Used 2005 Volkswagen Golf Review

Though pricier than the average economy car, the 2005 Volkswagen Golf offers far more amenities, refined driving dynamics and a very fuel-efficient diesel option, all of which make it an attractive hatchback.




what's new

With an all-new Golf on the way next year, there are no major changes for the current model.





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