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2019 Volkswagen Golf 1.4T S 4-Door FWD
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2019 Volkswagen Golf
1.4T S 4-Door FWD
MSRP
$21,845
Invoice
$20,971
Average Price Paid
$18,473
207 listings nationwide

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2019 Volkswagen Golf
1.4T S 4-Door FWD
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A perennial favorite for small hatchback shoppers all over the world, the Volkswagen Golf comes in many flavors, from the cheap and economical to the downright sporty. The GTI and Gol...

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Specs

2019 Volkswagen Golf
1.4T S 4-Door FWD
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Powertrain
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
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Fuel Economy, City
29 MPG
29 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
37 MPG
37 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 13.2 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
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Power
147 hp @ 5,000 RPM
147 hp @ 5,000 RPM
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Torque
184 lb-ft @ 1,400 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 1,400 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
10:1
10:1
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Displacement
1,400 cc
1,400 cc
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Bore x Stroke
2.93 in x 3.15 in
2.93 in x 3.15 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 --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard --
Radio Standard --
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard --
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats --
Front Legroom 41.2 in --
Back Legroom 35.6 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 22.8 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 893 lbs --
Exterior
Length 167.6 in --
Width 70.8 in --
Height 58.2 in --
Wheelbase 103.8 in --

Available Options

2019 Volkswagen Golf
1.4T S 4-Door FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Night Blue Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Silk Blue Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Tungsten Silver Metallic

Option Packages

  • Roof Edge Spoiler
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