2016 Volkswagen Golf Washington DC
The 2016 Volkswagen Golf near Washington DC offers practicality and efficiency with an added degree of fun. The Golf’s turbocharged 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine is able to deliver a substantial amount of power, keeping the car sporty and fun to drive. By turbocharging a smaller engine, the Golf is able to offer substantial power while still earning great fuel economy numbers.
Volkswagen has updated several of the Golf’s technology features for the 2016 model year. Base model get an all-new 5-inch touchscreen. Higher trims come equipped with a 6.5-inch touchscreen that now supports smartphone connectivity via. Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink. A rearview camera is also now standard on all models above the base Golf trim level.
The 2016 Golf comes equipped with a turbocharged 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 170 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. The engine earns an estimated 25 city/ 36 highway miles per gallon when equipped with an automatic transmission. Choosing the manual bumps the highway mpg up to 37.
Every Volkswagen Golf S trim or higher comes equipped with a standard rearview camera. Additional available safety features include front and rear parking sensors, forward collision warnings and mitigation with automatic braking, rear cross-traffic alerts, lane departure warnings and blind spot monitoring.
Volkswagen offers the Golf in a versatile hatchback body style. The hatchback Golf is able to offer 22.8 cubic feet of storage space behind the rear seats. Folding the rear seats down increases this number to 52.7 cubic feet. The hatchback design helps maximize rear seat passenger space as well, adding extra legroom that adults will appreciate.
Get the 2016 Volkswagen Golf Near Washington DC
Volkswagen offers the 2016 Golf in four trims: base, S, SE and SEL. The base Golf is only offered in a two-door body style. Standard features include heated mirrors, full power accessories, Bluetooth, USB and auxiliary connectivity and an eight-speaker sound system.
Higher Golf trims offers many added features. These include:
A rearview camera
6.5-inch touchscreen audio interface
Satellite and HD radio
Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink
Keyless ignition and entry
Nine-speaker Fender audio system
Dual-zone automatic climate control
LED interior lighting
Auto-dimming rearview mirror
With a long list of standard and available features, a versatile hatchback body style and a powerful and efficient turbocharged engine, very few compact cars can match the 2016 Volkswagen Golf. Car shoppers looking to find the new Golf near Washington DC should make Karen Radley Volkswagen their first stop.