2018 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen vs 2018 Toyota Prius
While one is a wagon and one is a hatchback, there’s plenty of qualities to compare between the 2018 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen vs the 2018 Toyota Prius. Both vehicles are available in a variety of trim levels and highlight their spaciousness as a major benefit. However, eagle-eyed drivers will notice differences in performance and storage space between the two that are worth noting.
The 2018 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen comes equipped with a turbocharged, 1.8-liter, four-cylinder engine which generates 170 horsepower and 199 pound-feet of torque. The 2018 Toyota Prius, in comparison, features a 1.8-liter, four-cylinder engine in addition to a pair of two electric motors. This powertrain produces 121 horsepower, making it less-powerful than the 2018 Golf SportWagen.
2018 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen
2018 Toyota Prius
|Standard||Apple CarPlay/Android Auto||Unavailable|
|124.7 cubic feet||Interior Volume||117.7 cubic feet|
|30.4 cubic feet||Cargo Capacity||24.6 cubic feet|
2018 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Storage Space
With an interior volume of 124.7 cubic feet and a cargo capacity of 30.4 cubic feet. The 2018 Toyota Prius provides passengers with a smaller cabin, featuring only 117.7 cubic feet of interior volume and a cargo capacity of 24.6 cubic feet.
Certain interior features found in the 2018 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen are not available for the 2018 Toyota Prius. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support is standard in the 2018 Golf SportWagen, while the 2018 Prius does not support either service.
Standard 2018 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen safety features include: A post-collision safety system, child seat anchors, an engine immobilizer, turn signal mirrors, daytime running lights, rear door child safety locks, child seat anchors, front and rear head airbags, stability control, dual front side-mounted airbags, dusk sensing headlamps, traction control, tire pressure monitoring, a remote anti-theft alarm system, passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation and emergency braking assistance.