The whole process of getting the car
was a breeze. The dealership was very
very friendly, not pushy at all, like
the Nissan and Toyota dealerships here
in the Pasadena area. Now, back to
the car... this little hatchback is
fast! I can barely notice the turbo
lag. It comes with a lot of standard
features: ABS, side and curtain
airbags, full spare. The quality is
superb. I know you have probably
heard about how VWs are unreliable,
but they have had all the problems
worked out on the 04 models. I've had
this car for almost 3 months now, and
I am still very much in love with it.
Get it, you won't regret it.
The gauges are blue, very racy.
Sunroof, Monsoon, 17 inch wheels,
acceleration, handling, and quality.
VW should work on fuel economy. I get
about 17 mpg in the city (partly due
to the way I drive), and around 29 on
freeways (which is fine, I think).
The front and rear valences should
† Edmunds.com received the highest numerical score in the proprietary J.D. Power 2014 Third-Party Automotive Website Evaluation Study℠. Results based on responses from 3,381 responses, measuring 14 companies and measures third-party automotive website usefulness among new and used vehicle shoppers. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of owners surveyed from January 2014. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com.