Europe's GTI Clubsport, and the envy level is only about to increase. Volkswagen confirmed today that it will reveal a 305-hp version of the Clubsport at the annual Wrthersee tuner festival on May 4.Volkswagen says that the new variant will be a "full-production Golf," rather than a limited-run special, and that…
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Safety on the Podium: The Safest of the Best

When Motor Trend gets a group of vehicles together, you know you're going to see a podium filled with the absolute best vehicles in the segment. Our winners are chosen based on our exacting standards. We took a look back at recent winners to see how many have kept up with the tightening safety criteria introduced by the U.S. Insurance…
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