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2013 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L 4-Door

4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback

2014 Ford Focus SE

4dr Hatchback

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2013 Volkswagen Golf
(2013 Volkswagen Golf 4dr FWD Hatchback shown)
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2014 Ford Focus
(2014 Ford Focus 4dr Hatchback shown)
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*Does not include customer cash-back incentives or options
N/A    $19,558*
MSRP $19,995 $19,115
Destination Charge $795 $825
Invoice Price $19,195 $17,824
Total List Price $20,790 $19,940
Available Engines 170-hp, 2.5-liter I-5 (regular gas) 159-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas) 160-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Available Transmissions 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed auto-shift manual w/OD 5-speed manual w/OD
Fuel Economy City 24 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 31 mpg 36 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data    
Other, Overall Rollover Rating
Side - Pole, Side - Pole -
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Overall, Overall -
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (REAR) -
Front, Overall Front -
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (FRONT) -
Front, Driver's -
Side - Barrier, Side - Barrier -
Front, Passenger's -
Side, Overall Side -
IIHS Crash Test Data    
Front, Head/Neck - Good
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Marginal Acceptable
Side, Driver Torso Good Good
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good Good
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good Good
Front, Retraints and dummy kinematics - Acceptable
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good Good
Front, Chest - Good
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good Good
Front, Lower leg/foot - Good
Front, Structure and safety cage - Marginal
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Acceptable Good
Side, Structure/safety cage Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good Good
Other, Roof Strength Good Good
Front, Overall evaluation - Acceptable
Front, Hip/thigh - Good
Side, Overall Side Good Good
Side, Driver Head Protection Good Good
Overview 2013 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L 4-Door 2014 Ford Focus SE
Safety Overview driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer Standard:
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
N/A Available:
immobilizer
N/A Available:
ABS brakes
Drive-Type Overview front wheel drive front wheel drive
Audio Overview Standard:
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 8, window grid diversity antenna
Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, clock, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted 6-disc CD changer, MP3 decoder, theft deterrent
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 10 brand, amplifier, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, radio steering wheel controls
Interior 2013 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L 4-Door 2014 Ford Focus SE
Air conditioning, front manual Standard:
manual
N/A Available:
dual zone front automatic
Air filter Standard Standard
Underseat ducts Standard Standard
Cargo concealed storage Standard Standard
Cargo net N/A Available
Cargo tie downs Standard Standard
Clock in-dash in-radio display
Compass Standard Standard
Cruise control Standard Standard
Cup holders front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim Standard:
urethane
Standard:
urethane
Available:
leather
Available:
leather
N/A Available:
leather/metal-look
12V DC power outlet 2 2
Overhead console mini with storage Available:
mini with storage
Floor console full full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpet front
Available:
rubber front & rear
Available:
carpeted front & rear
N/A Available:
rubber front & rear
Front windows power power
Rear windows power power
1-Touch Window Up front and rear N/A
1-Touch Window Down front and rear driver
Instrumentation analog analog
Driver information center Standard Standard
Tachometer Standard Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard
Water temp gauge Standard Standard
Low fuel warning Standard Standard
Service interval warning Standard Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard Standard
Lighting - glovebox Standard N/A
Lighting - map lights front & rear N/A
Lighting - dome light fade fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors N/A driver and passenger
Rear window defogger Standard Standard
Rearview mirror day-night day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Retained accessory power Standard Standard
Seatback storage pockets 2 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard
Steering wheel material Standard:
urethane
Standard:
urethane
Available:
leather
Available:
leather/metal-look
N/A Available:
leather
Seats 2013 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L 4-Door 2014 Ford Focus SE
Front seat type sport bucket
Seating capacity 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls 2-way power Standard:
6-way
N/A Available:
6-way power
N/A Available:
4-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls 2-way power 4-way
Lumbar support driver and passenger Available:
driver
Front armrests center center
Front head restraints adjustable adjustable w/tilt
Heated front seats Available:
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Available:
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear armrest with pass-thru Standard
Rear head restraints 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim cloth Standard:
cloth
N/A Available:
premium cloth
N/A Available:
leather
Entertainment 2013 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L 4-Door 2014 Ford Focus SE
Radio Standard:
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player Standard:
in-dash mounted single
in-dash mounted single
Available:
in-dash mounted 6-disc
N/A
MP3 capability Standard Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Available Standard
Voice recognition N/A Standard
Speakers 8 Standard:
6
N/A Available:
10 brand
Amplifier N/A Available
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard Standard
Navigation system N/A Available:
with voice activation
1st row LCD screen Available:
1
Standard:
1
N/A Available:
2
Bluetooth Compatibility Available Standard
Safety and Security 2013 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L 4-Door 2014 Ford Focus SE
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Airbags, knee protection N/A driver
Occupant sensor Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable safety belts front front
Seatbelt pretensioners front front
Headlights halogen halogen
Exterior light control N/A fully automatic
Delay off headlamps N/A Standard
Headlight washer N/A Standard
Daytime running lights Standard Available
Illuminated entry Standard Standard
Parking assist N/A Available
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Panic alarm Standard Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard Standard
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Standard Available
Ignition disable Standard Standard
First aid kit Available N/A
Theft deterrent radio Available N/A
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard
Warranty 2013 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L 4-Door 2014 Ford Focus SE
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 144/unlimited 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 36/36,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles) 36/36,000 N/A
Exterior 2013 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L 4-Door 2014 Ford Focus SE
Antenna window grid integrated roof
Body material fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint clearcoat monotone Standard:
clearcoat monotone
N/A Available:
metallic monotone
Bodyside moldings Available:
black
N/A
Grille trim black Standard:
with chrome bar
N/A Available:
black
Fog/driving lights N/A Available:
front
Door count 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows light light
Rear window type fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote
Heated side mirrors Standard Available
Sunroof Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler Available:
lip
Standard:
lip
N/A Available:
wing
Tires Standard:
P195/65HR15.0 BSW AS
Standard:
P215/55HR16.0 BSW AS
Available:
P225/45HR17.0 BSW AS
Available:
P215/50HR17.0 BSW AS
Wheels Standard:
15" steel
Standard:
16" painted aluminum
Available:
17" painted aluminum
Available:
17" machined aluminum
Available:
17" silver aluminum
Available:
17" painted aluminum
Spare tire and wheel full-size steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers fixed interval fixed interval
Mud flaps Available Available
Mechanical 2013 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L 4-Door 2014 Ford Focus SE
Engine 2.5L I-5 2.0L I-4
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC
Brakes 4-wheel disc Standard:
front disc/rear drum
N/A Available:
4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard Standard
Drive type front-wheel front-wheel
Engine block heater N/A Available
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering Standard N/A
Suspension tuning regular regular
Front suspension type strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil
Rear suspension type multi-link independent short and long arm
Rear anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic Standard Available
Transmission 6-spd auto w/OD Standard:
5-spd man w/OD
N/A Available:
6-spd auto-shift man w/OD
Axle ratio 3.87 Standard:
3.82
N/A Available:
3.85
Locking/limited slip differential N/A Standard
Remote vehicle starting system N/A Available
Specifications 2013 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L 4-Door 2014 Ford Focus SE
Exterior length 165.4 " 171.6 "
Exterior body width 70.3 " 71.8 "
Exterior height 58.2 " 57.7 "
Engine 2.5L I-5 2.0L I-4
Horsepower 170 @ 5,700 rpm Standard:
160 @ 6,500 rpm
N/A Available:
159 @ 6,500 rpm
Torque 177 @ 4,250 rpm 146 @ 4,450 rpm
SAEJ1349 AUG2004 compliant N/A Standard
Fuel economy - city 24 mpg 26 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 31 mpg 36 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.25 / 3.65 " 3.44 / 3.27 "
Curb weight 3,102 lbs. Standard:
2,948 lbs.
N/A Available:
2,976 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 4,278 lbs. 3,990 lbs.
Payload 999 lbs. 827 lbs.
Wheelbase 101.5 " 104.3 "
Front track 60.7 " 61.2 "
Rear track 59.6 " 60.4 "
Turning radius 17.9 ' 18.0 '
Drag coefficient .32 N/A
Front legroom 41.2 " 41.9 "
Rear legroom 35.5 " 33.2 "
Front headroom 39.3 " 38.3 "
Rear headroom 38.5 " 37.9 "
Front hiproom N/A 53.9 "
Rear hiproom N/A 52.7 "
Front shoulder room 54.7 " 55.6 "
Rear shoulder room 52.8 " 53.7 "
Luggage volume 15.2 cu.ft. 23.8 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 46.0 cu.ft. 44.8 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 93 cu.ft. 91 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 14.5 gal. 12.4 gal.