Volkswagen Golf Hatchback 1.0 TSI S 5dr

5 doors
Petrol
Manual
Manufacturer price from:£18,995
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The Volkswagen Golf is one of our favourite family cars. It's brilliant to drive, competitively priced and well equipped

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Trim:

S

Entry-level S-trim isn’t lavishly equipped, but it does come with trinkets including air-conditioning, four electric windows (five-door model only), height-adjustable front seats, a front centre armrest, a DAB radio, Bluetooth and an 8.0in colour touchscreen, but you have to put up with wheel trims instead of alloy wheels.

Engine:

1.0 TSI

This 84bhp three-cylinder 1.0-litre petrol engine is available only in entry-level S trim with a five-speed manual gearbox. We haven’t tried it yet, but judging by the lethargic official 0-62mph time of 11.9sec – with hardly any improvement in fuel economy over the more powerful 109bhp version of the same 1.0 engine – it doesn't seem the best choice.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH11.9 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

58.9

Urban: 49.6Motorway: 67.3
Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

380

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

109

g/km