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Car reviews - Volkswagen - Golf - GTI 3-dr hatch

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Top^Warranty

Three Years/100,000km

Top^Engine

Ave Fuel Cons: 7.7L/100km
Bore X Stroke: 82.5 x 92.8mm
Carbon Dioxide Levels: 180g/km
Compression Ratio: 9.6:1
Drive: front-wheel drive
Fuel Type: 95 RON Premium ultra unleaded petrol
Location: front, transverse
Power: 155kW @ 5300-6200rpm
Torque: 280Nm @ 1700-5200rpm
Type: 1.984-litre twin-cam 16-valve turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine

Top^Transmission

Six-speed Manual (as Tested) Or Six-speed Dual Clutch DSG Gearbox

Top^Suspension

Front: anti-roll bar, Independent, MacPherson struts with lower A-arms
Rear: Independent, four-link with coil springs, anti-roll bar

Top^Steering

Turning Circle: 10.9 metres
Type: Electro-mechanical power assisted rack-and-pinion

Top^Dimensions

Height: 1464mm
Kerb Weight: 1360kg
Length: 4199mm
Towing Capacity – With Braked Trailer: 1300kg (up to a 12% gradient), 640kg without
Track, Front: 1533mm
Track, Rear: 1514mm
Wheelbase: 2574mm
Width: 1785mm

Top^Other

12-volt Socket
225/40 R18 Tyres
ABS
Air Quality Sensor With Automatic Air Recirculation
Alloy Wheels (Detroit) 18 X 712”
AM/FM Radio
Audio Functions Mounted On Steering Wheel
Automatic Locking After Takeoff (programmable)
Auxiliary Input Audio Socket
Bottle Holders In Front Door Pockets
Brake Assist
Coming/leaving Home Headlight Function
Cruise Control
Curtain Airbags, Front And Rear
Daytime Driving Lights
Driver And Front Passenger Airbags
Driver And Front Passenger Side Airbags
Driver’s Knee Airbag
Dual-zone Automatic (2 Modes) Climate Control
Dust And Pollen Filter
Electrically Heated And Adjustable Exterior Mirrors
Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution
Electronic Differential Lock
ESC
Front Body Coloured Lower Front Spoiler
Front Fog Lights With Static Cornering Light Function
Front Safety Optimised Head Restraints,
Front Sports Seats With Sports Cloth Trim
Fully Galvanised Body With 12-year Anti-corrosion Warranty
Halogen Twin Headlights With Daytime Driving Lights
Height Adjustment For Driver’s Seat
Height Adjustment For Front Passenger’s Seat
Height And Reach Adjustable Steering Wheel
Internal Headlight Range Adjustment
Low Light Sensor With Automatic Headlight Function
Low Tyre Pressure Indicator
Lumbar Adjustment For Front Seats
MP3/WMA Compatible CD Player
Multi-function Display With Trip Computer
Power Steering – Electro-mechanical, Vehicle Speed And Steering Input Sensitive
Rain Sensor Wipers
Rear Fog Lamp
Rear Roof Spoiler
Rear Seat Centre Armrest With Load Through Provision
Rear Window Wash/wipe And Intermittent Wipe
Space-saver Spare Wheel
Split Folding Rear Seat Backrest (60/40)
Sports Suspension
Traction Control

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