Volkswagen Golf GTI 0-60 times

Out of all performance specs, nothing but Volkswagen Golf GTI 0-60 times can better speak about the vehicle's temper. While horsepower and torque blow smoke in the eyes, Golf GTI zero to sixty specs and average time to run a quarter mile are pretty straightforward metrics allowing to compare against its competitors.

Very often there is no chance of doing Golf GTI 0-to-60 test personally and making conclusions from the experience of the other drivers is the last thing you want.

Conducting a trustworthy test drive requires following a strict methodology that is intended to eliminate the inconsistent circumstances like weather, tires, surface, engine temperature. It is always better to leave it for professionals.

We are here to help if you need to know what is the exact 0-60 mph for Golf GTI and all trims year by year. The official technical documentation is used as our primary source for Volkswagen Golf GTI zero to 60 performance data which is also manually verified by editors.


2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI 0-60 times, all trims

Trim, HP, Engine, Transmission0-60 times1/4 mile times
2.0T SE 4dr Hatchback

5.7 sec

14.3 @ 100 mph
2.0T S 4dr Hatchback

5.9 sec

14.6 @ 100 mph
2.0T Autobahn 4dr Hatchback

6 sec

14.5 @ 100 mph

2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI 0-60 times, all trims

Trim, HP, Engine, Transmission0-60 times1/4 mile times

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI 0-60 times, all trims

Trim, HP, Engine, Transmission0-60 times1/4 mile times
S w/Performance Package 2-Door 2dr Hatchback,220 hp
turbo,

5.7 sec

14.2 @ 99 mph
S w/Performance Package 4-Door 4dr Hatchback,220 hp
turbo,

5.7 sec

14.2 @ 99 mph
SE w/Performance Package 2-Door 2dr Hatchback,220 hp
turbo,

5.7 sec

14.2 @ 99 mph
SE w/Performance Package 4-Door 4dr Hatchback,220 hp
turbo,

5.7 sec

14.2 @ 99 mph
S 2-Door 2dr Hatchback,210 hp
turbo,

5.9 sec

14.5 @ 98 mph
S 4-Door 4dr Hatchback,210 hp
turbo,

5.9 sec

14.5 @ 98 mph
SE 2-Door 2dr Hatchback,210 hp
turbo,

5.9 sec

14.5 @ 98 mph
SE 4-Door 4dr Hatchback,210 hp
turbo,

5.9 sec

14.5 @ 98 mph
Autobahn 4-Door 4dr Hatchback,210 hp

6 sec

14.5 @ 100 mph


Volkswagen Golf GTI 0-60 mph acceleration across years

Year of a Model0-60 times1/4 mile times
2018

5.7 - 6 sec

14.3 @ 100 - 14.6 @ 100 mph
2016

5.7 - 6 sec

14.2 @ 100 - 14.5 @ 98 mph
2015

5.7 - 5.9 sec

14.2 @ 99 - 14.5 @ 98 mph

It might be difficult to reproduce official Volkswagen Golf GTI 0-60 times driving your own car, as measuring accuracy of Volkswagen Golf GTI acceleration from 0 to 60 depends on the transmission type or such variables as wind, weather conditions, tire traction or even weight of the rim. For the safety of the public, 0-60 times are often recorded by professional drivers on the closed racing tracks or dragstrips.

The good news is you can always soup up your car to have the best drag times. The easiest way is chip-tuning. The Engine of Volkswagen Golf GTI is equipped with an engine management system (EMS)/Engine Control Unit (ECU) which can be modified to different settings, producing different performance levels and boosting Golf GTI\'s horsepower.

Right now we are well on course to post the data on transmission and engine on the Volkswagen Golf GTI acceleration page of our website. We also have plans to make it possible for any visitor of the website to add their own custom data on Volkswagen Golf GTI acceleration.



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