2018 Volkswagen Golf vs 2018 Subaru Impreza

Hatchbacks are a great option for drivers for a number of reasons. Especially for those who are looking for a new car and can't decide for a sedan or SUV, a hatchback offers the best of both worlds. Excelling at offering great and efficient performance on the roads along with convenient space for any trip, let's take a close look at the differences between the 2018 Volkswagen Golf vs the 2018 Subaru Impreza.

When it comes down to it, a great vehicle often comes down to performance. Taking a look at the power of both models, the standard VW Golf stands out above the Subaru Impreza thanks to its standard lightweight 1.8-liter turbo engine that is able to produce 170 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. The new Golf model is also extremely fuel efficient, with the standard Golf offering a fuel economy rating of 25 city/34 highway/29 combined mpg.

Blue 2018 VW Golf and silver 2018 Subaru Impreza side by side

2018 Volkswagen Golf


2018 Subaru Impreza

170 Standard Horsepower 152
184 Standard Torque 145
5 Seats 5
29 Combined MPG (Manual Transmission) 26


Driver Assistance Technology in the 2018 Volkswagen Golf

Technology has grown a lot in the past few years with new additions to new models. To match its impressive performance, the new 2018 Volkswagen Golf is also equipped with great driver assistance technologies. In fact, some of the features offered with the new Golf include Adaptive Cruise Control, Blind Spot Monitor, Lane Assist, Park Pilot and much more.

If you would like to learn even more about the differences between the 2018 Volkswagen Golf vs the 2018 Subaru Impreza, be sure to contact us at Vic Bailey Volkswagen. You can also get behind the wheel of the new Golf hatchback today by visiting our dealership in Spartanburg, SC. We'd be happy to assist you in any way we can!