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2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI
2.0T Autobahn FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$39,680
7 listings nationwide

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1983 Volkswagen Pickup
FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$7,190

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI
2.0T Autobahn FWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

Now in its last year of production before a major makeover, the 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI five-door hatchback embodies the benefits (and drawbacks) of the hot hatch formula. The quick, ...

1983 Volkswagen Pickup
FWD
No Expert Reviews
No Data Available
  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI
2.0T Autobahn FWD
GuruJ11M4 writes:
Plush but expensive
Looks/Style Ranked 2020 Audi A3 2.0T Premium Plus Sedan FWD worse.
"Value"
Back Seats Ranked 2020 Audi A3 2.0T Premium Plus Sedan FWD better.
"More room"
1983 Volkswagen Pickup
FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI
2.0T Autobahn FWD
1983 Volkswagen Pickup
FWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
23 MPG
24 MPG
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--
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
32 MPG
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--
Fuel Tank Volume 13.2 gal 14 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Diesel
Power
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
74 hp @ 5,000 RPM
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Torque
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
90 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.6:1
9.6:1
8:1
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Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
1,700 cc
1,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
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--
Safety
ABS Brakes 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 --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard --
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard --
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 3 seats
Front Legroom 41.2 in --
Back Legroom 35.6 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 17.4 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 915 lbs --
Exterior
Length 168 in 171 in
Width 70.8 in 64 in
Height 57.8 in 56 in
Wheelbase 103.6 in 102.3 in

Available Options

2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI
2.0T Autobahn FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Cornflower Blue
  • Dark Iron Blue Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Pure White
  • Tornado Red
  • White Silver Metallic
1983 Volkswagen Pickup
FWD

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