Volkswagen Golf / GTI Volkswagen Golf / GTI 2020 BMW 3-Series BMW 3-Series 2020

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2020 Volkswagen Golf / GTI and 2020 BMW 3-Series Specifications

Model Year 2020 2020  
Model Volkswagen Golf / GTI BMW 3-Series  
Engine turbocharged
2.0L I4
DOHC-4v
228 hp@4700
258 lb-ft@1500
turbocharged
2.0L I4
DOHC-4v
255 hp@5000
295 lb-ft@1550
 
Transmission 7-speed automated manual 8-speed shiftable automatic  
Drivetrain FWD RWD  
Body 4dr Hatch 4dr Sedan  
      Difference
Wheelbase 103.8 in 112.2 in -8.4 in
Length 167.6 in 185.7 in -18.1 in
Width 70.8 in 71.9 in -1.1 in
Height 58.2 in 56.8 in 1.4 in
Curb Weight 3256 lb. 3589 lb. -333 lb.
Fuel Capacity 13.2 gal. 15.6 gal. -2.4 gal.
Headroom, Row 1 38.4 in 38.7 in -0.3 in
Shoulder Room, Row 1 55.9 in 56.0 in -0.1 in
Legroom, Row 1 41.2 in 42.0 in -0.8 in
Headroom, Row 2 38.1 in 37.6 in 0.5 in
Shoulder Room, Row 2 53.9 in 54.6 in -0.7 in
Legroom, Row 2 35.6 in 35.2 in 0.4 in
Total Legroom 76.8 in (over 2 rows) 77.2 in (over 2 rows) -0.4 in
Cargo Volume, Minimum 17.4 ft3 16.9 ft3 0.5 ft3
Cargo Volume, Maximum 53.7 ft3 16.9 ft3 36.8 ft3

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