2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Los Angeles, CA

Two close-ups of the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI driving in the city at night and a Golf GTI Rabbit logo.

Modern hatchbacks like the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Los Angeles, CA keep getting better with every model year. Sporting a brand new trim level, enhanced performance and upgraded brakes for 2019, the Golf GTI is still one of the best hatchbacks in the segment. If you’re looking for a vehicle that combines cargo-hauling competency with remarkable drivability, the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI should be at the top of your list.

The S, SE and Autobahn trims make their return from the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI. A new, limited-run Rabbit Edition trim has been introduced for 2019, slotting in between the S and SE trims levels. Found in all four of these trims is a turbocharged, four-cylinder, 2.0-liter engine which generates 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque.

2019 VW Golf GTI Entertainment Features

While its performance ratings are the main reason why drivers find the 2019 Golf GTI fun to drive, its sizeable amount of entertainment features should also be noted. An infotainment system with a touchscreen display comes standard in all 2019 Golf GTI models. This system supports Bluetooth connectivity in addition to smartphone integration via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

In terms of audio entertainment, a sound system with six speakers comes standard in the first three trims of this hatchback. 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI Autobahn models replace it with a premium Fender audio system with eight speakers and a subwoofer. A three-month trial subscription for SiriusXM All Access is also offered in select 2019 Golf GTI trims.

Available 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI convenience features include: Driving mode selection, daytime running lights, park distance control, rain-sensing windshield wipers, LED headlights, foglights, heated windshield washer nozzles, keyless access with push-button start, heated front seats, USB connectivity and a rearview camera.