• (5.0) 5 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $1,854–$8,202
  • Body Style: Hatchback
  • Combined MPG: 25-27
  • Engine: 180-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2003 Volkswagen GTI

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Like a go-cart on rails

by GTI Driver from San Diego, CA on July 24, 2012

Fun, fun, fun. Not the best gas mileage, but ore than makes up for that with lots of power. Styling is admittedly dated, but with a VR6, you get VW's great V6 engine, which is no longer offered. I tes... Read Full Review

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There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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

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