2003 Volkswagen GTI

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5 reviews
Available Price Range $1,562-$9,978 Trims3 Combined MPG 25-27 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2003 Volkswagen GTI

Our Take


Our Expert Reviews

Want a blast from the past? It's hard to believe it has been 20 years since Volkswagen first pulled the Rabbit GTI out of its hat. Back in 1983, there were no econo-hatchbacks that could burn up the road without burning too much unleaded. But what VW did was visionary, transforming its best-selling Rabbit into a hot hatchback, satisfying the needs of a nation in an oil crisis by creating a... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

5.0 out of 5

Based on 5 reviews

Best bang for the buck!

by The Shrink from Boise, Idaho on March 5, 2011

Have owned BMW, VR6 Jetta, etc. GTI VR6 hands down the most enjoyable, reliable car I have ever owned

3 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There is currently 1 recall for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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