2020 Volkswagen Golf vs 2020 Honda Civic Hatchback

Blue 2019 Volkswagen Golf and silver 2020 Honda Civic Hatchback

The Volkswagen Golf has been making a name for itself since it first hit the streets and now in its seventh generation it is better than ever. The 2020 VW Golf is sure to check all of the boxes when it comes to the interior amenities and capabilities that shoppers are looking for in a new vehicle. With its lineup of interior tech and its turbocharged powertrain, the 2020 Golf is a total knockout.

When shopping for a new vehicle, though, many customers wonder how their vehicle of interest compares to other vehicles on the market. This 2020 Volkswagen Golf vs 2020 Honda Civic Hatchback comparison is here to answer some of those questions and give you an idea of how the Golf stands apart from the rest of the competition. Keep reading to learn more about the 2020 Volkswagen Golf or click the link below to view our lineup of in-stock Golf models at Ventura Volkswagen in Ventura, CA.

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2020 Volkswagen Golf


2020 Honda Civic Hatchback

1.4-liter turbocharged and direct-injection engine Base Engine 1.5-liter 4-cylinder
Six-speed manual transmission Standard Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission
6.5-inch touchscreen Standard Infotainment Center 5-inch LCD screen
22.8 cubic feet/52.7 cubic feet Cargo Space (Rear Seats Up/Down) 25.7 cubic feet/46.2 cubic feet

How Do the VW Golf and Civic Hatchback Compare?

A 1.4-liter turbocharged engine paired to a six-speed manual transmission sits snuggly beneath the hood of the 2020 Volkswagen Golf. With this turbocharged power setup, the 2020 Golf can put out 147 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque at the touch of a pedal. The competing 2020 Honda Civic Hatchback comes standard with a 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine mated to a Continuously Variable Transmission and puts out a comparable amount of power.

The 2020 VW Golf comes equipped with an impressive lineup of standard features and with just one trim option for 2020, shoppers can get more bang for their buck when choosing a Golf. Some of the features that can be found in the 2020 Volkswagen Golf include heated front seats, KESSY® keyless access with push-button start, a panoramic tilt-and-slide sunroof, a Volkswagen MIB II touchscreen infotainment system, Blind Spot Monitor, and more.

Contact a member of our Ventura Volkswagen sales team with any questions or for additional information on the 2020 Volkswagen Golf, available now in Ventura, CA.

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