2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI vs 2019 Audi A3

Volkswagen Golf GTI and Audi A3 in comparison photo

Power and adrenaline can come in many forms nowadays, whether your vehicle of choice is a hatchback, sedan, or anything else. The Volkswagen Golf GTI and Audi A3 are, respectively, two of the most high-powered options for you in the American market, able to give you plenty of speed, efficiency and versatility in compact packages. It’s because of this that adrenaline junkies across NorCal have trusted both of these models for their needs, and if you’re in the market for a vehicle of this stature, we want to help you find yours.

Come with Hansel Volkswagen below as we show you what the Golf GTI and A3 can do – we think you’ll like what you see, and you might just find your next dream car!



2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI 

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2019 Audi A3 

$27,595  Starting MSRP  $32,500 
2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder / 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque  Base Engine / Horsepower and Torque Output  2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder / 184 horsepower and 222 pound-feet of torque 
Five Passengers / 53.7 cubic feet with seat area  Interior Seating Capacity / Maximum Cargo Volume  Five passengers / 10 cubic feet 
5.7 seconds / ~ 150 miles per hour  0-60 Time / Top Speed  5.4 seconds / 155 miles per hour 

Test drive the new 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI at Hansel Volkswagen in Santa Rosa CA

The major draw to the 2019 Golf GTI is evident, as it not only offers equivalent levels of quickness to the A3, but thanks to its hatchback configuration, you can bring anything you need along for the ride when you head out for a day on the track or the open highway. The 2019 Golf GTI is truly a champion for thrill seekers, and it also offers plenty of high-tech innovations that can help you get a better control over your drive than the A3 can promise. Some of these include:

  • Progressive power steering with variable assistance
  • Selectable driving modes
  • DCC® adaptive chassis control
  • Limited-slip differential (VAQ)
  • Fender® Premium Audio System
  • Premium color Multifunction Display (MFD)
  • Many more!

Did we also mention that the Golf GTI – able to achieve 25 city miles per gallon and 31 highway miles per gallon – is much more efficient than the A3 can promise? If you’d like to see more of the Golf GTI, feel free to contact Hansel Volkswagen and schedule a test drive at whatever time is best for you. We’d love to see you stop by!


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