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VW Golf

Contrary to what you may have assumed, the Volkswagen Golf was not named after the sport. Rather, when the car was being developed as the successor to the Beetle, "Golf," which is German for "Gulf," was meant to pay homage to the Gulf Stream, a powerful and swift Atlantic Ocean current. Volkswagen…

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2015 Volkswagen Golf - 2dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (TSI S 2-Door)
2dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (TSI S 2-Door)
MSRP:
$19,295
Engine:
1.8L I-4
MPG:
25 City / 37 HWY
2015 Volkswagen Golf - 2dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (Launch Edition 2-Door)
2dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (Launch Edition 2-Door)
MSRP:
$17,995
Engine:
1.8L I-4
MPG:
25 City / 37 HWY
2015 Volkswagen Golf - 4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (TSI S 4-Door)
4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (TSI S 4-Door)
MSRP:
$20,995
Engine:
1.8L I-4
MPG:
25 City / 36 HWY
2015 Volkswagen Golf - 4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (TSI SE 4-Door)
4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (TSI SE 4-Door)
MSRP:
$24,895
Engine:
1.8L I-4
MPG:
25 City / 36 HWY
2015 Volkswagen Golf - 4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (TSI SEL 4-Door)
4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (TSI SEL 4-Door)
MSRP:
$27,395
Engine:
1.8L I-4
MPG:
25 City / 36 HWY
2015 Volkswagen Golf - 4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (TDI S 4-Door)
4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback (TDI S 4-Door)
MSRP:
$22,345
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
30 City / 45 HWY
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The 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen takes everything we like about the already fun and functional Golf and stretches it into an even more useful wagon configuration. Here, we test a pair of diesel-equipped examples in Texas Hill Country.
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