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1994 Volkswagen Corrado
2 Dr SLC Hatchback
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,548
2019 Volkswagen Golf R
4-Door AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$39,139
11 listings nationwide

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1994 Volkswagen Corrado
2 Dr SLC Hatchback

The Volkswagen Corrado received a few minor updates for the 1994 model year, which would be the vehicle's final year in production. The standard engine was still the 178-horsepower, 2....

2019 Volkswagen Golf R
4-Door AWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

Volkswagen introduces a number of changes to keep the Golf R fresh for 2019. Exclusive styling elements for the 2019 Golf R include new 19-inch alloy wheels, black brake calipers with...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1994 Volkswagen Corrado
2 Dr SLC Hatchback
55
David 1994 Volkswagen Corrado 2 Dr SLC HatchbackReview:

Amazing Car — i have always wanted a vr6 corrado since i passed my test and when i got the chance i had to take i...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

25
Damien 1994 Volkswagen Corrado 2 Dr SLC HatchbackReview:

I Just Love It Wont Change It Plus Its Becoming Very Rare — Its a very nice car to look at but its quite a heavy and tireing car to drive and its a bit hard to ...

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

35
Zack 1994 Volkswagen Corrado 2 Dr SLC HatchbackReview:

Sweet — i love this car. great project stops great runs great a little heavy on the track but amazing daily...

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

2019 Volkswagen Golf R
4-Door AWD
GuruSNZLZ writes:
Good at all..just not the best.
Would Buy Ranked 2017 Ford Focus ST worse.
"The all wheel drive is the cherry on top. This car will get you home in any situation."
Guru14LVR writes:
Power Ranked 2019 Honda Civic Type R Touring FWD better.
"Power "
Handling Ranked 2019 Honda Civic Type R Touring FWD better.
"Handling "
DviusMusic writes:
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Honda Civic Type R worse.
"Napa Leather."
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Honda Civic Type R worse.
"All the added options like AWD and Leather and the warranty makes it worth the extra $7,000 or so"

Specs

1994 Volkswagen Corrado
2 Dr SLC Hatchback
2019 Volkswagen Golf R
4-Door AWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
--
21 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
--
29 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
178 hp @ 5,800 RPM
178 hp @ 5,800 RPM
288 hp @ 5,400 RPM
288 hp @ 5,400 RPM
Torque
177 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
177 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
280 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
280 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
--
9.6:1
9.6:1
Displacement
2,800 cc
2,800 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
--
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.7 in 41.2 in
Back Legroom 31.2 in 35.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 22.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 959 lbs
Exterior
Length 159.4 in 168.4 in
Width 66.5 in 70.8 in
Height 51.9 in 56.5 in
Wheelbase 97.2 in 103.5 in

Available Options

1994 Volkswagen Corrado
2 Dr SLC Hatchback
2019 Volkswagen Golf R
4-Door AWD

Exterior Colors

  • 91 Blue
  • Anthracite Metallic
  • Azure Blue Pearl
  • Bordeaux Red Pearl
  • Caribbean
  • Caribbean Green
  • Cliff Green
  • Copper Orange Metallic
  • Curry Yellow
  • Dark Burgundy Pearl
  • Dark Violet Pearl
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Dust Gray
  • FUTURA Yellow Metallic
  • GINSTER Yellow
  • Graphite Metallic
  • Hot Chili Pearl
  • Ice Blue
  • Indium Gray Metallic
  • Inky Blue Pearl
  • Irish Green
  • Jazz Blue Pearl
  • Lapiz Blue Metallic
  • Magma Orange
  • Mars Red
  • Mocha Anthracite Metallic
  • Moss Green Metallic
  • Mystic Blue Pearl
  • NOGARO Blue Pearl
  • Oryx White Pearl
  • Oxide Red
  • Prussian Blue Metallic
  • Racing Green
  • Raspberry Red
  • Reseda Green
  • SARANTOS TURQOUISE
  • Slate Gray
  • Squirrel Gray
  • Star Blue Metallic
  • TNT Orange
  • Techno Blue Pearl
  • Tornado Red
  • Traffic Purple
  • Violet Touch Pearl
  • Viper Green Metallic

Option Packages

  • VW SPEKTRUM

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