Used 2016 Volkswagen Golf R Specs & Features

Overview
Overview
Starting MSRP
$35,650
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Engine TypeGas
Transmission6-speed manual
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersInline 4
Combined MPG25
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
Drive typeAll wheel drive
Front and rear locking differentialyes
Transmission6-speed manual
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Combined MPG25
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)22/31 mpg
Fuel tank capacity14.5 gal.
Fuel typePremium unleaded (recommended)
Range in miles (cty/hwy)319.0/449.5 mi.
Engine
Engine
direct injectionyes
Base engine size2.0 l
Base engine typeGas
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (dohc)
CylindersInline 4
Horsepower292 hp @ 5400 rpm
Torque280 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
Turning circle35.8 ft.
Valve timingVariable
Valves16
Safety
Safety
2 front headrestsyes
3 rear headrestsyes
adaptive headlightsyes
child seat anchorsyes
daytime running lightsyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
dusk sensing headlampsyes
engine immobilizeryes
front and rear head airbagsyes
high pressure washers headlampsyes
post-collision safety systemyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
self-leveling headlightsyes
stability controlyes
tire pressure monitoringyes
traction controlyes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
Rear center 3-point beltyes
Rear door child safety locksyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
3 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyes
8 total speakersyes
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyes
satellite radio satellite radioyes
AM/FM stereoyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
cruise controlyes
electric power steeringyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
front door pocketsyes
front seatback storageyes
keyless ignitionyes
overhead console with storageyes
rear view camerayes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyes
cooled storage compartmentyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryes
interior air filtrationyes
leather steering wheelyes
turn signal in mirrorsyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Dual zone front climate controlyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
2 one-touch power windowsyes
hands-free entryyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Interior Options
Interior Options
First Aid Kit +$35
Golf Carpeted Mats +$235
Roadside Assistance Kit +$85
Luggage Net +$100
Instrumentation
Instrumentation
clockyes
compassyes
external temperature displayyes
tachometeryes
trip computeryes
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
2 -way power passenger seatyes
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
8 -way power driver seatyes
height adjustable driver seatyes
height adjustable passenger seatyes
leatheryes
multi-level heating driver seatyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyes
sport front seatsyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyes
Front head room38.4 in.
Front leg room41.2 in.
Front shoulder room55.9 in.
Passenger seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyes
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
folding with pass-thru center armrestyes
Rear head room38.1 in.
Rear leg room35.6 in.
Rear shoulder room53.9 in.
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
Dimensions
Dimensions
Cargo capacity, all seats in place22.8 cu.ft.
Curb weight3283 lbs.
EPA interior volume116.3 cu.ft.
Gross weight4321 lbs.
Ground clearance4.8 in.
Height56.5 in.
Length168.4 in.
Maximum cargo capacity52.7 cu.ft.
Maximum payload970 lbs.
Overall Width without Mirrors70.8 in.
Wheel base103.5 in.
Colors
Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Lapiz Blue Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Limestone Grey Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Oryx White Pearl
Interior Colors
  • Black, leather
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
alloy wheelsyes
18 x 7.5 in. wheelsyes
225/40R H tiresyes
Performance tiresyes
Suspension
Suspension
four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
Warranty
Warranty
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Rust12 yr./ unlimited mi.