The GTI GLX is as sporty and luxurious
as you will find for the price. The
VR6 engine is powerful even when
carting around four adults, but the
transmission needs some improvement.
I think the handling in this car is
very good and the ride is stiff. I
have serious complaints about the
power window regulators. Both of mine
snapped causing the windows to fall
into the door panel, luckily this
happened on good weather days. I was
later told by the service manager at
my local VW dealership that this is a
widespread problem with all 2000 GTIs.
Bottom line: This car is
definitely a good value.
Interior Build quality, capable
engine,stiff suspension, list of
standard equipment,violet interior
about a recall to fix this before
the window falls down on somebody in a
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