/2019 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen vs 2019 Subaru Crosstrek
2019 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen vs 2019 Subaru Crosstrek
The 2019 Golf SportWagen and the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek both appeal to practicality-minded drivers. But for the average shopper, which vehicle is the better choice? Continue reading to view our side-by-side analysis of the 2019 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen vs the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek. We’ve compared both vehicles by breaking down their performance ratings and available cabin space.
The 2019 Golf SportWagen features higher performance ratings than the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek. The 2019 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen can be equipped with an available, turbocharged, four-cylinder, 1.8-liter engine that produces 168 horsepower and 199 pound-feet of torque. Every 2019 Subaru Crosstrek comes with a 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine that only outputs 152 horsepower and 145 lb.-ft. of torque.
The 2019 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen is more spacious than the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek, especially when it comes to storage space. The 2019 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen features 124.7 cubic feet of interior volume, giving it a bit more interior space than the 121.7 cubic feet of interior volume found in the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek.
The difference in available space between these two models becomes much more pronounced when drivers compare their maximum cargo capacity ratings. The maximum cargo capacity of 2019 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen is 66.5 cubic feet. With all seats folded down, the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek only allows drivers to store up to 55.3 cubic feet worth of cargo.
Comfort features and interior amenities available for the 2019 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen include: A panoramic sunroof, push-button ignition, keyless entry, foglights, a 115-volt outlet, Volkswagen Car-Net Security & Service connectivity, HD radio support, Android Auto support, Apple CarPlay support, a six-speaker audio system, roof rails, USB connectivity and heated side mirrors.