Compare 2006 Volkswagen Golf - Overview

Compare the Golf side-by-side against the Civic and the Matrix. See features, performance, cost of ownership and more.

2006 Volkswagen Golf (GL 2.0L 4dr Hatchback)

  (GL 2.0L) 4dr Hatchback

2006 Honda Civic (LX 2dr Coupe)

Suggested Top Competitor (LX) 2dr Coupe

2006 Toyota Matrix (XR Front-wheel Drive Hatchback)

Suggested Top Competitor (XR) Front-wheel Drive Hatchback

MSRP

Veh 1 $16,030
Veh 2 $16,510
Veh 3 $16,740

MPG (city/hwy)

Veh 1 24 / 31
Veh 2 30 / 38
Veh 3 30 / 36

Horse Power

Veh 1 115 @ 5.2k RPM
Veh 2 140 @ 6.3k RPM
Veh 3 126 @ 6.0k RPM

Acceleration (0-60)

Veh 1 11.0 Sec
Veh 2 7.8 Sec
Veh 3 9.4 Sec

Engine

Veh 1 2.0L I-4
Veh 2 1.8L I-4
Veh 3 1.8L I-4

Transmission

Veh 1 5-spd man w/OD
Veh 2 5-spd man w/OD
Veh 3 5-spd man w/OD

Seating Capacity

Veh 1 5 Seats
Veh 2 5 Seats
Veh 3 5 Seats

Cargo Space

Veh 1 41.8 CF
Veh 2 11.5 CF
Veh 3 53.2 CF

Monthly Payment

Veh 1 $303
Veh 2 $312
Veh 3 $316

Cost To Own (5 yr @ 10k/yr)

Veh 1 N/A
Veh 2 N/A
Veh 3 N/A