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2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2-Door

2dr All-wheel Drive Hatchback

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2012 Volkswagen Golf R
(2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2dr AWD Hatchback shown)
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MSRP $33,990
Destination Charge $770
Invoice Price $32,631
Total List Price $34,760
Available Engines 256-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium)
Available Transmissions 6-speed manual w/OD
Fuel Economy City 19 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 27 mpg
Overview 2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2-Door
Safety Overview driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Drive-Type Overview all wheel drive
Audio Overview Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted 6-disc CD changer, MP3 decoder, 8, theft deterrent, window grid diversity antenna, radio steering wheel controls
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
8 brand, amplifier, theft deterrent, radio steering wheel controls
Interior 2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2-Door
Air conditioning, front dual zone front automatic
Air filter Standard
Underseat ducts Standard
Cargo concealed storage Standard
Cargo tie downs Standard
Clock in-dash
Compass Standard
Cruise control Standard
Cup holders front and rear
Gear shift knob trim leather/aluminum
12V DC power outlet 2
Overhead console mini with storage
Floor console full
Floor mats carpeted front & rear
Front windows power
Rear windows fixed
1-Touch Window Up driver and passenger
1-Touch Window Down driver and passenger
Instrumentation analog
Driver information center Standard
Tachometer Standard
Trip computer Standard
Water temp gauge Standard
Low fuel warning Standard
Service interval warning Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard
Lighting - glovebox Standard
Lighting - map lights front & rear
Lighting - dome light fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger
Rear window defogger Standard
Rearview mirror day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger
Retained accessory power Standard
Seatback storage pockets 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard
Steering wheel material leather
Seats 2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2-Door
Front seat type sport
Seating capacity 5 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls 6-way
Front passenger seat direction controls 6-way
Lumbar support driver and passenger
Front armrests center
Front head restraints adjustable
Heated front seats driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats 60-40 bench
Rear armrest with pass-thru
Rear head restraints 3 - adjustable
Seat trim leather
Entertainment 2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2-Door
Radio AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player Standard:
in-dash mounted 6-disc
in-dash mounted single
MP3 capability Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Standard
Speakers Standard:
8 brand
Amplifier Available
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard
Navigation system Available
1st row LCD screen 1
Bluetooth Compatibility Standard
Safety and Security 2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2-Door
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row
Occupant sensor Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline
Height adjustable safety belts front
Seatbelt pretensioners front
Headlights high intensity low/high beam
Daytime running lights Standard
Directionally adaptive headlights Standard
Illuminated entry Standard
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors)
Keyless access system Available
Panic alarm Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Standard
Ignition disable Standard
First aid kit Available
Theft deterrent radio Standard
Low tire pressure warning Standard
Warranty 2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2-Door
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 144/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 36/36,000
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles) 36/36,000
Exterior 2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2-Door
Antenna window grid
Body material fully galvanized steel
Paint clearcoat monotone
Grille trim black
Fog/driving lights front
Door count 2 doors
Rear cargo door liftgate
Tinted windows light
Rear window type fixed
Mirrors dual power remote
Heated side mirrors Standard
Sunroof Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler lip
Tires P225/40HR18.0 BSW performance AS
Wheels 18" silver aluminum
Spare tire and wheel full-size steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent
Rear window wipers fixed interval
Mechanical 2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2-Door
Engine 2.0L I-4
Engine - valvetrain DOHC
Turbocharger intercooled turbo
Brakes 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard
Drive type all wheel
Exhaust stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering Standard
Suspension tuning sport
Front suspension type strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized
Front springs coil
Rear suspension type multi-link
Rear anti-roll bar Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil
Electronic stability system Standard
Transmission 6-spd man w/OD
Axle ratio 4.24
Specifications 2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2-Door
Exterior length 165.8 "
Exterior body width 70.3 "
Exterior height 57.5 "
Engine 2.0L I-4
Horsepower 256 @ 6,000 rpm
Torque 243 @ 2,400 rpm
Fuel economy - city 19 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 27 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.25 / 3.65 "
Curb weight 3,325 lbs.
Payload 1,221 lbs.
Wheelbase 101.5 "
Front track 60.4 "
Rear track 59.6 "
Turning radius 17.9 '
Drag coefficient .34
Front legroom 41.2 "
Rear legroom 35.5 "
Front headroom 39.3 "
Rear headroom 38.5 "
Front shoulder room 54.7 "
Rear shoulder room 53.6 "
Luggage volume 15.3 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 46.0 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 93 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 14.5 gal.