2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI vs. 2019 Audi A3

2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI vs. 2019 Audi A3

When it comes to driving, there is no reason to settle for the mediocre. If you’re looking for something sleek, powerful and full of personality then the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI is a must-see. This sporty hatchback delivers a thrilling driving experience thanks to its nimble, athletic handling and finely-tuned suspension.

From twisting country roads to congested highways, the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI navigates it all with precision and grace. But in order to really highlight all this hatchback is capable of, we have put it head-to-head with the 2019 Audi A3. Here’s how the Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback stacks up against the Audi A3 sedan.

2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0T SE


2019 Audi A3 2.0T Premium 

228-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder with 7-speed manual transmission Engine 228-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder with 6-speed manual or a 7-speed manual transmission
53.7 cu.ft Max. Cargo Volume 10 cu.ft.
25 city / 32 highway mpg Fuel Economy 22 city / 30 highway mpg
FWD Drivetrain  All-wheel drive

Test drive the new 2019 Golf GTI at Donaldsons Volkswagen today!

Like the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI, the 2019 Audi A3 has a lot going for it. The sedan features sporty handling, quick acceleration thanks to the turbocharged engine and a sophisticated cabin. Audi’s sleek sedan also receives a few updates for 2019, including 8 additional horsepower for the Quattro model’s engine, a new transmission and more standard equipment.

Even with its strengths, the 2019 Audi A3 can’t match the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI’s ample cargo space or its strong fuel economy figures or its great overall value. Car shoppers are also sure to enjoy the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI’s long list of premium equipment, which includes ambient interior lighting, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, heated mirrors, LED foglights and much more.

Which 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI model is right for you? Choose from four trims, including the S, Rabbit, SE and Autobahn. Explore all the options with a visit to our beautiful showroom in Savyille, Long Island today. From all of us at Donaldsons Volkswagen, we look forward to speaking with you.