2010 Volkswagen GTI Long-Term Road Test

2010 Volkswagen GTI: Tire Replacement

June 09, 2011


Yep, we still have our 2010 Volkswagen GTI. We sent it on some errands off the radar for the past few weeks. Now it is back, well, until we sell it. Fortunately for the sake of the LTRTB our GTI got a flat while on its secret mission. But not just any flat...


You don't need a magnifying glass to see that puncture above the "P." You do, however, need $275 and a few hours to track down a replacement Dunlop SP Sport. Stokes Tire Pros handled the tire location part. We handled the cash part.

Total Cost: $274.27

Days out of Service: None

Mike Schmidt, Vehicle Testing Manager @ 23,793 miles

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The Edmunds TCO® estimated monthly insurance payment for a 2010 Volkswagen GTI in VA is:

$142 per month*
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