The Basics


Volkswagen Golf GTI

MSRP*from $33,465


* Based on SE



2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI

Modern automobiles have all kinds of features and capabilities, and it’s wise to ensure you’re getting everything you want in a car with no unwanted surprises along the way.

If you’ve been contemplating the 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI, for example, make sure you familiarize yourself with its specs.

Simple Specs

One of the most important things people want to know about the 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI is how it does in terms of gas mileage. The gas mileage, of course, will differ based on where you do most of your driving. But, you can expect around 29 mpg and 36 mpg.

This car also has a quality Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4, 1.4 L engine, a 4dr Car body, and the room to seat up to 5 passengers.

Transmission Specifications

The 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI showcases a Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic w/Tiptronic -inc: sport mode, Steering Wheel Mounted Shift Paddles, Engine Start-Stop System.

Engine Specifics

You’ve never experienced power like this before, thanks to the his 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4, 1.4 L engine.

Brakes Specs

On the 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI, you’ll ride in safety and style with Brakes-ABS.

Steering Specifics

Due to its Rack-Pinion steering, the 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI has a curb to curb turning diameter of 35.8 feet.

Tire and Wheel Specifications

Though tires are one of those vehicle aspects that can always be changed if desired, it’s still nice to know what you’re getting when you buy a new automobile.

With the 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI, you get a rear tire size of 16 X 6.5 inches and a spare tire size of Compact inches. The front tire size is 16 X 6.5 inches.

As for the wheels, you enjoy a front wheel size of 16 X 6.5 inches.

Suspension Specifics

The Golf GTI includes an integrated vehicle handling system that centrally coordinates all electromechanical running gear functions like steering, adaptive suspension, the electronic differential locks (XDS), and the lateral dynamics components of the adaptive chassis control (DCC). The suspension type it utilizes is Strut, and the axle ratio is 3.5.

Interior Details

In the front seat of the 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI, you’ll have 38.4 inches of head room, 55.9 inches of shoulder room, 41.2 inches of legroom, and 54.3 inches of hip room. Moving to the second seat, there are 38.1 inches of head room, 53.9 inches of shoulder room, 35.6 inches of legroom, and 51.5 inches of hip room.

Cargo Area Details

If carrying cargo is important to you, the entire Golf family enjoys large cargo holds, easy-to-fold seats, and useful in-cabin storage cubbies.  

Safety Specifications

Always be sure to carefully examine the safety features and specifications of any vehicle you are considering buying.

The 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI has a driver air bag, a passenger air bag, a front side air bag and 4-Wheel disc brakes. The automobile also has brake assist, electronic stability control, traction control, rollover protection system and child safety locks.

Final Specs

Wondering about trailering capacity? The 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI, when used with a dead weight hitch, has a maximum tongue weight of 3220 pounds and a maximum trailer weight of 3220 pounds. With a weight distributing hitch, on the other hand, it has a maximum tongue weight of 800 pounds.



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