• (4.7) 6 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,357$5,149
  • Body Style: Hatchback
  • Combined MPG: 22-27
  • Engine: 115-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1998 Volkswagen Golf


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One of the best cars I've had.

by ProjectFastVW from Norfolk, VA :( on July 28, 2008

I have a Tornado Red GTI VR6, I absolutely love this car. Not only is it a fairly quick car, but the door panels, hood, grill, headlights, and pretty much everything else is interchangeable with other... Read Full Review

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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