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Volkswagen Golf VI (2009 - 2013)

Last updated 25 April 2017

Length 4199–4213 mm
Width 1779–1786 mm
Height 1461–1480 mm
Wheelbase 2575–2578 mm
Boot Space 275–1305 L

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Though apparently cheaper to build than the Mk V, it feels even better. The facia gives a higher impression of quality than any other mass-market hatchback. Open the glovebox and you find it's velour lined instead of the usual plastic bin. And if the designers are considerate enough to have thought of a small reminder flasher in the door mirror you wonder how else they're looking after you.

You'll find all mod cons in the central console, by which I mean an aux socket, USB socket and connectors to most modern phones and iPods, so they didn't skimp there. The rear passengers benefit from their own heater/aircon outlets at the back of the console and their own door speakers.

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Owners' Reviews

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By halloranan

An enjoyable drive, comfortable and economical

On 16 June 2016
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By Petemc1960

Good Car let down by fault after fault

On 10 February 2016
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By Comical Engineer

Flatters to deceive. Reliable but not a good drive.

On 30 October 2015

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