Used 2012 Volkswagen Golf R Features & Specs

Overview

Overview
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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed manual6-speed manual
Drive Trainall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4
Combined MPG222222
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Drive Train

Drive Train
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Drive typeall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
Center limited slip differentialyesyesyes
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed manual6-speed manual
mechanical center differentialyesyesyes

Fuel & MPG

Fuel & MPG
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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)19/27 mpg19/27 mpg19/27 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)275.5/391.5 mi.275.5/391.5 mi.275.5/391.5 mi.
Fuel tank capacity14.5 gal.14.5 gal.14.5 gal.
Combined MPG222222
Fuel typepremium unleaded (recommended)premium unleaded (recommended)premium unleaded (recommended)

Engine

Engine
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Torque243 ft-lbs. @ 2400 rpm243 ft-lbs. @ 2400 rpm243 ft-lbs. @ 2400 rpm
Base engine size2.0 L2.0 L2.0 L
Horsepower256 hp @ 6000 rpm256 hp @ 6000 rpm256 hp @ 6000 rpm
Turning circle35.8 ft.35.8 ft.35.8 ft.
Valves161616
direct injectionyesyesyes
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4

Safety

Safety
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Passenger head restraint whiplash protection systemyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locksyesnono
Turn signal mirrorsyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
Emergency interior trunk releaseyesyesyes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampyesyesyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
self-leveling headlightsyesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
adaptive headlightsyesyesyes
high pressure washers headlampsyesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes

In-Car Entertainment

In-Car Entertainment
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8 total speakersyesyesyes
300 watts stereo outputyesyesno
diversity antennayesyesyes
3 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyesyesyes
memory card slotyesyesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyesyesyes
satellite radio satellite radioyesyesyes
Dynaudio premium brand speakersyesyesno

Comfort & Convenience

Comfort & Convenience
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Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
overhead console with storageyesyesyes
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
cargo area lightyesyesyes
leather steering wheelyesyesyes
keyless ignitionyesyesno
Climate controlyesyesyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yesyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsyesyesyes
front reading lightsyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
electric speed-proportional power steeringyesyesyes
leather trim on shift knobyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
manual rear seat easy entrynoyesyes

Power Feature

Power Feature
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Power mirrorsyesyesyes
2 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Interior Options

Interior Options
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First Aid Kityesyesyes

Instrumentation

Instrumentation
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compassyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes
low fuel level warningyesyesyes
clockyesyesyes

Front Seats

Front Seats
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height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
sport front seatsyesyesyes
4 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesnono
multi-level heating driver seatyesyesyes
Front leg room41.2 in.41.2 in.41.2 in.
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
leatheryesyesyes
Front head room39.3 in.39.3 in.39.3 in.
2 -way power passenger seatyesnono
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyesyesyes
Passenger seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front shoulder room54.7 in.54.5 in.54.5 in.
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesnono
2 -way power driver seatyesnono
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsnoyesyes
6 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentnoyesyes

Rear Seats

Rear Seats
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Rear head room38.5 in.38.5 in.38.5 in.
Rear leg room35.5 in.35.5 in.35.5 in.
Rear shoulder room52.8 in.53.6 in.53.6 in.
rear ventilation ductsyesyesyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes
folding with storage and pass-thru center armrestyesyesyes

Measurements

Measurements
Starting MSRP: $36,090
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Front track60.4 in.60.4 in.60.4 in.
Length165.8 in.165.8 in.165.8 in.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place14.6 cu.ft.14.8 cu.ft.14.8 cu.ft.
Ground clearance5.0 in.5.0 in.5.0 in.
Drag Coefficient0.34 Cd.0.34 Cd.0.34 Cd.
Height57.5 in.57.5 in.57.5 in.
EPA interior volume108.3 cu.ft.108.3 cu.ft.108.3 cu.ft.
Wheel base101.5 in.101.5 in.101.5 in.
Width70.0 in.70.0 in.70.0 in.
Rear track59.7 in.59.7 in.59.7 in.

Colors

Colors
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Exterior Colors
  • Carbon Steel Gray Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Rising Blue Metallic
  • Candy White
  • Deep Black Metallic
  • Carbon Steel Gray Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Rising Blue Metallic
  • Candy White
  • Deep Black Metallic
  • Carbon Steel Gray Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Rising Blue Metallic
  • Candy White
  • Deep Black Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Titan Black, leather
  • Titan Black, leather
  • Titan Black, leather

Tires & Wheels

Tires & Wheels
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inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
Steel spare wheelyesyesyes
temporary spare tireyesyesyes
All season tiresyesyesyes
225/40R H tiresyesyesyes
18 x 7.5 in. wheelsyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes

Suspension

Suspension
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four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
multi-link rear suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

Warranty
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Free Maintenance3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Inventory

Inventory
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