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2012 Volkswagen Golf R Base (M6) Hatchback All-wheel Drive


  • Year: 2012
  • Make: Volkswagen
  • Model: Golf R
  • Trim: Base (M6)
  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Doors: 4 door
  • Mileage: 84,418 miles
  • Engine: 2.0L I-4 cyl
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive Line: All-wheel Drive
  • Fuel Type: premium unleaded
  • Exterior Color: Deep Black
  • Interior Color: Titan Black
  • VIN: WVWPF7AJ6CW316694
  • Model Code: 5K14X6
  • Stock #: CW316694

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  • Comments: Looking for a clean, well-cared for 2012 Volkswagen Golf R? This is it.

    Only the CARFAX Buyback Guarantee can offer you the built-in peace of mind of knowing you made the right purchase. This Volkswagen Golf R is equipped with AWD for improved handling. Whether you're faced with inclement weather or just out enjoying the twisting back road, you'll have the grip of AWD on your side.

    At Gene Messer Volkswagen, we strive to provide you with the best quality vehicles for the lowest possible price, and this Volkswagen Golf R is no exception.

    More information about the 2012 Volkswagen Golf R:

    Volkswagen is known for its approach to performance value, and the Golf R is no exception. It is the most expensive version of the Golf, with an engine and drivetrain taken directly from the Audi TTS, but the base price comes in $10,000 less. The Golf R's understated styling and a well-engineered interior are classic Volkswagen. The Golf also comes in both 3- and 5-door variations for greater flexibility.

    Strengths of this model include upscale interior, 5-door practicality, Impressive handling, and all-wheel drive

  • 225/40R18 all-season tires
  • Brushed aluminum footrest & pedal covers
  • Immobilizer theft-deterrent system
  • Dual tone horns
  • Front/rear side curtain airbags
  • Remote central pwr locking system -inc: auto locking feature
  • Body-color bumpers
  • LATCH child restraint system
  • Dual front airbags
  • Premium VIII touchscreen AM/FM stereo w/in-dash CD changer/MP3 player -inc: (8) speakers media device interface (MDI) Bluetooth connectivity
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Black heated pwr mirrors -inc: integrated turn signals blinker control stalk w/lane-change feature
  • Scuff plate w/R logo
  • Pwr front vented rear solid disc brakes w/black calipers
  • Electronic brake-pressure distribution (EBD)
  • Front side-thorax airbags
  • Xenon headlamps w/adaptive front light system (AFS)
  • Trip computer
  • Leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping multifunction sport steering wheel
  • Electro-mechanical variable assist pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Leather brake handle & shift knob
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP) w/anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • 4MOTION all-wheel drive
  • Crash optimized front end
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Adjustable front center armrest w/storage compartment
  • Climatronic automatic temp control
  • Auxiliary audio input
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat -inc: height-adjustable head restraints for all seating positions (2) cup holders pass-through interlock feature center armrest
  • 2.0L DOHC 16-valve turbocharged I4 engine
  • Collapsible steering column
  • (2) aux pwr outlets
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Buckle switch
  • Dual center-mounted polished exhaust tips -inc: sound generator
  • Sport front/side/rear valences
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Emergency trunk release
  • Body-color exterior door handles
  • Adjustable intermittent windshield wipers w/heated washer nozzles
  • Leather seat trim
  • Cruise control
  • Front/rear carpeted floor mats
  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • Rear window wiper
  • Body-color rear roof spoiler
  • Height adjustable front 3-point safety belts w/pretensioners load limiters
  • Rear window defroster
  • 18" alloy wheels
  • Sport suspension
  • Heated front sport bucket seats w/manual lumbar
  • Pwr windows -inc: front windows w/1-touch up/down feature pinch protection
  • Hydraulic brake assist (HBA)
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Compass
  • Anti-theft vehicle alarm system -inc: panic button
Convenience Features
  • 1-touch down
  • Driver vanity mirror
  • Tilt steering wheel
  • Air conditioning
  • Front beverage holders
  • Speed control
  • Illuminated entry
  • Rear door bins
  • Front dual zone A/C
  • Telescoping steering wheel
  • Rear beverage holders
  • Automatic temperature control
  • Power windows
  • Passenger door bin
  • Passenger vanity mirror
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Overhead console
  • Driver door bin
  • 1-touch up
Entertainment Features
  • Diversity antenna
  • Wireless phone connectivity
  • MP3 decoder
  • AM/FM radio
  • 1st row LCD monitors: 1
  • Speakers: 8
  • Steering wheel mounted audio controls
  • CD player
Seats and Trim
  • Leather shift knob
  • Heated front seats
  • Max seating capacity: 5
  • Rear seats: bench
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Front seats: bucket
  • Front center armrest
  • Sport steering wheel
  • Leather upholstery
  • Rear seat center armrest
  • Split folding rear seat
  • Fuel economy city: 19mpg
  • Horsepower: 256hp @ 6,000RPM
  • Fuel economy highway: 27mpg
  • Transmission: 6 speed manual
  • Variable valve control
  • Engine liters: 2.0
  • Fuel tank capacity: 14.5gal.
  • Cylinder configuration: I-4
  • Engine location: front
  • Recommended fuel: premium unleaded
  • Torque: 243 lb.-ft. @ 2,400RPM
  • Drive type: 4MOTION all-wheel drive
  • Number of valves: 16
  • Compressor: intercooled turbo
Body Exterior
  • Spoiler
  • Rear cargo: liftgate
  • Turn signal indicator mirrors
  • Power door mirrors
  • Bumpers: body-color
  • Heated door mirrors
Specs and Dimensions
  • Compression ratio: 9.80 to 1
  • Engine horsepower: 256hp @ 6,000RPM
  • Front headroom: 998mm (39.3")
  • Rear legroom: 902mm (35.5")
  • Payload: 554kg (1,221lbs)
  • Turning radius: 5.5m (17.9')
  • Passenger volume: 2,648L (93.5 cu.ft.)
  • Exterior height: 1,461mm (57.5")
  • Front shoulder room: 1,389mm (54.7")
  • Wheelbase: 2,578mm (101.5")
  • Exterior body width: 1,786mm (70.3")
  • Engine bore x stroke: 82.5mm x 92.8mm (3.25" x 3.65")
  • Rear headroom: 978mm (38.5")
  • Interior maximum cargo volume: 1,303 L (46 cu.ft.)
  • Front legroom: 1,046mm (41.2")
  • Exterior length: 4,211mm (165.8")
  • Engine displacement: 2.0 L
  • Engine torque: 243 lb.-ft. @ 2,400RPM
  • Rear shoulder room: 1,361mm (53.6")
  • Interior cargo volume: 433 L (15 cu.ft.)
Safety and Security
  • Traction control
  • Brake assist
  • Electronic stability
  • Occupant sensing airbag
  • Dual front impact airbags
  • ABS brakes
  • Security system
  • Dual front side impact airbags
  • Anti-whiplash front head restraints
  • 4 wheel disc brakes
  • Panic alarm
  • Overhead airbag
  • Ignition disable
  • Front tires: 225/40HR18.0
  • Rear tires: 225/40HR18.0
  • Wheel size: 18"
  • Speed-sensing steering
  • Four wheel independent suspension
  • Tires: performance
  • Rear anti-roll bar
  • Front anti-roll bar
  • Power steering
  • Sport suspension
  • Alloy wheels
Lighting, Visibility and Instrumentation
  • Outside temperature display
  • Tachometer
  • High intensity discharge headlights
  • Front reading lights
  • Rear window wiper
  • Front fog lights
  • Trip computer
  • Compass
  • Variably intermittent wipers
  • Rear window defroster
  • Low tire pressure warning
  • Rear reading lights
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