The Golf SV is longer, wider and much taller than a Golf , meaning generous space for four adults. The middle rear seat is narrower than the others and also suffers from limited legroom because of the transmission tunnel.
VW Golf SV to be discontinued after this generation.
To drive, even the regular versions of the seventh-generation Golf are deeply impressive; comfortable and stable at any speed, yet also offering enough response from the chassis and sharpness from the steering to make them all enjoyable.
Quite simply, SV stands for Standard Value, and SL stands for Standard Luxury.
Understanding Volkswagen Golf car names The Golf trims come with different levels of equipment. S is the entry-level, and cheapest, car, followed by SE Navigation, GT, R-Line, and then the performance and hybrid models (GTI, GTD, GTE, R).
There’s no inherently bad Volkswagen Golf model, but there are particular versions in the range that represent the best used buy. As with the Mk5 Golf we’d go for the 1.4-litre TSI petrol engine in SE or Match trim. This is because the 1.4-litre petrol is generally cheaper to buy and more reliable than the diesels.
Recommended Volkswagen GTI model years The early 2006.5 and 2007 cars seem to be less reliable than the later ones, r/GolfGTI sub-Reddit users claim, which is why we recommend a 2008 or 2009 example. 2010 brought the Mk6 Volkswagen GTI , which was essentially a facelifted Mk5, Car and Driver reports.
What’s The Best Golf For You? Golf GT . Golf R -Line. Golf GTD. Golf GTI . Golf GTE . GTE Advance. Golf E. Golf R .