/2021 Volkswagen Golf For Sale Near Santa Cruz
First Look At The 2021 Volkswagen Golf Perfect For Santa Cruz Volkswagen Commuters
The 2021 Volkswagen Golf is a compact hatchback that features the build and styling of a sophisticated European model. Customers of the Santa Cruz area Volkswagen dealerships tell us they appreciate the Golf’s fine German engineering, exceptional ride and spacious cabin.
The 2021 Volkswagen Golf is available in one trim, called TSI. There’s also a GTI model, which isn’t covered in this review. The 2021 Golf employs a turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine that develops 147 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque, matched to a standard six-speed manual transmission or an available eight-speed automatic gearbox. According to the Volkswagen dealer near Santa Cruz, the Golf is front-wheel drive only.
Buyers looking for a fuel-efficient hatch will be happy to learn the 2021 Volkswagen Golf provides exceptional fuel economy. The 2021 Golf gets EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings of 29 mpg city/35 mpg highway with the automatic transmission, while the manual delivers 28 mpg city/36 mpg highway.*
The 2021 Volkswagen Golf garners fantastic reviews from the automotive press. Kelley Blue book wrote: Looking for an affordably priced compact European hatchback? That’s the German-built VW Golf. … It’s not crazy expensive, yet the Golf has the high-quality feel and sporty driving manners of a much more expensive European car. It’s practical, it’s economical.”
The Golf’s roomy and comfortable seating will keep the driver and passengers relaxed, even on longer trips. Rear-seat passengers have plenty of room to stretch out, with 35.6 inches of rear leg room. If you need space to stow your stuff, you’ll enjoy 22.8 cubic feet of cargo space with the seats up. Fold the seats, and you’ll get a full 52.7 cubic feet of cargo space.
Standard features include 16-inch alloy wheels, keyless entry/ignition, heated front seats, synthetic leather upholstery, push-button start, rain-sensing wipers, air conditioning, heated windshield-washer nozzles and a panoramic sunroof. The Golf’s entertainment system comes with a 6.5-inch touchscreen, a six-speaker stereo system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and USB input.
Standard safety features include rear cross-traffic alert, automatic post-collision braking, forward collision warning, pedestrian monitoring, automatic emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring and a rearview camera.
The 2021 Golf gives buyers a choice of four exterior paint colors: Deep Black Pearl, Platinum Gray Metallic, Pure White and Silk Blue Metallic. Interior colors include Titan Black V-Tex Leatherette and Beige V-Tex Leatherette.
Safety is an important consideration for buyers looking for a new vehicle. When you buy a Volkswagen vehicle, you’ll have the confidence that comes with knowing the automaker engineers its cars and SUVs with safety at the forefront. The 2021 Volkswagen Golf received the top rating of five stars for overall safety by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The 2021 Volkswagen Golf comes with a 4-year/50,000-mile New Vehicle Limited Warranty that includes 2 years/20,000 miles of complimentary scheduled maintenance.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2021 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.