– How big is the VW Golf boot ? 1270 litres (rear seats down) and 380 litres (rear seats up).
Registered. The Golf /GTI/R makes an awesome family car – back seat is big enough for car seats, the car is very safe, and there’s a fair amount of room in the trunk for strollers or whatever. It might not be enough space if you were vacationing for a week with two kids, but for normal family duties, the Mk7 is great .
The new VW Golf Estate is now on sale; four-wheel drive Alltrack model returns. The latest Volkswagen Golf Estate is now in showrooms alongside the hatchback. It features the same hi-tech interior and efficient powertrains and boasts a bigger boot than the previous model to compete with the most practical small estates
The Astra’s 370-litre boot space beats the Peugeot 308 and Volkswagen Golf allowing us to get the clubs in the boot, but we were just centimetres off closing it as you can see. If you put the smaller side of the rear seats down the clubs slide in easily, as they do in the majority of small cars.
Seat folding and flexibility The Golf’s rear seats don’t do anything clever, such as sliding or reclining. As with most hatchbacks, you can fold down the 60/40 split seatbacks (the A Class gets a more flexible 40/20/40 split) by pulling levers next to the outer rear head restraints.
If you add Dynamic Chassis Control (DCC), which is Volkswagen’s name for adaptive suspension, the ‘comfortometer’ needle pings round to cushy. It has three main settings: Comfort , Normal and Sport. In Comfort , the Golf is one of the smoothest-riding cars in the class, dealing with craggy roads exceedingly well.
Thankfully, you’ll find this list offers a variety of different cars that deliver all of the above. Volkswagen Golf . The new Volkswagen Golf is an excellent family car that’s easy to drive, spacious and well equipped. Ford Focus. Skoda Karoq. Mercedes A-class. Peugeot 3008. Skoda Scala. BMW 1 Series. Volvo XC40.
Renault Kwid. Renault Kwid | Middle-Class Family Cars. Maruti Suzuki WagonR . Maruti Suzuki WagonR | Middle-Class Family Cars. Hyundai Santro . Third Generation Hyundai Santro | Middle-Class Family Cars. Maruti Suzuki Ignis. Hyundai Grand i10 Nios. Maruti Suzuki Baleno . Ford Figo. Tata Altroz.