Ever since the first production of Volkswagen Golf, this small family car is about to crush its competition, again.
It is cited as one of the best cars in 2016. It was so good that it made it to the top 10 Best list for 2016. The Volkswagen Golf series won numerous awards already.
The Volkswagen Golf MK6 won the World Car of the Year in 2009 and in 2013, the Volkswagen Golf Mk7 did it again. Volkswagen Golf was also included in car and driver best list multiple times already.
In 2015,Golf Mk 7 won the Motor Trend Car of the Year award and the Mk1GTI also won the award in 1985.
Why is Volkswagen Golf series considered one of the best cars?
First of, Volkswagen is a seasoned maker in creating a classically themed car with a futuristic touch on it. 1974 was the year when they started Golf series and marketed worldwide across generations.
With a compact structure, it is easy to navigate and control. The ride always feels smooth and solid. Its based chassis and a receptive steering makes driving amusing. Other features include a classic five-speed manual with a 170-horsepower in a 1.8-liter turbo (four pairs).
An optional six-speed automatic is in place too. There will always be a car bigger than the Volkswagen Golf; but they don't have the same capability and a sense of satisfaction. VW Golf series comes with touchscreen advertorial while Apple CarPlay and Android Auto is available on S, SEL, and SE models.
Volkswagen Golf series is one the most versatile car in the market. They filled almost all market segments from a basic, day-to-day personal cars to a high performance breed.
There are only two cars who have been voted European Car of the Year twice - Volkswagen Golf and the Renault Clio.