2009 Volkswagen GTI User Reviews

2009 Volkswagen GTI Top Comparisons

Users ranked 2009 Volkswagen GTI against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

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    Displaying 11 - 20 of 22 2009 Volkswagen GTI reviews.

    2009 Volkswagen GTI 2.0TReview
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    Great — Amazing car great handeling, and performance is very good. I would recomend any one to buy the GTI... The looks attract alot of people... Its not one of the best sports cars but it is def great car for its price..

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Looks and Performance

    Cons: Interior

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    2009 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 2 Dr PZEVReview
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    Alsome Car — Its a great car its manual transmission is so good and the turbo makes it even better i like the 2 door and also the audio system is great and the perofrmance is so much better than any car you would drive

    Pros: everything

    Cons: nothing

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    2009 Vw Gti 2.0 Turbo - Autobahn Edition — Autobahn Package includes a higher top speed limiter, 18 wheels with summer semi-slick tires, performance bucket seats, and VW premium navigation with 30g hard drive. It is a great cruiser and also a lot of fun around the bends. LOVE IT

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: hauls ass, flat cornering, great seats, great steering, DSG is divine

    Cons: traction control cuts in too soon on hard acceleration

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    2009 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 2 DrReview
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    ... — Its handling is awesome and it picks up speed really fast, shifts through the gears well. Never gone in for repairs, 2 door which is awesome and has black tint. I get around 240 miles per tank if i drive normally, its an awesome car to drive especially when dicing other cars!

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Looks good and goes fast enough!

    Cons: None!!!

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    2009 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 2 DrReview
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    Freaking Awesome! — Great performance, excellent torque in the low RPM range. Good bang for your buck performance. Good fuel efficiency. The DSG (Direct Shift Gearbox) transmission is AMAZING!!!!!...best tranny in a car under $100,000. I swear by it. If you buy this car you have to get the DSG!

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Fun as hell to drive, especially with the DSG transmission.

    Cons: It doesn't come with Homelink.

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    2009 Volkswagen GTIReview
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    Awesome — awesome......The GTI is a great all-around sporty car. Good power, no turbo lag, good handling, nice interior with lots of room, good fuel economy, and it feels & drives like a more expensive vehicle. It may not have the outright power of a WRX, but the refinement and fun are a great combination for me. It handles great, is quiet going down the road. It inspires confidence on back roads, and never feels like you are asking it to do something it doesn't want to.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: accelaration and handling

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    2009 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 2 DrReview
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    Good Summer Car, Not The Best Winter Whip But Great Daily Driver...mpg & Performance — get new tires off the bat for starters. With a chip, it will be as fast as an S4. The inside is pretty good quality, there is a ton of features on this car and for a decent price. Mine averages 32 mpg all around, if i drive nicely or 27 mpg if i beat the piss out of it. No cost maintenance warrant is pretty cool. I love to drive it hard into a corner, and then accelerate hard out. It really is a little rocketship.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: The Complete Package

    Cons: SUCKS IN THE WINTER!

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    2009 Volkswagen GTI 2.0TReview
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    Golf Gti — This is probably the best hatchback I've ever driven! The speed and the handling is awesome! I don't even have to worry about the built quality, it's stable. The maintenance is average and easy to find the accessories for the car. It's very fun to drive!

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Speed

    Cons: Fast and handling is good

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    2009 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T PZEVReview
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    Rocket On Wheels Baby..... — I've had it one and a half days now. I haven't even played with all the cool features yet!!! So far.... LOVING IT. VW thought of absolutely everything. I couldn't have equipped it better myself. Fast like a friggin' rocket on wheels!!!!

    Pros: so far everything

    Cons: Well, black is hard to keep clean but doesn't exactly suck!

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    2009 Volkswagen GTI 2.0TReview
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    Volkswagen Mkv Gti 2.0t — - Acceleration is very good in the first 3 gears - Braking is solid - Handles like a Porsche Cayman - Build quality is great - very well put together. - Exterior appearance isn't perfect but its sporty. Interior is gorgeous. - Cost of ownership - not much at all. - Extremely fun to drive.

    Pros: Handling, Braking, Acceleration, Sound

    Cons: Exterior shape

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    2013 Volkswagen GTI Reviews

    Perfect Jack Of All Trades By ErroneousRex

    This is a beautiful package of a vehicle. Funto drive, stylish, comfortable, efficient, and well built, the GTI consistently surprises. It can handle the turns with ease while comfortably seating 4 fu... Read More

    Love My Gti! By photofinishstudio

    I love the stylish look. Just the right size. Fast pick up response. Stereo sounds great. I get 300 miles on a full tank. This is the first car which my dog actually enjoys riding in the back seat. ... Read More

    2012 Volkswagen GTI Reviews

    Great Car Would Buy It Again By shabra

    I like everything about my GTI handles awesome great car. I would recommend a friend and family. this car was awesome loved how it drives how it sounds and gas saver plus it is very fast car you would... Read More

    Great Little Car By Troyboy2

    The golf GTI is an excellent little car. With the hatchback you can carry lots of stuff in it. It's comfortable, gets about 30 miles per gallon and has the power to pass people at will. My only proble... Read More

    2011 Volkswagen GTI Reviews

    For The Kid, And Adult In All Of Us By Damon

    the 2011 gti has enough power, taut handling and aggressive style to appease the eighteen year old kid in me, yet the lines are refined, and the interior is upscale enough to be suitable for the resp... Read More

    Great Day-to-day Commuter By alexofdodd

    Love my VW it is such a nicely balanced vehicle and really impressed me with it's stability at the limits and in snow. Can almost run with the Subarus when fitted with snow tires. VW-please fix the Bl... Read More

    2010 Volkswagen GTI Reviews

    Practical Hot Hatch By hshamilt

    Plenty of cargo space. Nice interior. Very sporty. The only weak spot is that it is front wheel drive only. All wheel drive really should be an option. There also should be higher horsepower opti... Read More

    My Great Little Car By ersid

    Its a very cool car for young people. It has an exhaust that sound amazing(never boring). It very fast in the corners the car sticks to the road picks up very qucik and for a four door it small which ... Read More

    2008 Volkswagen GTI Reviews

    Overall Very Impressed With The Build Quality, Reliability, And Performance. By David

    I love the engine and transmission combo in this car, and it's also the best handling car I've ever owned. You do need to purchase a couple of specialized tools for maintenance, but otherwise it has ... Read More

    Hot Hatch!! It Feels Like A Hatchback Should. By Elmir

    I love most everything on this car except for one thing and that's the tail lights. I think Volkswagen could have done better with the tail lights. I just didn't like the crystal red tails that they p... Read More

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