Front view of 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI driving on city street

How fast can the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI Go?

2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI performance specs and speed ratings 

No matter who you are or what you do, there will always be a corner of your brain that begs for the thrill of speed and adrenaline. When you’re looking for this in the same model that takes you to and from work, the only natural model you should check out is the new Volkswagen Golf GTI. Its “hot hatch” nickname isn’t without warrant, as there’s plenty of punch that’s inside to give you a drive that’s second to none in every regard. Come and see the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI performance specs and speed ratings today with Janesville VW! 

Engine specs and available powertrain features for the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI 

Nimble athleticism is the main attraction of the 2019 Golf GTI, which houses a turbocharged 2-liter four-cylinder engine under its sleek, sculpted hood. This engine can crank out 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque, making it one of the most powerful of today’s hatchbacks.  


Hands gripping 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI steering wheel

Blue 2019 VW Golf GTI driving with city skyline in background


If these power numbers seem a bit tame, don’t worry – the 2019 Golf GTI has plenty of drivetrain upgrades at your disposal that allow it to race from 0 to 60 miles per hour in only 5.7 seconds! You’ll have DCC® Adaptive Cruise Control, Progressive Power Steering, a finely-tuned Sport Suspension, and many more to work with. All of these ensure that the Golf GTI can give you maximum return on investment every time.  


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Test drive a new 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI at Frank Boucher Volkswagen in Janesville WI 

Whether you’re racing to and from the office to beat the commute, or just want to take on your favorite stretch of road, the 2019 Golf GTI is just what you’ve been searching for. Contact Janesville VW today to schedule a test drive or apply for financing!