Used Volkswagen Golf 2020-present review

Category: Family car

Section: Advice for buyers

2020 Volkswagen Golf touchscreen
  • Volkswagen Golf 2021 Mk8 front tracking
  • 2020 Volkswagen Golf dashboard
  • 2020 Volkswagen Golf touchscreen
  • 2020 Volkswagen Golf rear seats
  • Volkswagen Golf 2021 rear panning
  • Volkswagen Golf 2020 RHD rear end detail
  • Volkswagen Golf 2021 Mk8 front tracking
  • 2020 Volkswagen Golf dashboard
  • 2020 Volkswagen Golf touchscreen
  • 2020 Volkswagen Golf rear seats
  • Volkswagen Golf 2021 rear panning
  • Volkswagen Golf 2020 RHD rear end detail

Advice for buyers

What should I look for in a used Volkswagen Golf hatchback?

It's too soon to register any major reported problems for the Mk8 Golf, but there have been issues with the touchscreen infotainment system failing to respond quickly or even failing completely. It's worth checking with your local dealer if any remedial work has been carried out on the Golf you are thinking of buying.

There have been two recall notices so far: