Prestige Volkswagen of Stamford

42 W Broad Street
Directions Stamford, CT 06902

  • Sales: (203) 327-2500
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2016 VW Golf GTI Price & Specs | Stamford, CT

Serving Stamford, CT, Norwalk, Westport, Fairfield, Darien, and New Canaan

Available in a two-door or four-door design, the 2016 Golf GTI comes in eight different trims. Sleek, stylish and sporty, this Volkswagen hatchback is ideally suitable for urban settings. Tornado Red and Deep Black Pearl are among the stunning exterior paint options available for the Golf GTI. Ambient lighting on the door trims further highlight the modern design concepts. With Driving Mode Selection and manual or automatic transmission, there are plenty of options for customizing the way that this Volkswagen cruises on the road.

2016 Volkswagen Golf 1.8T S 4-Door Specs & Features

Starting MSRP:


Fuel Economy:

25 city / 37 hwy mpg**

Standard Engine:

1.8L inline 4-cylinder, turbocharged and intercooled


170 hp


200 lb-ft


6-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport mode 

2016 Volkswagen Golf Performance

The 2016 Golf GTI comes with a standard 2.0T four-cylinder TSI engine that's rated at 210 horsepower. The models with the Performance Package have a similar version of this engine that gets up to 220 horsepower. Aluminum alloy and cast iron make up both lightweight and efficient engine blocks. Whether it's a six-speed manual transmission or six-speed automatic transmission, you'll have an easy time shifting gears in this Volkswagen. Additionally, the automatic transmission system is available in a signature DSG design with Tiptronic for optimum acceleration. Electronic Stability Control further improves the driving experience in the Golf GTI, which has a traditional Front Wheel Drive (FWD) design. Ideal for highway speeds, the Dynamic Driving Control (DCC) further enhances the driving experience that's comparable to a sports car.

The Interior

The climate control systems in the 2016 Golf GTI include the Climatic systems with a manual single-zone design or automatic dual-zone operation. A pollen filter is included in both of these climate control systems that regulate temperature settings. The front seats are also available with heating elements. When it comes to interior styling, the cloth seats with Clark Plaid patterns embody contemporary design. A shift knob with a Golf Ball theme is another optional feature that highlights the cool character of the Golf GTI.

Technology & Features

The 2016 Golf GTI comes with a 6.5-inch touchscreen that controls the sound system. This digital console also includes the Volkswagen Car-Net App-Connect, which can be used to access an array of mobile apps such as maps, text messages and other online utilities. Of course, smartphones can be easily synced with the audio system via a standard Bluetooth connection that facilitates hands-free calling. SiriusXM Satellite Radio and HD Radio provide plenty of alternatives to traditional AM/FM channels.


The standard Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) in the 2016 Golf GTI is linked to advanced technology such as Anti-Slip Regulation, Engine Brake Assist and Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution. Such features ensure reliable stopping even on slippery and slick road surfaces. Additionally, the Post-Collision Braking System brings the vehicle to a complete halt after an accident. Speaking of accidents, the Golf GTI has plenty of impressive passive safety features including the signature Side Curtain Protection system that cushions the heads of all passengers. The driver and front passenger are also protected by side thorax airbags and traditional front airbags. Automatic Locking Retractors and Passenger Occupant Detection are some features that improve the overall safety inside this Volkswagen hatchback.

At Prestige Volkswagen of Stamford, we have a large inventory of 2016 Golf GTI models. Whether you want to test drive a Two-Door SE trim or Four-Door Autobahn trim, you're guaranteed to find the right model at our dealership. Our friendly sales staff will also help you customize the Golf GTI with a Performance Package.


*Starting MSRP of $20,175 for a 2016 Volkswagen Golf 1.8L TSI® 4-door with 5-speed manual transmission. Prices exclude transportation, taxes, title, other options, and dealer charges. Dealer sets actual price.

**25 city/37 highway mpg (2016 Golf 1.8T, 5-speed manual transmission). EPA estimates. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition.

Prestige Volkswagen of Stamford
42 W Broad St
Stamford, CT 06902

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Prestige Volkswagen of Stamford

42 W Broad Street
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  • Sales: (203) 327-2500
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