Engine Order Code
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
Trans Order Code
Trans Description Cont.
Trans Description Cont. Again
First Gear Ratio (:1)
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Reverse Ratio (:1)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
Base Curb Weight
Suspension Type - Front
Suspension Type - Rear
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear
Brake ABS System
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width
Front Wheel Size
Rear Wheel Size
Spare Wheel Size
Rear Wheel Material
Spare Wheel Material
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size
Spare Tire Size
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
Cruising Range - City
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
Cruising Range - Hwy
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
Front Head Room
Front Leg Room
Front Shoulder Room
Front Hip Room
Second Head Room
Second Leg Room
Second Shoulder Room
Second Hip Room
Width, Max w/o mirrors
Track Width, Front
Track Width, Rear
Min Ground Clearance
Cargo Area Dimensions
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
Total Cooling System Capacity
Engine: 2.0L TSI I-4 Turbocharged.
Transmission: 6-Speed DSG Auto w/Tiptronic -inc: paddle shifters.
Engine Oil Cooler.
60-Amp/Hr 480CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection.
140 Amp Alternator.
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers.
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars.
Sport Tuned Suspension.
Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering.
13.2 Gal. Fuel Tank.
Quasi-Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Polished Tailpipe Finisher.
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs.
Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs.
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs and Brake Assist.
Brake Actuated Limited Slip Differential
Wheels: 18" Austin Alloy.
Tires: P225/40R18 AS.
Steel Spare Wheel.
Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo.
Body-Colored Front Bumper.
Body-Colored Rear Bumper.
Black Side Windows Trim and Black Front Windshield Trim.
Body-Colored Door Handles.
Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding and Turn Signal Indicator.
Fixed Rear Window w/Fixed Interval Wiper and Defroster.
Light Tinted Glass.
Variable Intermittent Wipers w/Heated Jets.
Fully Galvanized Steel Panels.
Liftgate Rear Cargo Access.
Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks.
Aero-Composite Halogen Daytime Running Headlamps.
Front Fog Lamps
Radio: 5.8" Touchscreen w/CD -inc: SiriusXM satellite radio (limited subscription), Bluetooth connectivity w/mic and voice control and Media Device Interface (MDI).
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Glove Box Mounted Single Remote CD, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Steering Wheel Controls and Radio Data System.
Audio Theft Deterrent.
Integrated Roof Diversity Antenna
Heated Top Sport Front Seats -inc: manually adjustable front seats w/Easy Entry and adjustable lumbar support.
60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat.
Includes Manual Rear Seat Easy Entry.
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column.
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer.
Fixed Rear Windows.
Vw Car-Net Selective Service Internet Access.
Sport Leather Steering Wheel.
Power Fuel Flap Locking Type.
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry and Panic Button.
Remote Releases -Inc: Power Fuel.
Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls.
Manual Air Conditioning.
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts and Console Ducts.
Illuminated Locking Glove Box.
Driver Foot Rest.
Interior Trim -inc: Piano Black Instrument Panel Insert, Piano Black Door Panel Insert and Chrome/Aluminum Interior Accents.
Full Cloth Headliner.
Cloth Door Trim Insert.
Leather/Aluminum Gear Shift Knob.
Cloth Seating Surfaces.
Day-Night Rearview Mirror.
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Illumination.
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 2 12V DC Power Outlets.
Front And Rear Map Lights.
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting.
Full Carpet Floor Covering -inc: Carpet Front And Rear Floor Mats.
Carpet Floor Trim.
Cargo Area Concealed Storage.
Rigid Cargo Cover.
Cargo Space Lights.
FOB Controls -inc: Trunk/Hatch/Tailgate.
Instrument Panel Covered Bin, Refrigerated/Cooled Box Located In The Glovebox, Driver And Passenger Door Bins.
Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver And Passenger 1-Touch Up/Down.
Delayed Accessory Power.
Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature.
Redundant Digital Speedometer.
Outside Temp Gauge.
Seats w/Cloth Back Material.
Manual Anti-Whiplash Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints.
Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest w/Pass-Thru w/Storage.
2 Seatback Storage Pockets.
Immobilizer III Engine Immobilizer.
2 12V DC Power Outlets.
Electronic Stability Control (ESC).
ABS And Driveline Traction Control.
Side Impact Beams.
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags.
Vw Car-Net Emergency Sos.
Low Tire Pressure Warning.
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags.
Side Curtain Protection Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags.
Airbag Occupancy Sensor.
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Roadside Assistance Years:
Roadside Assistance Miles/km:
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:
Mfg's Report Date:
JUL 06, 2014.
Potential Number of Units Affected:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015 Golf and GTI vehicles manufactured January 27, 2014, to May 12, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the stabilizer link fasteners may come loose and possibly interfere with the steering of the vehicle..
A loose stabilizer link may interfere with the vehicle's steering, requiring additional effort to control the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash..
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front stabilizer links, free of charge. The recall began in July 2014. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 40K9/1W..
Dates of Manufacture:
JAN 26, 2014 to MAY 11, 2014.
Manufacturer Recall No.:
News - Crash Test Results
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