Accelerating gets exhilarating with 228 horsepower. To make matters more thrilling, a 6-speed manual transmission or 7-speed dual-clutch Tiptronic® makes taming this much horsepower a driver’s dream, no matter your shifting style. Giddy up!† †Please drive safely and obey all traffic laws, including speed limits.
Driving mode selection with Dynamic Chassis Control
This advanced system allows you to adjust suspension and steering stiffness according to road conditions and driving style. So you get the optimal ride with your choice of preset driving modes, or mix and match to create your own.
Available LED headlights
When you’re a driver who appreciates the faster things in life, you need a car that looks the part too. LED headlights look sharp and shine sharp for a sportier and brighter drive.
Available panoramic sunroof
Outdoorsy by nature, the Golf GTI creates an atmospheric drive with a panoramic sunroof that spans two-thirds of the roof. It’s time to drive on the bright side.
Mechanical limited-slip differential
Turn the corner with confidence with the Golf GTI’s mechanical limited-slip differential. It gives your outside wheels more traction by allowing them to rotate at different speeds while also controlling the difference, for more “whoa” around every corner. May the G-force be with you.
These standout specs come standard on every 2020 VW. No fine print. No extra cost. Just great value.
App-Connect† integrates the smartphone apps that you need most on the road into your Volkswagen using Apple CarPlay® for iPhone®, or Android Auto™ for Android™ smartphones. That means you can control your apps with your voice or right from the infotainment screen.
†Do not drive distracted. Drivers must pay full attention to the road and safe driving at all times.
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The rearview camera† makes backing out of the driveway or into a parking space much easier. †Driver assistance feature. Drivers must continue to perform manual checks and pay full attention to the road and safe driving. Please review the owner’s manual for feature limitation
Automatic post-collision braking system†
Help stop accidents in their tracks. The moment an accident is detected, the system is designed to automatically tighten seat belts and trigger emergency braking to help prevent further accidents. †Driver assistance feature. Drivers must continue to perform manual checks and pay full attention to the road and safe driving. Please review the owner’s manual for feature limitations.
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From standard features to available upgrades, there’s lots to love about the Golf GTI.
Available Side Assist (Blind spot monitor) with Rear Traffic Alert†
Sometimes, you just can’t take in everything you wanted to see. With this handy feature, radar triggers a warning light in your side-view mirror to notify you if other vehicles are detected in your blind spot. †Driver assistance feature. Drivers must continue to perform manual checks and pay full attention to the road and safe driving. Please review the owner’s manual for feature limitations.
Available Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop & Go†
Cruise control is great for keeping the same speed. This system goes further, maintaining a preset distance. Without you touching the pedals, it’s designed to automatically brake when traffic slows and resume your set speed when traffic flows.‡ †Driver assistance feature. Drivers must continue to perform manual checks and pay full attention to the road and safe driving. Please review the owner’s manual for feature limitations. ‡In emergency situations, it is still necessary to apply the brakes manually.
Available Front Assist with pedestrian monitoring†
It’s easy to get ahead in the sporty Golf GTI. But if you’re getting ahead of yourself, radar sensors can help warn you if they detect the risk of rear-ending the vehicle in front of you. †Driver assistance feature. Drivers must continue to perform manual checks and pay full attention to the road and safe driving. Please review the owner’s manual for feature limitations.
Available Lane Assist (Lane keeping system)†
Catch your drift. The moment the system detects you start to stray into another lane without using the turn signal, Lane Assist can help keep you in the correct lane. It’s like driving on rails! †Driver assistance feature. Drivers must continue to perform manual checks and pay full attention to the road and safe driving. Please review the owner’s manual for feature limitations.
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*All prices are MSRP in Canadian dollars. MSRP is the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price and excludes taxes, freight and PDI ($1,885 for the Atlas and Tiguan/ $1,765 for the Passat and Arteon/ $1,685 for all other models), levies, fees, optional equipment, license, insurance, registration, and any dealer or other charges, where applicable. Environmental or related levies and taxes may vary by jurisdiction. Dealer may sell for less. European or American models may be shown. Specifications, equipment, options and prices are subject to change without notice. Although we endeavour to ensure that the information contained on the website is accurate, as errors may occur from time to time, customers should contact their local Volkswagen dealer for details. Photos for illustration purposes only. Some items, such as wheels, may be unavailable on some trim levels when vehicle is built or may not be available in Canada. Fuel consumption ratings are estimates based on Natural Resources Canada’s (NRCan) fuel consumption criteria and testing methods for 2019 and 2020 model year vehicles and are provided for comparison purposes only. Please note that comparisons to seemingly similar vehicles pre-2015 model year will show discrepancies due to the difference in NRCan approved calculation methods for 2014 model year and older vehicles. Please refer to NRCan’s Fuel Consumption Guide 2019 and 2020 for estimated fuel consumption figures. Actual fuel consumption will vary based on driving conditions, driver habits and the vehicle’s condition, weight carried and additional equipment. Tires are supplied and warranted by their manufacturer. Most vehicles are sold equipped with four all-season tires. For vehicles sold equipped with summer performance tires, note that appropriate all-season or winter weather tires are required for driving during cold, snowy or icy weather conditions. Please remember that the use of winter tires may be mandatory in your province or territory. Airbags are supplemental restraints only and will not deploy under all accident scenarios. Always use safety belts and seat children only in the rear seats, using restraint systems appropriate for their size and age. The navigation system depends upon signals from the GPS network and is designed to provide you with suggested routes only. Discrepancies may occur between the mapping and the actual location due to changes in street names, construction or other road system changes which are beyond the control of Volkswagen Canada. Please rely on your individual judgment in determining whether or not to follow a suggested navigation route.