Compare 2018 Subaru Impreza vs 2018 Volkswagen Golf

2018 Subaru Impreza
2018 Volkswagen Golf
Add Vehicle
2018 Subaru Impreza
Select style
1.8T S Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Golf 1.8T S Automatic 24 33 $21,129 $22,010
Golf 1.8T S Manual 25 34 $20,073 $20,910
Golf 1.8T SE Automatic 24 33 $23,765 $24,755
Golf 1.8T SE Manual 25 34 $22,709 $23,655
Golf Alltrack 1.8T S DSG 21 30 $25,973 $27,055
Golf Alltrack 1.8T S Manual 21 30 $24,918 $25,955
Golf Alltrack 1.8T SE DSG 21 30 $29,630 $30,865
Golf Alltrack 1.8T SE Manual 21 30 $28,574 $29,765
Golf Alltrack 1.8T SEL DSG 22 30 $34,234 $35,660
Golf GTI 2.0T Automaticbahn DSG 24 32 $34,723 $36,170
Golf GTI 2.0T Automaticbahn Manual 25 33 $33,667 $35,070
Golf GTI 2.0T S DSG 24 32 $26,414 $27,515
Golf GTI 2.0T S Manual 25 33 $25,357 $26,415
Golf GTI 2.0T SE DSG 24 32 $30,308 $31,570
Golf GTI 2.0T SE Manual 25 33 $29,252 $30,470
Golf R 2.0T DSG w/DCC/Nav 22 29 $39,250 $40,885
Golf R 2.0T Manual w/DCC/Nav 21 29 $38,193 $39,785
Golf SportWagen 1.8T S Automatic 24 33 $21,874 $22,785
Golf SportWagen 1.8T S Automatic 4MOTION 22 29 $24,033 $25,035
Golf SportWagen 1.8T S Manual 25 34 $20,818 $21,685
Golf SportWagen 1.8T S Manual 4MOTION 22 31 $22,977 $23,935
Golf SportWagen 1.8T SE Automatic 24 33 $26,227 $27,320
Golf SportWagen 1.8T SEL Automatic 24 33 $29,035 $30,245
Pricing
Invoice Price
Coming Soon
$21,129
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
Coming Soon
$22,010
Monthly Payment Estimate
Coming Soon
$367 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.2
6.5
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2018 Subaru Impreza offers all-wheel drive for all of us in a comfortable, refined, tech-savvy package. There's a VW Golf for everyone, and they're even better for 2018 thanks to a big tech upgrade inside.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
Coming Soon 24 mpg
Highway
Coming Soon 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
- Compact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- 93.5
Front Leg Room (in)
- 41.2
Second Head Room (in)
- 38.1
Passenger Capacity
- 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
- 53.9
Front Head Room (in)
- 38.4
Front Shoulder Room (in)
- 55.9
Second Leg Room (in)
- 35.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
- 59.8
Wheelbase (in)
- 103.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
- 70.8
Track Width, Front (in)
- 61
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 5.4
Length, Overall (in)
- 167.6
Height, Overall (in)
- 58.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
- 17.4
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
- 53.7
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
- Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 10.7
Brake Type
- 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
- Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 11.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
- NA
Brake ABS System
- 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
- 13.2
Steering
Steering Type
- Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
- 35.8
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
- NA
Rear Tire Size
- P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code
- NA
Front Tire Size
- P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Size
- Compact
Front Tire Order Code
- NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- 3023
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
- 15 X 6
Front Wheel Material
- Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
- Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
- 15 X 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- Compact
Rear Wheel Material
- Aluminum
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 480
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- 140
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
- 184 @ 1600
Engine Order Code
- _VC20_
Displacement
- 1.8 L/110
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
- 170 @ 4500
Engine Type
- Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
- Gasoline Direct Injection
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
- 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
- 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
- 24
Transmission
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- 4.46
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 3.87
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.56
Trans Type
- 6
Drivetrain
- Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.85
Trans Description Cont. Again
- NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- 3.60
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- 2.51
Trans Order Code
- _5MT01
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.86
Trans Description Cont.
- Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.67
Summary
Vehicle Name
- Volkswagen Golf
Body Style
- Hatchback
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
- Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
- Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
- Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
- Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
- 6.3
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue