Drivers looking for a thrilling compact car at an affordable price should certainly have the Golf GTI at the top of their list. If this is you, then we encourage you to check out the 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI in Thousand Oaks CA. Whether you're here in Thousand Oaks or from nearby Oxnard, Camarillo or Simi Valley, Neftin Volkswagen is the place to test drive the exhilarating and versatile Golf GTI.
As a member of the VW Golf family, you'll find the Golf GTI has the same sporty, yet refined, style as the rest of the Golf models. What sets the GTI apart from the standard Golf model is its enhanced performance features and characteristics, allowing the 2016 VW Golf GTI to expertly blend a thrilling driving experience with versatility.
The 2016 Golf GTI come standard with a 210-horsepower turbocharged engine producing 258 lb-ft of torque. An optional Performance Package model boosts this to 220 horsepower. To further enhance the driving experience, the GTI also has a sport-tuned suspension and a Driving Mode Selection, allowing you to enjoy just the drive you want at any given time. The DCC Dynamic Chassis Control is also available.
Golf models are well-known for being sophisticated both in design and high-tech features. The Golf GTI is no exception. Staying connected on the road is now easier than ever thanks to the new MIB II infotainment system which uses VW Car-Net App-Connect to integrate Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for smartphone connectivity. There is also a wide range of Driver Assistance systems available, like Adaptive Cruise Control and Parking Steering Assistant.
Like we said, the 2016 Golf GTI is versatile, capable of being a thrilling performance car or cargo hauler when you want it to be. Much of this versatility comes from the accessible hatchback, which allows access to up to 52.7 cu. ft. of cargo space with the 60/40-split folding seats down. In addition, there is a standard adjustable cargo floor and available panoramic sunroof for further driving enjoyment.
Technology Upgrades Head the Changes to the 2016 VW Golf GTI near Simi Valley, Camarillo CA
Not much needed to change on the Golf GTI for the 2016 model year, but there are still a few exciting upgrades. One new addition is the MIB II infotainment system mentioned above, offering intuitive touchscreen connectivity. Other changes include an updated Driver Assistance Package for the SE and Autobahn models. This package delivers state-of-the-art technologies like Forward Collision Warning with Autonomous Emergency Braking, Lane Departure Warning, Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Traffic Alert, Park Pilot, Park Assist and Adaptive Cruise Control.
As you can see, the 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI here in Thousand Oaks CA is a complete package. It is a blast to drive, while also offering the versatility and technology required to handle your other driving needs. So, whether you're from right here in Thousand Oaks or in nearby Oxnard, Simi Valley or Camarillo, get in touch with us at Neftin Volkswagen to set up a test drive.