2018 Volkswagen Golf vs 2019 Honda Fit

2018 Volkswagen Golf vs 2019 Honda Fit

Many sedan models have hatchback variants, but there also exist true hatchbacks that are only designed in a hatchback build. One of the most famous examples of these hatchbacks would be the Volkswagen Beetle. However, we're not going to tackle the Beetle today, but one of Volkswagen's other iconic hatchbacks. That would be the 2018 Volkswagen Golf.

What other hatchback can compare against the 2018 Volkswagen Golf? A strong rival to the traditional Golf is that of the Honda Fit. Now out with its 2019 model, we thought the Honda Fit would be a great competitor to judge the VW Golf against. It's the 2018 Volkswagen Golf vs the 2019 Honda Fit!

2018 Volkswagen Golf


2019 Honda Fit

1.8L Inline 4 Baseline Engine 1.5L Inline 4
170 hp 199 lb-ft Horsepower / Torque 130 hp / 114 lb-ft
13.2 gal. Fuel Tank Capacity 10.6 gal.
52.7 ft3 Maximum Cargo Capacity 52.7 ft3

2018 Volkswagen Golf Poughkeepsie, NY

In terms of a compact model, the 2019 Honda Fit certainly fits that bill. However, its leaner frame means it has to sacrifice space and power, meaning the 2018 VW Golf has much more power and a much larger fuel tank. In what other ways does the 2018 Volkswagen Golf hold an edge over the 2019 Honda Fit? For that answer, we take a look at its included technology, such as:

  • 8" Glass Touchscreen Sound System
  • Rearview Camera System
  • LED DRL and Taillights
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Bluetooth® Audio Streaming
  • Keyless Access with Push-Button Start
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Volkswagen Car-Net® with App-Connect
  • Tiptronic® with Sport Mode
  • And more!

Want to test out the handling of the 2018 Volkswagen Golf? Need to see it in action for yourself? Contact us and schedule a test drive with the 2018 VW Golf here at VW of Kingston today! The dealership of Volkswagen of Kingston is located in Kingston, New York within Ulster County! See why the Golf is another fine iconic VW hatchback that earns its place alongside the Beetle!