2018 Volkswagen Golf vs 2018 Honda Civic

Need something small, sporty, practical, and affordable? A compact hatchback is right up your alley! Fuel efficient, tight responsive handling, and attached with a low price tag, there are many advantages compact cars have over their larger counterparts. However, that still leaves plenty of options!

Volkswagen has 5 different models that fit the above description. That includes all of the vehicles in the VW Golf family. However, it's best to start with the original. Therefore, we have the 2018 VW Golf compact hatchback. What about its competition? We've chosen the hatchback version of the reputable Honda Civic. It's the 2018 Volkswagen Golf vs the 2018 Honda Civic hatchback!

2018 Volkswagen Golf


2018 Honda Civic Hatchback

1.8L inline 4 Base Engine 1.5L inline 4
170 hp 199 lb-ft Horsepower / Torque 174 hp / 162 lb-ft
13.2 gal. Fuel Tank Capacity 12.4 gal.
$20,910 Starting MSRP $20,050

2018 Volkswagen Golf Orwigsburg, PA

We have an interesting finish. Both models are rather close in terms of specs. The 2018 Volkswagen Golf costs a bit more than the 2018 Honda Civic Hatchback. However, the 2018 VW Golf makes up for its extra cost by having superior power, a larger gas tank, and many more slight advantages compared to the 2018 Civic. Additionally, like all Volkswagen models, the 2018 VW Golf is equipped with the latest technology and newest car features, including:

  • Keyless Access with Push-Button Start
  • VW Car-Net® with App-Connect
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Rear View Camera System
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Sirius XM® Satellite Radio
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • Park Pilot
  • And more!

Looking to try out one of the 2018 Volkswagen Golf models? We don't have every new Golf in stock, but here at J. Bertolet VW, our inventory does include the new 2018 VW Golf, 2018 VW Golf Alltrack, 2018 VW Golf GTI, and 2018 VW Golf SportWagen. Reach our sales team by phone or at our dealership located in Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania to schedule a test drive!

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