The automotive industry is full of a wide range of vehicle types and body styles. One of the most innovative and unique vehicle body styles in the industry is that of the hatchback. Typically found on compact models, the hatchback offers many of the great elements of sedans while also offering a more spacious interior, including an expansive cargo area. The 2020 Volkswagen Golf, available here at Frank Boucher Volkswagen of Janesville, is one of the best compact hatchback models in the industry.
There are a number of other excellent compact hatchback models in the industry that compete against the 2020 Volkswagen Golf for the top spot in their market segment. One of the 2020 Volkswagen Golf key competitors is the 2020 FIAT 500L. Join the staff here at Frank Boucher Volkswagen of Janesville today as we identify which compact hatchback is better—the 2020 Volkswagen Golf or the 2020 FIAT 500L.
2020 Volkswagen Golf
2020 FIAT 500L
|1.4L Turbo I-4 Engine||Engine Option||1.4L Turbo I-4 Engine|
|147 Horsepower||Engine Power||160 Horsepower|
|184 Pound-Feet||Engine Torque||184 Pound-Feet|
|29 MPG / 35 MPG||Fuel Economy (City / Hwy)||22 MPG / 30 MPG|
In the table above, you will see the engine specifications for the 2020 Volkswagen Golf and the 2020 FIAT 500L compared against one another. You will notice that both models are able to generate the same amount of engine torque. However, the 2020 FIAT 500L provides better engine power while the 2020 Volkswagen Golf achieves much better fuel economy in the city and on the highway. As a compact hatchback, fuel economy is very important for customers, and the advantage that the 2020 VW Golf offers really skews the comparison in its favor. The features that the 2020 Volkswagen Golf has available really seal the deal for the hatchback in this comparison. You can find a list of the best features offered by the 2020 Volkswagen Golf below.
Feel free to reach out to the staff here at Frank Boucher Volkswagen of Janesville today to learn more about the differences between the 2020 Volkswagen Golf and the 2020 FIAT 500L for yourself!