2017 VW Golf Blue

2017 Golf

2018 VW Golf GTI White

2018 Golf GTI

2017 Volkswagen Golf vs 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI

You can tell the 2017 Volkswagen Golf and the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI apart because of the following differences:

  • The 2017 Golf starts at $6,520 less than the 2018 Golf GTI.
  • The 2018 Golf GTI puts out 220 hp, more than the 170 hp of the 2017 Golf.
  • The base trim Golf GTI includes LED daytime running lights, a feature not found in the standard Golf S.

Which Compact Hatch Will You Choose?

The 2017 Volkswagen Golf and the ultra-safe 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI are both strong options for shoppers looking for a versatile hatchback. See how they compare in performance before you buy:

  • 2017 Volkswagen Golf
    • Engine: 1.8L 4-Cylinder
    • Horsepower: 170 hp
    • Torque: 199 lb-ft
  • 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI
    • Engine: 2.0L 4-Cylinder
    • Horsepower: 220 hp
    • Torque: 258 lb-ft

Compare Hatchback Starting Price

Find out which fun-to-drive hatch is better for your budget:

  • 2017 Volkswagen Golf S – $19,895 MSRP*
  • 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI – $26,415 MSRP*
2017 VW Golf Driving

Visit Jennings Volkswagen Today

Before you buy, learn if the Golf or the Passat is better for you, then see the difference in person. Test drive the Vollkswagen Golf and Golf GTI at Jennings Volkswagen today!


*Ask your dealer if this vehicle meets the emissions requirements of the state in which you are registering the vehicle. Total MSRP includes starting MSRP for vehicle and packages or options selected by you as well as destination charge. Taxes, title charges, and dealer charges are excluded. Dealer sets actual price. Specifications, equipment, options, and prices are subject to change without notice. Some items may be unavailable when vehicle is built. Ask your dealer about availability of options and verify that the vehicle includes the equipment you ordered.>/p>

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