Volkswagen Golf for Sale in Ghana
The Volkswagen Golf is a compact car introduced by Volkswagen in 1974 as a replacement for the Volkswagen Beetle. It has been sold in different body styles and under different names, for example Volkswagen Rabbit and Volkswagen Caribe. The Volkswagen Golf has been sold across seven generations till date and has won a number of awards. It won the World Car of the Year in 2009 and 2013. The Volkswagen Golf 2014 has also been ranked #1 in Affordable Small Cars and Affordable Compact CarsUniversal Motors Ltd officially markets Volkswagen Golf in Ghana, however, due to its popularity in the country, car dealers and private sellers import from abroad used VW Golf cars made available at reasonable selling prices.
What to know when Volkswagen Golf
Performance and Specification of VW Golf
The Volkswagen Golf is sold in three different trim levels: 1.8T 2-door, 1.8T 4-door and TDI Clean Diesel 4-door. The 1.8T trims are powered by a 170hp 1.8 liter V-5 engine generating a maximum output of 177 lb/ft of torque. The TDI trim has a 210hp 2.0 liter turbocharged V-4 diesel engine harnessing 207 lb/ft of torque. A five speed manual transmission is standard while 6-speed automatic transmission is optionally available. The 1.8 liter engine sips fuel at a rate of 25/37 mpg city/highway, while 2.0 liter has a fuel economy of 30/45 mpg city/highway. The XDS Cross Differential System provides superb handling on the road.
How is the design of Volkswagen Golf
The 2015 Volkswagen Golf has undergone some cosmetic updates, which include a steeper hood, narrow horizontal grille and sharper headlight clusters. The Bi-Xenon headlights with LED Day-time Running Lights provide a wide and clear beam at night. The panoramic sunroof keeps you in touch with the outside environment. The rear logo-integrated hatch handle and heated side mirrors with integrated turn signal are standard on all trims.
The Volkswagen Golf interior is upscale and loaded with amenities one cannot expect from a compact car. The cabin has been carved with high quality materials, soft surfaces and black trim. Both front and rear seats have ample head and leg room. The rear seats can be folded flat to achieve a maximum cargo capacity of 52.7 cubic feet. A number of storage compartments are also available in the cabin in form of consoles, door panels and glove box etc. Other prominent amenities in the Volkswagen Golf cabin include Bluetooth with audio streaming, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Media Device Interface with iPod cable, touch screen sound system, climatic manual single-zone climate control with pollen filter and rear passenger ventilation and multi-function trip computer.
What are the best features of Volkswagen Golf
The VW Golf stands out in the compact car segment with its class leading fuel economy as well as XDS Cross Differential System, Intelligent Crash Response System, heated side mirrors, cargo capacity of 52.7 cubic feet, SiriusXM Satellite radio, rear passenger ventilation and multi-function trip computer. The Volkswagen Golf has a Top Safety Pick Plus rating from Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. It is equipped with seven active stability enhancing features, Intelligent Crash Response System, Crash-optimized Front end and Adaptive Airbag System.
Used VW Golf for Sale in Ghana
All the VW Golf listings that are currently available on Jumia Car are the used versions from local dealers and private sellers across the country. Although the authorised dealer of Volkswagen vehicles in Ghana is marketing and distributing this vehicle model, there is high demand for home used versions that are imported into the country. The price of home used Volkswagen Golf offered in Ghana are more reasonable for an average working class person in the country. Find according to location our listings of VW Golf from local dealers and private sellers;
What is the Best Volkswagen Golf year to Buy
There a some VW Golf editions that are common on the used vehicle market in Ghana such as the Volkswagen Golf GTI and Volkswagen Golf TDI. Among these edition is also the latest 2015 Volkswagen Golf which being sold by some local dealers as well.
Volkswagen Golf Price in Ghana
The 2015 Volkswagen Golf has a price tag between GH 55,000 Cedis and GH 65,000 Cedis in America. The price of the Golf in Ghana is quite high due to import taxes and custom charges. You can also easily find used or second hand Volkswagen Golf cars in a reasonable price range at Jumia Car Ghana.
Overall Impression of Volkswagen Golf
The Volkswagen Golf is an affordable car that has a decent performance capability. This well rounded car is clear leader in the small car segment with its fun yet composed ride, utility and impressive fuel economy. Despite its fewer drive assistance features, the Volkswagen Golf offers real value for your money. It gives a tough competition to Mazda 3, Ford Focus, Hyundai Elantra and Kia Forte in Ghana.