Didn't like the name Rabbit? Volkswagen decided to hop back onto the name Golf and it's now being offered with a turbodiesel engine. But is it a car to jump on? Our curiosity led us to the Edmunds test track. Acceleration was tested with 0-60 and quarter-mile tests, while braking was calculated using 60-0. Handling tests included a timed slalom and two trips around a skid pad to generate a lateral acceleration calculation.
Read the Volkswagen Golf TDI road test.