Is the Volkswagen Golf Good for Tall Drivers?

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Golf on Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 at 10:36 am
Man sitting in a 2019 Volkswagen Golf

Volkswagen Golf Head and Legroom

Volkswagen Golf models are popular among city drivers thanks to their useful hatchback design and efficient engines. Whether you’re looking at the original Golf model, the sporty Golf GTI, or even the powerful Golf R, you can expect a comfortable and practical driving experience. Tall drivers will be especially relieved to learn that all Golf models offer plenty of head and legroom.

button that says read more about the Volkswagen GolfThe Volkswagen Golf models boast plenty of headroom thanks to its high ceilings, with 38.4 inches of headroom in the front. It’s long body shape also contributes to the Golf hatchback’s spacious leg area, which provides a nice 41.2 inches of legroom.

With these measurements, drivers up to 6’5” should be able to sit comfortably inside any of the Golf models, as well as get in and out without issue. Tall drivers looking for a small, efficient vehicle, who don’t want to spring for an SUV or crossover will find that a spacious hatchback like the Golf is a great pick for everyday traveling.

Find your Volkswagen Golf model:

2019 VW Golf vs. 2019 VW Golf GTI

2019 VW Golf GTI vs. 2019 VW Golf R

If you have any further questions about the Volkswagen Golf lineup, be sure to check out the rest of the Elgin Volkswagen blog, where we’ve covered various aspects of these impressive vehicles.

Drivers interested in test driving a Volkswagen Golf model can do so here at Elgin VW. Just take a look at our online inventory to see what is currently available. From there, just give us a call or contact us online and we’ll be happy to work with you to schedule a test drive appointment at your next convenience.

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man driving the Volkswagen Golf


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