Used 2012 Volkswagen Golf Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasdieseldiesel
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed manual6-speed automated manual
Drive Trainfront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Cylindersinline 5inline 4inline 4
Combined MPG263434
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Drive Train

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Drive typefront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed manual6-speed automated manual

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)24/31 mpg30/42 mpg30/42 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)348.0/449.5 mi.435.0/609.0 mi.435.0/609.0 mi.
Fuel tank capacity14.5 gal.14.5 gal.14.5 gal.
Combined MPG263434
Fuel typeregular unleadeddiesel fueldiesel fuel

Engine

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Torque177 ft-lbs. @ 4250 rpm236 ft-lbs. @ 1750 rpm236 ft-lbs. @ 1750 rpm
Base engine size2.5 L2.0 L2.0 L
Horsepower170 hp @ 5700 rpm140 hp @ 4000 rpm140 hp @ 4000 rpm
Turning circle35.7 ft.35.8 ft.35.8 ft.
Valves201616
Base engine typegasdieseldiesel
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Single overhead cam (SOHC)Single overhead cam (SOHC)
Cylindersinline 5inline 4inline 4
direct injectionnoyesyes

Safety

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electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
Passenger head restraint whiplash protection systemyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locksyesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
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
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsnoyesyes

In-Car Entertainment

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8 total speakersyesyesyes
diversity antennayesyesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
auxiliary audio inputyesnono
3 Months of provided satellite radio servicenoyesyes
memory card slotnoyesyes
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlnoyesyes
satellite radio satellite radionoyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

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remote trunk releaseyesyesyes
Air conditioningyesyesyes
overhead console with storageyesyesyes
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
cargo area lightyesyesyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yesyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsyesyesyes
front reading lightsyesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on center consoleyesyesyes
cooled storage compartmentyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
electric power steeringyesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on dashyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on doorsyesyesyes
leather steering wheelnoyesyes
Audio controls on steering wheelnoyesno
Rear floor matsnoyesyes
leather trim on shift knobnoyesyes
Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheelnonoyes

Power Feature

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

Interior Options

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Golf Carpeted Mat Kityesyesyes
First Aid Kityesyesyes
Golf Protection Kityesyesyes
Golf Mat Kityesyesyes
Golf TDI Mat Kitnoyesyes

Instrumentation

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

Front Seats

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height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
sport front seatsyesyesyes
4 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyesyes
Front leg room41.2 in.41.2 in.41.2 in.
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front head room39.3 in.39.3 in.39.3 in.
2 -way power passenger seatyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
Passenger seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front shoulder room54.7 in.54.7 in.54.7 in.
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesyes
2 -way power driver seatyesyesyes
clothyesyesyes
multi-level heating driver seatnoyesyes
multi-level heating passenger seatnoyesyes

Rear Seats

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Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes
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.52.8 in.52.8 in.
folding with storage and pass-thru center armrestyesyesyes
rear ventilation ductsnoyesyes

Exterior Options

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Sport Alloy Black Wheelsyesyesyes
Golf Ground Effects Kityesyesyes
Golf Roof Edge Spoileryesyesyes
Sport Goal Gray Wheelsyesnono
Golf Splash Guardsyesyesyes
Sport Goal Silver Wheelsyesnono
Golf Body Side Moldingsyesyesyes

Measurements

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Front track60.7 in.60.7 in.60.7 in.
Length165.4 in.165.4 in.165.4 in.
Curb weight3102 lbs.3073 lbs.3120 lbs.
Gross weight4278 lbs.4256 lbs.4300 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place15.0 cu.ft.15.0 cu.ft.15.0 cu.ft.
Ground clearance5.4 in.5.4 in.5.4 in.
Drag Coefficient0.32 Cd.0.32 Cd.0.32 Cd.
Height58.3 in.58.3 in.58.3 in.
Wheel base101.5 in.101.5 in.101.5 in.
Width70.3 in.70.3 in.70.3 in.
Rear track59.6 in.59.6 in.59.6 in.

Colors

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Exterior Colors
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Black
  • United Gray Metallic
  • Candy White
  • Tornado Red
  • Blue Graphite Metallic
  • Shark Blue Metallic
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Black
  • United Gray Metallic
  • Candy White
  • Tornado Red
  • Blue Graphite Metallic
  • Shark Blue Metallic
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Black
  • United Gray Metallic
  • Candy White
  • Tornado Red
  • Blue Graphite Metallic
  • Shark Blue Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Titan Black, cloth
  • Titan Black, cloth
  • Titan Black, cloth

Tires & Wheels

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inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
Steel spare wheelyesyesyes
195/65R H tiresyesnono
full wheel coversyesnono
temporary spare tireyesyesyes
All season tiresyesyesyes
steel wheelsyesnono
15 x 6.0 in. wheelsyesnono
17 x 7.5 in. wheelsnoyesyes
225/45R H tiresnoyesyes
alloy wheelsnoyesyes

Suspension

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

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

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