2001 Volkswagen GTI

    2001 Volkswagen GTI Review Summaries

    What reviewers liked most about the Volkswagen GTI

    • ...offers style, comfort, quality and refinement in spades.

      - Automobile
    • [1.8T] delivers smooth, progressive power and torque and a lot of driving fun.

      - Automobile
    • The seats are worthy of a BMW.

      - Car and Driver
    • Precise, well-weighted steering

      - Edmunds.com
    • With its hatchback design, the Golf [and GTI] can carry an enormous amount of cargo.

      - New Car Test Drive
    • The GTI has a comfortable ride that belies its sporting nature.

      - Woman Motorist

    What reviewers liked least about the Volkswagen GTI

    • Low-mounted audio and climate controls are tricky to adjust while driving.

      - Consumer Guide
    • Like other 'manual' automatics, [the one in the GTI] is more gimmicky than functional.

      - The Car Connection

    Volkswagen GTI Comparisons

    • The cabin looks like one from a more expensive car--Audi-like, you might say.

      - AutoWeek
    • Added power makes driving the 1.8T [GTI] much more fun over the Golf 2.0L.

      - Motor Trend

    Best one-liner about the Volkswagen GTI

    • If 'hatchback' still says 'cheap junk' to you, check out this VW.

      - AutoWeek
    • [1.8T engine] pulls like a dray horse on amphetamines across the entire rpm range.

      - Car and Driver

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