Source: Volkswagen Cars USA

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI

The original hot hatch defies convention. And occasionally, physics. -- With a 210-hp 5 turbocharged engine under its hood, along with precision craftsmanship and undeniable style, the Golf GTI lives up to its nickname.

2.0L Turbo-Charged



City MPG



Comes loaded with plenty of vroom.

With a 210-hp turbocharged engine, extraordinary handling, and a host of amenities, the hot hatch comes equipped with its own brand of excitement too.

Performance that turns a corner.

Revved up and ready to impress, the Golf GTI combines horsepower, torque, and the kind of handling that befit its power. It all adds up to performance that thrills.

  • 210-hp turbocharged engine
  • Sport-tuned suspension
  • Driving Mode Selection
  • DCC Dynamic Chassis Control

Little extras, big difference.

The Golf GTI surrounds you with amenities to ensure your interior experience is as impressive as its on-road performance. Get behind the wheel and see how thoughtful and stylish design can be.

  • Top Sport seats
  • Ambient door trim accent lighting with illuminated door sills
  • Golf Ball Shift knob
  • Panoramic sunroof

Tech-savvy, totally in touch.

It's less like a dash and more like a command center. The Golf GTI offers technology that helps you play music, find your way home, and add confidence to your drive.

  • Advanced 6.5" touchscreen sound system
  • VW Car-Net App-Connect for smartphones
  • Driving Mode Selection
  • Driver Assistance systems (Order Only)

Front Assist

The available Forward Collision Warning system (included in Front Assist) has sensors in the front to help monitor traffic and can alert you to a potential collision. If a collision is imminent, Autonomous Emergency Braking (included in Front Assist) can help brake the car.

Lane Assist

When moving, the available Lane Departure Warning (Lane Assist) can sense if you start to drift into another lane without using the turn signal. On most models, Lane Assist will help steer to help keep you in the correct lane.

2016 Volkswagen GTI Gallery

2016 GTI Models

Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 2-Door S

Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 2-Door SE

Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 4-Door S

Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 4-Door SE

Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 4-Door Autobahn