Compare 2010 Volkswagen Golf vs 2007 Honda Civic Classic

2010 Volkswagen Golf
2007 Honda Civic Classic
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2-Door HB Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB Manual 22 30 $16,830 $17,620
2-Door HB Manual PZEV 22 30 $16,830 $17,620
2-Door HB Automatic 23 30 $17,929 $18,720
2-Door HB Automatic PZEV 23 30 $17,929 $18,720
4-Door HB Automatic 23 30 $18,512 $19,335
4-Door HB Automatic PZEV 23 30 $18,512 $19,335
2-Door HB Manual TDI 30 41 $21,122 $22,155
4-Door HB Manual TDI 30 41 $21,695 $22,760
2-Door HB DSG TDI 30 42 $22,221 $23,255
4-Door HB DSG TDI 30 42 $22,794 $23,860
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2007 Honda Civic Classic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Coupe 2-Door MT DX 30 38 $13,643 $14,810
Coupe 2-Door AT DX 30 40 $14,377 $15,610
Coupe 2-Door MT LX 30 38 $15,432 $16,760
Coupe 2-Door AT LX 30 40 $16,166 $17,560
Coupe 2-Door MT EX 30 38 $17,220 $18,710
Coupe 2-Door AT EX 30 40 $17,954 $19,510
Coupe 2-Door MT w/Navi EX 30 38 $18,825 $20,460
Coupe 2-Door AT w/Navi EX 30 40 $19,558 $21,260
4-Door MT DX 30 38 $13,827 $15,010
4-Door AT DX 30 40 $14,560 $15,810
4-Door MT LX 30 38 $15,615 $16,960
4-Door AT LX 30 40 $16,349 $17,760
4-Door MT EX 30 38 $17,220 $18,710
4-Door AT EX 30 40 $17,954 $19,510
4-Door MT w/Navi EX 30 38 $18,825 $20,460
4-Door AT w/Navi EX 30 40 $19,559 $21,260
4-Door AT GX 28 39 $23,174 $24,590
Si 2-Door Coupe Manual 23 32 $19,403 $21,090
Si 2-Door Coupe Manual w/ST 23 32 $19,587 $21,290
Si 4-Door Sedan Manual 23 32 $19,587 $21,290
Si 4-Door Sedan Manual w/ST 23 32 $19,770 $21,490
Si 2-Door Coupe Manual w/Navi 23 32 $21,008 $22,840
Si 2-Door Coupe Manual w/Navi & ST 23 32 $21,192 $23,040
Si 4-Door Sedan Manual w/Navi 23 32 $21,192 $23,040
Si 4-Door Sedan Manual w/Navi & ST 23 32 $21,375 $23,240
Hybrid 4-Door Sedan 49 51 $20,788 $22,600
Hybrid 4-Door Sedan w/Navi 49 51 $22,393 $24,350
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,830
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Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,620
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Monthly Payment Estimate
$294 / month
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The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2010 Volkswagen Golf/TDI feels more upscale than its competitors, and the diesel's exceptional fuel economy is an unexpected bonus in the class.
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Fuel Economy
City
22 mpg N/A mpg
Highway
30 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact -
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in)
39.3 -
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.7 -
Passenger Volume (ft³)
93 -
Second Head Room (in)
38.5 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
52.8 -
Front Leg Room (in)
41.2 -
Passenger Capacity
5 -
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - -
Second Leg Room (in)
35.5 -
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
60.7 -
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.4 -
Length, Overall (in)
165.4 -
Height, Overall (in)
58.3 -
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.6 -
Wheelbase (in)
101.5 -
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.3 -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
12.4 -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.3 x 1 -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.2 x .5 -
Brake Type
Pwr -
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14.5 -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.8 ft -
Steering Type
Pwr -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3 -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA -
Front Tire Size
195/65R15 -
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - -
Front Tire Order Code
NA -
Spare Tire Order Code
NA -
Rear Tire Size
195/65R15 -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2968 -
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - -
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel -
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 -
Front Wheel Material
Steel -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
10 -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
140 -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
177 @ 4250 -
Engine Order Code
NA -
Displacement
2.5L/151 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
170 @ 5700 -
Engine Type
Gas I5 -
Fuel System
SMPI -
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
25 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
30 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
22 -
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - -
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - -
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - -
Trans Type
5 -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA -
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - -
Trans Order Code
NA -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- TBD - -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - -
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD -
Summary
Vehicle Name
Volkswagen Golf -
Body Style
2 Door HB -
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/stabilizer bar -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/stabilizer bar -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.5 -
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
7 -

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