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Review I have a 2006 GTI with DSG. I love this car, it gets great gas milage, it is the funest car I have ever had, I can fold down the back seats and fit anything I need in it. The DSG is a must, it shifts faster than humanly possible, gets better gas mileage compared to the manual, and has been problem free for the entire 87000+ miles on the car. The only thing I don't like about the car is that I love it too much, ex. I always park far out in parking lots. This car has been 100% reliable, never has broken down and maintenance has been cheap.It is loaded with safety features which gives me peace of mind. I am going to drive this car to the grave and then buy another. I know someone who has 179Kmiles
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What options are available on the 2006 Volkswagen GTI?
Available Volkswagen GTI 2006 Submodel Types: Hatchback
Exterior Colors: Candy White, Carbon Steel Gray Metallic, Deep Black Pearl Metallic, United Gray Metallic, Deep Black Metallic, Tornado Red, Shadow Blue Metallic, Black Magic Metallic, Reflex Silver, Black Magic, United Gray, Silverstone Grey, Black, Silverstone Gray, Cosmic Green Metallic, Indigo Blue, Satin Silver, Shadow Blue Metallic (Late Availability)
Interior Colors: Interlagos cloth, Titan Black leather, Anthracite leather, Titan Black leather/cloth, Black, Gray , Black leather, Anthracite cloth, Black
Popular Features: Fold Flat Rear Seats, Rear Bench Seats, Stability Control, Trip Computer, Tire Pressure Warning, Aux Audio Inputs, Alarm, Post-collision safety system, Heated seats, Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel, Bluetooth, Upgraded Headlights, Sunroof/Moonroof, USB Inputs, Power Driver Seat, Leather Seats, Navigation