2012 Volkswagen Golf R

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2012 Volkswagen Golf R

Available in 2 styles:  2012 Volkswagen Golf R 2dr AWD Hatchback shown
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Est. MPG

19 city / 27 hwy


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Specifications

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Power and Performance

2.0L I-4 256 HP engine
6-spd man transmission w/OD
120 amp alternator
480 amp battery with run down protection
Engine oil cooler
Axle Ratio
4.24 axle ratio
Fuel Tank
14.5 gal. fuel tank
Quasi-dual stainless steel exhaust with polished tailpipe finish

Fuel Economy

Fuel Economy City
19.0 mpg city fuel economy
Fuel Economy Hwy
27.0 mpg hwy fuel economy

Handling and Control

Full-time 4MOTION all wheel drive
Permanent locking hubs
ABS & driveline traction control
Stability control
Sport suspension
Front strut suspension
Front anti-roll bar
Coil front springs
Gas-pressurized front shocks
Multi-link rear suspension
Rear anti-roll bar
Coil rear springs
Gas-pressurized rear shocks
Rack & pinion steering
4-wheel disc brakes
Front vented disc brakes
18.0 " silver aluminum wheels
P225/40HR18.0BSW performance AS tires
Full-size steel spare wheel/tire

Design and Dimensions

Rear lip spoiler
Body-colored front and rear bumpers
Black grille
Clearcoat monotone paint
Maximum Cargo Volume
46.0 cu.ft. maximum cargo volume
Exterior Length
165.8 " exterior length
Exterior Width
70.3 " exterior body width
Exterior Height
57.5 " exterior height
Wheelbase
102 " wheelbase
Front Tread
60 " front tread
Rear Tread
60 " rear tread
Turning Radius
17.9 ' turning radius
Curb Weight
3,325 lbs. curb weight
Payload
1,221 lbs. payload
Drag Coefficient
.34 drag coefficient
Front Legroom
41.2 " front legroom
Rear Legroom
35.5 " rear legroom
Front Headroom
39.3 " front headroom
Rear Headroom
38.5 " rear headroom
Front Shoulder Room
54.7 " front shoulder room
Rear Shoulder Room
53.6 " rear shoulder room
Passenger Volume
93 cu.ft. passenger volume
Interior Cargo Volume
15.3 cu.ft. interior cargo volume
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
46.0 cu.ft. interior cargo volume w/seats folded

Standard Warranties and Ownership Benefits

Basic (mths/miles)
36/36,000
Powertrain (mths/miles)
60/60,000
Corrosion Perforation (mths/miles)
144/unlimited
Roadside Assistance (mths/miles)
36/36,000
Maintenance (mths/miles)
36/36,000

Active and Passive Safety

Side impact beams
Front fog/driving lights
Illuminated entry
Oil pressure warning
Engine temperature
Battery warning
Low coolant warning
Lights on warning
Key warning
Low fuel warning
Low washer fluid warning
Door ajar warning
Bulb failure warning
Trunk/liftgate ajar warning
Service interval warning
Brake fluid warning
Tire specific low tire pressure warning
Brake pad wear warning
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime running lights
Center high mounted stop light
Driver and passenger airbags
Driver side impact airbags
Passenger side impact airbags
Side Curtain Protection curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Occupancy sensor
Front seatbelt pretensioners
Immobilizer III immobilizer
Panic alarm
Security system

Comfort and Convenience

Dual power remote heated mirrors
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors
Day-night rearview mirror
Seating capacity of 5
Front sport seats
Driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Adjustable front head restraints
Center front armrest
6-way driver seat
6-way front passenger seat
Rear 60-40 bench seats
Adjustable rear head restraints
Center with pass-thru rear armrests
Leather front seat trim
Leatherette door trim insert
Full cloth headliner
Carpet floor trim
Carpeted front & rear floor mats
Aluminum instrument panel insert
Leather/aluminum gear shift knob
Lighted locking glove box
Dome light w/fade
Front & rear reading lights
Full floor console
Mini overhead console with storage
Front and rear cupholders
Covered bin instrument panel storage
2 seatback storage pockets
Glovebox refrigerated/cooled box
Dual door bins
Cargo concealed storage
Carpeted cargo floor trim
Plastic trunk lid/rear cargo door trim
Rigid cargo cover
Cargo tie downs
Cargo light
Dual zone front Climatronic air conditioning
Climatronic automatic air conditioning
Air filter
Underseat ducts
SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
Radio steering wheel controls
6-disc in-dash mounted CD
MP3 decoder
8 speakers
Radio theft deterrent
Window grid diversity antenna
Cruise control
Power with 2 stage unlock door locks
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry
Fuel filler door release included with power doors
2 12V DC power outlets
Driver foot rest
Retained accessory power
Wireless phone connectivity
Tachometer
Engine temperature gauge
In-dash clock
Compass
Exterior temperature
Systems monitor
Redundant digital speedometer
Trip computer
Trip odometer
1 1st row LCD monitor
Telescopic tilt sport steering wheel
Leather steering wheel
Power front windows
Light tinted windows
Variable intermittent front windshield wipers
Heated front windshield jets
Fixed interval rear windshield wiper
Rear defroster

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