2019 Volkswagen Golf Review

If you’re seeking out a stylish and agile hatchback for your adventures throughout Irvine, Garden Grove, and San Juan Capistrano, you may want to pay close attention to the 2019 Volkswagen Golf. This impressive vehicle has cemented its place in the 5-door hatchback class, and each year model continues to carry the torch. At Norm Reeves Volkswagen Golf, we’re here to provide you with the details you need to help you learn more.

Keep reading this 2019 VW Golf review to see what it offers so you can tell if it’s right for you!

VW Golf Engine Specs & Performance

The Volkswagen Golf comes outfitted with a 1.4-liter turbocharged and intercooled 4-cylinder engine that comes mated to a 6-speed manual transmission. The intercooler in place can help the engine remain at an optimal temperature during considerable performance to help reduce the risk of overheating. The engine is capable of producing 147 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. As for its efficiency, the 2019 VW Golf is capable of achieving an EPA-estimated 29 city/37 highway MPG*.

Interior Space & Cargo Capacity

The hatchback also offers some impressive space for your cargo. The vehicle offers 22.8 cubic feet of total cargo space. The vehicle itself can carry up to 1,021 lbs of payload.Despite being a compact hatchback, the 2019 VW Golf offers considerable space for the five passengers it can carry. The cabin includes 93.5 cubic feet of space with front row passengers getting 51.2 cubic feet of space that equals 38.4 inches of headroom and 41.2 inches of legroom. The rear seats offer 42.3 cubic feet of space which measures out to 38.1 inches of headroom and 35.6 inches of legroom.

Cabin Entertainment & Technology

The VW Golf includes the 6.5-inch Composition Color touchscreen display that allows you to access your suite of media options. The cabin includes an AM/FM radio, Bluetooth® hands-free phone and audio streaming, and both a USB port and auxiliary input to connect portable media devices to the stereo. The VW Golf also includes the Volkswagen Car-Net® App-Connect, which connects your phone to the touchscreen to give you access to your media library, phone contacts, and your apps!

Driver-Assistance Features

The 2019 Volkswagen Golf also includes several driver-assistance features to add more safety, security, and convenience to your driving. These features include Front Assist (with Pedestrian Monitoring), the Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking, Blind Spot Monitor, and Rear Traffic Alert. These features use exterior-mounted sensors to detect objects in the vehicles path while providing warnings for the driver to execute emergency braking or evasive maneuvers to avoid or reduce the severity of impact.

Learn Even More About the 2019 Volkswagen Golf

At Norm Reeves Volkswagen Superstore Irvine, we hope that this 2019 VW Golf review helped you see all that this impressive compact hatchback has to offer. You learned enough about the vehicle’s features, abilities, and comforts to gain interest in learning more. When you’re ready, you can always stop by our dealership for a closer look, or you can take the next step and climb into the cabin to take the Volkswagen Golf out for a fun and informative test drive.

Schedule your test drive with us at Norm Reeves Volkswagen Superstore Irvine. We’re happy to help drivers in Irvine, Garden Grove, and San Juan Capistrano learn all about their options so they can find the vehicle that’s perfectly suited for them!



*Based on EPA estimates. See www.fueleconomy.gov for details. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition.