2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen vs 2016 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen

When it comes to choosing between the 2017 Golf SportWagen and the 2016 Golf SportWagen, you will find that there aren't a ton of differences. Both vehicles offer the same incredibly versatile interior cargo space and sleek, no-nonsense exterior design. There are a few added features and updates for the 2017 model-year, so we'll give you the inside look. Read on to find out about the differences between the 2017 VW Golf SportWagen and 2016 VW Golf SportWagen.

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2017 SportWagen VS 2016 SportWagen
1.8-Liter I-4 Standard Engine 1.8-Liter I-4
170/184 Horsepower/Torque 170/184
Cloth Seating Trim Cloth
Yes Available 4MOTION AWD No

Updates to SEL Trim on 2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen

Both the 2016 and the 2017 models of the Volkswagen Golf SportWagen come with the same standard 1.8-liter I-4 engine and an impressive 170 horsepower. However, the addition of available 4MOTION all-wheel drive in the 2017 VW Golf SportWagen can truly take your confidence on the road to the next level.  

The 4MOTION all-wheel drive will help your Golf SportWagen to maintain traction, even in the toughest driving conditions.  On top of that, the 4MOTION AWD will be available with either the manual or automatic transmission, giving you the chance to choose a 2017 Golf SportWagen that fits your driving preferences. 

The other differences between the 2017 and 2016 models of the SportWagen are shown in the updates to the affordable SEL trim level.  Among the additions to the SEL trim are the Front Assist, Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert and Adaptive Cruise Control.  Other safety technology features are available with the Driver Assistance Package on the S and SE trim levels. 

2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Cargo Space Measurements
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2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Rear Seating Space
2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Sunroof

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