Several VW Golf dimensions are available, because several generations have been produced beginning in 1974. The Volkswagen Golf Mk6 is the current version.
Its wheelbase is 2,578 mm (101.5 in). It is 4,199 mm (165.3 in) long, 1,479 mm (58.2 in) high and 1,779 mm (70.0 in) wide. The GTI is 4,213 mm (165.9 in) long and 1,469 mm (57.8 in) high. Its transmissions are 6-speed automatic, 7-speed DSG, 6-speed DSG, 6-speed manual and 5-speed manual. The car is the successor of the Mk5.
Volkswagen Golf Mk5
The Volkswagen Golf Mk5 has a wheelbase of 2,578 mm (101.5 in). The Golf/Rabbit is 4,204 mm (165.5 in) long while the GTI is 4,216 mm (166.0 in) long. The R32 is 4,246 mm (167.2 in) long. All Mk5 models are 1,759 mm (69.3 in) wide. The Golf/Rabbit is 1,479 mm (58.2 in) tall while the GTI is 1,469 mm (57.8 in) high. The R32’s height is 1,465 mm (57.7 in).
The kurb weight is 1,323 kg (2,917 lb) to 1,617 kg (3,565 lb). Their transmissions are 6-sp DSG, 6-sp tiptronic automatic, 6-sp manual and 5-sp manual. The Mk5 was constructed based on the Volkswagen Group A5 (PQ35). The car became available in North America beginning June 2006.
Volkswagen Golf Mk4
The Mk4 VW Golf dimensions are as follows. Its wheelbase is 2,512 mm (98.9 in). For the R32 it is 2,517 mm (99.1 in). The 1999–2002 GTI/Golf is 4,148 mm (163.3 in) long. The R32 is 4,176 mm (164.4 in) long. The length of the 2003-06 GTI/Golf is 4,188 mm (164.9 in). The GTI/R32/Golf is 1,735 mm (68.3 in) high.
The 2008–present City Golf is 56.9 in (1,445 mm) tall. The R32 is 1,425 mm (56.1 in) high and the GTI/Golf has a height of 1,440 mm (56.7 in). The Mk4 was launched in 1999. It go on to become one of 2001’s best selling European cars.
Volkswagen Golf Mk3
The Mk 3 1992-95 & Cabrio are 1,422 mm (56.0 in) high. The 1996-99 models have heights of 1,428 mm (56.2 in). All models are 1,694 mm (66.7 in) wide and 4,074 mm (160.4 in) long. The wheelbase is 2,471 mm (97.3 in) for the 1992-95 models and 2,474 mm (97.4 in) for the 1996-99 car variants.
The VW Golf dimensions specified here do not apply for the earlier models. Up and coming models will also come with different specifications, features and sizes.