• (4.7) 6 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $1,978–$1,978
  • 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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Fun, Roomy, Economical, Reliable, A+

by Driving Fan from Los Angeles on July 20, 2013

I've owned a 98 VW Golf K2 since new. Now 15 years old with 125K on it. Car has been stellar. I had the usual VW power windows issue, but once that was fixed, there's been no surprises. It's as rock s... Read Full Review

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

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