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Honda Civic vs. Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Honda Civic vs. Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $22,375

Honda Civic Sport   
Difference: $15,200

Lowest Total Invoice: $20,855

Honda Civic Sport   
Difference: $15,250

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20182017
ModelCivicGolf / Rabbit / GTI
TrimSportR
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Base Price $21,500 $35,655
Base Invoice $19,980 $34,229
6-speed automated manual   1,100
6-speed automated manual   1,056
Options (change) 0 1,100
Options (change) 0 1,056
Destination 875 820
Total Price $22,375 $37,575
Total Invoice $20,855 $36,105

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Honda Civic vs. Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Honda Civic Sport
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $7,060
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $7,428
Model Year20182017
ModelCivicGolf / Rabbit / GTI
TrimSportR
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Engine180hp I4292hp I4
TransmissionM6S6
DrivetrainFWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)22/28 MPG23/30 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)160, 4?, 8
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/40-18225/40-18
Total Price$22,375$37,575
Adjustments for Features0-8,140
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$22,375$29,435
Total Invoice$20,855$36,105
Adjustments for Features0-7,822
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$20,855$28,283

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Features Comparison: Honda Civic vs. Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI

Model Year20182017
ModelCivicGolf / Rabbit / GTI
TrimSportR
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manual$150 
6-speed automated manual $1100
FWD$0 
AWD $1700
Accessories 
Proximity key $250
Remote app $25
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0
Knee airbag, driver $100
Rollover sensor$50 
Secondary collision brake assist $25
Temporary spare tire$150 
Torque vectoring, brake-based $100
Vehicle health reports $0
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50
Overhead sunglass holder $25
Rear seat pass-through $100
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support $0
App support $100
Apple CarPlay support $0
Aux input $50
CD player $125
Dual-zone climate control $125
HD radio $50
Heated windshield washer nozzles $15
Intermittent wipers$0 
Mirrorlink support $0
MP3-compatible player $50
Pandora internet radio connectivity$50 
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Rear air vents $100
Satellite radio $200
SD Card slot $25
SMS text-to-speech reader $25
Telematics service, such as OnStar $300
Voice control for audio system $25
Exterior 
Body kit $0
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming rearview mirror $150
Compass $0
Fog lights$125 
Headlight washers $50
Heated mirrors $25
Interior ambient lighting $150
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Steering-linked headlights $150
Turn signals on or near mirrors $25
Xenon HID headlights $500
Powertrain 
Dual-mode exhaust, switchable $500
Launch control $100
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Heated front seats $200
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200
Leather seating surfaces $900
Manual height adjuster, driver seat$50 
Manual height adjuster, passenger seat $50
Manual lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $50
Metal pedals$75 
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat $150
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat $100
Power height adjuster, driver seat $100
Power recliner, driver seat $100
Power recliner, passenger seat $100
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0
Total Value of Features$700$8,840
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$8,140
Value of Feature Adjustments0-7,822

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Specifications Comparison: Honda Civic vs. Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI

Model Year20182017
ModelCivicGolf / Rabbit / GTI
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Wheelbase106.3 in103.8 in
Length177.9 in167.5 in
Width70.8 in70.8 in
Height56.5 in57.2 in
Curb Weight3,117 lb.3,340 lb.
Fuel Capacity12.4 gal.13.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.3 in38.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.0 in55.9 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.7 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom42.3 in41.2 in
Row 2 Headroom37.4 in38.1 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.0 in53.9 in
Row 2 Hip Room48.8 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom36.0 in35.6 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
25.7 ft322.8 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
46.2 ft352.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI R

6-speed automated manual
FeatureValueRequested?
6-speed automated manual0Yes
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100No
Launch control100No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested200100%

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