2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Spartanburg, SC
Looking beyond the overall form factor of today's compact hatchbacks reveal a class of vehicle that would almost be unrecognizable to buyers from less than a generation ago. The 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Spartanburg, SC, available at Vic Bailey VW, is nearly a perfect example of what today's compact hatchbacks are all about; that is a feature-packed, high-performing and very efficient platform. Additionally, the new Golf GTI joins the rest of the VW Golf family as some of the most highly-regarded and fun-to-drive models in this very densely packed segment of the global automotive industry.
The biggest change made to the 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Spartanburg, SC is that the compact hatchback will only be available with four-doors. Volkswagen has also further refined the four available trim grades, S, Sport, SE and Autobahn. All season tires come with each model, but Vic Bailey Volkswagen buyers can opt for summer performance tires if that better suits their driving needs. Standard features like 18-inch alloy wheels, LED foglights as well as a tilting and telescoping steering wheel which is also wrapped in leather. The VW Car-Net App-Connect system as well as the ability to pair smartphones with infotainment system is also standard equipment.
The 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Spartanburg, SC owns a perfect five-star crash rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Evaluators from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety agreed and also gave the 2017 Golf GTI a top overall score. Standard safety gear like antilock brakes, front air bags and electronic stability control are naturally included. Upper trims have the option of adding forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking.
Each model of the 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Spartanburg, SC has the same engine for Vic Bailey customers. The standard powertrain setup is a turbocharged, 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine making 210 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. Automatic and manual transmission options are available. Buyers who take home the Sport, SE or Autobahn trims will get the Performance package upgrade automatically which pushes the peak out put to 220 horsepower.
Just about every interior element of the 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Spartanburg, SC is built to serve the driver's needs. Buttons and other control surfaces are easy to reach and intuitive to use. The centrally-placed 6.5-inch touchscreen serves as the home for integrating applications from the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto suites. There is also plenty of cargo space to be found in the new Golf GTI with up to 52.7 cubic-feet available to use.