2017 Volkswagen Golf R Features & Specs

Overview

Overview
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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed manual6-speed automated manual
Drive Trainall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4
Combined MPG252525
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
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed manual6-speed automated manual
Front and rear locking differentialyesyesyes

Fuel & MPG

Fuel & MPG
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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)22/31 mpg22/31 mpg23/30 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)319.0/449.5 mi.319.0/449.5 mi.333.5/435.0 mi.
Fuel tank capacity14.5 gal.14.5 gal.14.5 gal.
Combined MPG252525
Fuel typepremium unleaded (recommended)premium unleaded (recommended)premium unleaded (recommended)

Engine

Engine
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Torque280 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm280 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm280 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm
Base engine size2.0 L2.0 L2.0 L
Horsepower292 hp @ 5400 rpm292 hp @ 5400 rpm292 hp @ 5400 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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Rear door child safety locksyesyesyes
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
xenon high intensity discharge headlampyesyesyes
pre-collision safety systemyesnono
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
self-leveling headlightsyesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
adaptive headlightsyesyesyes
high pressure washers headlampsyesyesyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
blind spot and lane departure warnings accident avoidance systemyesnono

In-Car Entertainment

In-Car Entertainment
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3 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyesyesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyesyesyes
satellite radio satellite radioyesyesyes
USB connectionyesyesyes
1 subwoofer(s)yesnono
9 total speakersyesnono
8 total speakersnoyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

Comfort & Convenience
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driver assisted parking assistyesnono
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyesyesno
overhead console with storageyesyesyes
front seatback storageyesyesyes
leather steering wheelyesyesyes
keyless ignitionyesyesyes
Climate controlyesyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsyesyesyes
adaptive cruise controlyesnono
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
cooled storage compartmentyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryesyesyes
front and rear parking sensorsyesnono
electric power steeringyesyesyes
rear view camerayesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
cruise controlnoyesyes
Transmission, cruise and audio controls on steering wheelnonoyes

Power Feature

Power Feature
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hands-free entryyesyesyes
4 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Interior Options

Interior Options
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Roadside Assistance Kityesyesyes
First Aid Kityesyesyes
Golf Carpeted Matsyesyesyes
Golf R Driver Assistance Packageyesnono
Luggage Netyesyesyes

Instrumentation

Instrumentation
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clockyesyesyes
compassyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes

Front Seats

Front Seats
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height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
sport front seatsyesyesyes
multi-level heating driver seatyesyesyes
Front leg room41.2 in.41.2 in.41.2 in.
leatheryesyesyes
Front head room38.4 in.38.4 in.38.4 in.
2 -way power passenger seatyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyesyesyes
Passenger seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front shoulder room55.9 in.55.9 in.55.9 in.
8 -way power driver seatyesyesyes
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesyes

Rear Seats

Rear Seats
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Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes
Rear head room38.1 in.38.1 in.38.1 in.
Rear leg room35.6 in.35.6 in.35.6 in.
Rear shoulder room53.9 in.53.9 in.53.9 in.
folding with pass-thru center armrestyesyesyes

Measurements

Measurements
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Maximum cargo capacity52.7 cu.ft.52.7 cu.ft.52.7 cu.ft.
Length168.4 in.168.4 in.168.4 in.
Curb weight3283 lbs.3283 lbs.3340 lbs.
Gross weight4321 lbs.4321 lbs.4387 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place22.8 cu.ft.22.8 cu.ft.22.8 cu.ft.
Ground clearance4.8 in.4.8 in.4.8 in.
Height56.5 in.56.5 in.56.5 in.
EPA interior volume116.3 cu.ft.116.3 cu.ft.116.3 cu.ft.
Maximum payload970 lbs.970 lbs.979 lbs.
Wheel base103.5 in.103.5 in.103.5 in.
Width70.8 in.70.8 in.70.8 in.

Colors

Colors
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Exterior Colors
  • Tornado Red
  • Oryx White Pearl
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Limestone Grey Metallic
  • Lapiz Blue Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Oryx White Pearl
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Limestone Grey Metallic
  • Lapiz Blue Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Oryx White Pearl
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Limestone Grey Metallic
  • Lapiz Blue Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Black, leather
  • Black, leather
  • Black, leather

Tires & Wheels

Tires & Wheels
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19 x 8.0 in. wheelsyesnono
Performance tiresyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes
235/35R Y tiresyesnono
225/40R H tiresnoyesyes
18 x 7.5 in. wheelsnoyesyes

Suspension

Suspension
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four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes

Warranty

Warranty
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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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