What Are the Safety Specs of the Volkswagen Golf?

Volkswagen Golf Safety Specs

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The 2018 Volkswagen Golf excels in safety specs, scores, and features. The following active safety systems can be added:

  • Lane-Departure Warning
  • Adaptive LED Headlights
  • Self-Parking System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Blind Spot Monitor

Those are features you won’t find in competing models like the Hyundai Veloster or the Toyota Yaris , and the Golf even includes a rearview camera.

The NHTSA Awards the Golf Top Ratings

On top of the assistance systems of the high tech Golf, it has received strong safety ratings from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The Golf earned five out of five stars in the Overall Safety Rating department.

Be sure to compare those crash safety scores to other models in the compact car category to see how much of safety advantage the new Golf offers.

What Active Safety Features Can Be Equipped in the Golf?

Active safety features and assistance systems help prevent accidents from occuring by warning the driver. In certain circumstances, they can even take control to prevent the accident autonomously. The following systems can be added to the 2018 Volkswagen Golf, so be sure to check with Volkswagen of Palm Springs to make sure you have them with your next model:

  • Forward Collision Warning and Emergency Braking
  • Auto High-Beams
  • Front and Rear Parking Sensors
  • Blind-Spot Monitoring System
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Monitoring

In addition, automatic parking assistance helps to guide the Golf into tight parking spots in the Cathedral City Plaza mall. All Golf models also include an Intelligent Crash Response System which activates hazard lights, unlocks the doors, and deactivates the fuel pump if the airbags are deployed.

Learn More About Volkswagen Golf Safety

With an extensive inventory of new Golf models , Volkswagen of Palm Springs gives Indio drivers more options when it comes to safety, performance, and more. We’re located just a short distance from Interstate 10. Contact us now to test drive the Golf at Volkswagen of Palm Springs in Cathedral City.