Why the 2019 Volkswagen Golf Was Named the Best Hatchback

September 3rd, 2019 by

2019 volkswagen golf driving through the city

We’re proud to announce that the 2019 Volkswagen Golf was named the best hatchback of the year by Digital Trends. As part of the Best Cars of 2019 lineup, the new VW Golf was praised for its many advanced standard and available technology features, as well as the overall value it delivers. Let’s explore exactly why the Volkswagen Golf exceeds expectations.

Award-winning Features on the New Volkswagen Golf


Technology goes beyond being cutting edge: it offers convenience and safety on every drive.


Drives should be fun and stress-free, and the new VW Golf helps to make that happen with its many standard and available convenience tech features.

Audio streaming via Bluetooth® technology means you can listen to all your favorite tunes during every drive. Add on the available voice control to enjoy a fully hands-free sound system.


The new Volkswagen Golf offers a suite of active and passive safety technologies. Standard features include:

  • 7 stability-enhancing systems
  • Rear view camera system
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • Automatic Post-Collision Braking System

Choose these optional features for even more protection on the road:

  • Blind spot monitor
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Light assist
  • Lane assist
  • Front assist
  • Rear traffic alert

It’s easy to see why the 2019 VW Golf got a 5-star safety rating from the NHTSA.


When it comes to value, it’s all about what you get for your money. Here’s how this hatchback delivers more for less.

More space:

With 17.4 cu. ft. of trunk space and a maximum cargo space of 53.7 cu. ft. with the seat area, the Volkswagen Golf makes ample use of its hatchback design to help ensure you can bring everything along that you need to. 

But don’t worry, your passengers will still be comfortable. In the front, the driver and passenger will enjoy 41.2 inches of legroom. And in the back row, there’s 38.4 inches of legroom.

More efficiency:

The Volkswagen Golf offers a fuel economy of 29 mpg in the city and 37 mpg on the highway. No matter where you’re driving you’ll save fuel and money, adding even more value to every drive.

Shop Schumacher for Your 2019 Volkswagen Golf

Check out the 2019 Volkswagen Golf hatchback for sale at Schumacher Volkswagen of West Palm Beach in Florida. You can also shop more VW compact cars in our large inventory.

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