The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), awarded the GTI with a top rating of "Good" in frontal-offset, side-impact and roof-strength tests. Some of the standard safety equipment for the GTI include antilock disc brakes, stability and traction control, front-seat side airbags and full-length side curtain airbags.
When Charlotte Volkswagen shoppers look under the hood, they will find a turbocharged, 2.0-liter engine that generates 200 horsepower. Shoppers can choose to pair the engine with six-speed manual transmission or optional DSG® six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The EPA estimates that the GTI is able to get 31 mpg on the highway and 21 mpg in the city with the manual transmission. They’ll get 33 mpg on the highway and 24 mpg in the city with the automatic transmission.
Charlotte VW Fans Love The 2012 GTI
Some of the standard equipment offered to Charlotte VW buyers include a rear roof spoiler, fog lights, heated outside mirrors, full power accessories, a leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, cruise control, air-conditioning, heated front sport seats, plaid cloth upholstery, split-folding rear seats with a center pass-through. Some accessories include a Bluetooth and an eight-speaker sound system with CD player, satellite radio, auxiliary audio jack for your iPod or MP3 player.
The rest of the 2012 Vokswagen lineup stays pretty much the same as last year. Although the car itself is relatively small compared to most cars, the 2012 GTI will hold more than you might expect given its compact size.
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