Volkswagen Announces Pricing of 2015 Golf Models, Details Trim Packages
Today Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced pricing of the all-new 2015 Golf. The seventh-generation Golf features more standard equipment, increased fuel efficiency and more room than its predecessors, and the limited availability two-door Golf Launch edition with manual transmission will have a Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price of $17,995.
Like all of the trim packages, the limited-availability Golf Launch Edition two-door model adds numerous standard features over the outgoing Golf 2.5L. These features include:
- A turbocharged and direct-injection four cylinder as the base engine
- Standard 5.8-inch touchscreen infotainment system
- Bluetooth® connectivity
- Media Device Interface (MDI) with iPod® integration
- Standard Automatic Post-Collision Braking System (APCBS)
- SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
2015 VW Golf Powertrain Options
Consumers can expect 2015 Golf models to be in dealer showrooms in August. Available in both two- and four-door versions, two powertrains will be available: the EA888 1.8-liter turbocharged and direct-injection four-cylinder TSI® engine mated to a five-speed manual or a six-speed automatic transmission; and the all-new EA288 2.0-liter turbocharged and direct-injection four-cylinder TDI® Clean Diesel, fitted with a six-speed manual or a six-speed DSG® dual-clutch automatic transmission.
Golf TSI models equipped with the new 1.8-liter turbocharged and direct-injection four-cylinder engine will initially be available in five trim levels, with the limited availability Golf Launch Edition starting at $17,995 for the two-door model with a five-speed manual transmission. The Golf S begins at $18,995 in two-door form with a manual transmission. For consumers seeking more features, the Golf S with Sunroof begins at $20,995 and will only be available as a four-door model, while the Golf SE offers the roominess of a four-door and more content beginning at $24,495 with an automatic transmission. Like the SE trim, the top-of-the-line Golf SEL comes with four doors and an automatic transmission only and starts at $26,995.
Golf TDI Clean Diesel: Four-Doors Only
Golf TDI Clean Diesel models only feature four doors and will be offered in three trims—TDI S, TDI SE, and TDI SEL. With a starting price more than $3,000 lower than the previous-generation Golf TDI, the all-new Golf TDI S starts at $21,995 with a six-speed manual gearbox, followed by the Golf TDI SE which begins at $25,495 with a manual transmission. The line-topping Golf TDI SEL trim starts at $27,995 when equipped with the manual gearbox.