Compare 2012 Volkswagen Golf R - Overview

Compare the Golf R side-by-side against the Mustang and the Lancer Evolution. See features, performance, cost of ownership and more.

2012 Volkswagen Golf R (2-Door 2dr All-wheel Drive Hatchback)

  (2-Door) 2dr All-wheel Drive Hatchback

2012 Ford Mustang (GT Premium 2dr Coupe)

  (GT Premium) 2dr Coupe

2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution (GSR 4dr Sedan)

  (GSR) 4dr Sedan

MSRP

Veh 1 $33,990
Veh 2 $33,710
Veh 3 $34,495

MPG (city/hwy)

Veh 1 19 / 27
Veh 2 17 / 26
Veh 3 17 / 23

Horse Power

Veh 1 256 @ 6.0k RPM
Veh 2 412 @ 6.5k RPM
Veh 3 291 @ 6.5k RPM

Acceleration (0-60)

Veh 1 6.6 Sec
Veh 2 4.6 Sec
Veh 3 5.8 Sec

Engine

Veh 1 2.0L I-4
Veh 2 5.0L V-8
Veh 3 2.0L I-4

Transmission

Veh 1 6-spd man w/OD
Veh 2 6-spd man w/OD
Veh 3 5-spd man w/OD

Seating Capacity

Veh 1 5 Seats
Veh 2 4 Seats
Veh 3 5 Seats

Cargo Space

Veh 1 46.0 CF
Veh 2 13.4 CF
Veh 3 6.9 CF

Monthly Payment

Veh 1 $641
Veh 2 $636
Veh 3 $651

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

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