Toronto Star

Volkswagen Golf Sportwagon­Trendline


Base price: $24,195

Price as tested: $24,195 A blast to drive, responsive, nimble, light on its feet and ready to bond with drivers attuned to performanc­e.

We like: All the plusses of an SUV without the bulk.

We’d like: A VW campaign to make the wagon “cool.” Engine: 1.8-litre 4-cylinder Power/torque: 170 hp/200 lb-ft

Fuel Consumptio­n L/100 km: 9.3

city, 6.7 hwy.

What’s best: “Delight-to-drive”

factor could make wagons cool again.

What’s worst: Base interior on the

bland side.

Must-have option: Navigation is slick with the infotainme­nt system.

Value for money: Fun to drive, practical design meets needs of a family.

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