The new model has lowered sports suspension, front sports seats, 16" alloy wheels and body-coloured bump and side strips.
The Golf Sport sits alongside the Golf SE, offering customers extra equipment over the S model.
This includes a multifunction computer; alarm with interior protection; climatic semi-automatic air conditioning, leather-trimmed three-spoke steering wheel, gear knob, gaiter and handbrake grip and a 10-speaker radio/CD player.
The Golf’s list of standard equipment includes ABS with ESP (Electronic Stabilisation Programme); six airbags; electric front windows; electrically heated and adjustable door mirrors; and remote central locking.
Prices for the Golf range start at £11,995 RRP on the road for the 1.4-litre S model with three doors. Full Golf Sport prices are shown below.
|Golf Sport model||On the road RRP (£)|
|1.6-litre 113bhp 6spd 3dr||15,515|
|1.6-litre 113bhp 6spd 5dr||16,015|
|1.6-litre 113bhp 6spd auto 5dr||17,335|
|1.9-litre 103bhp 6spd 3dr||16,400|
|1.9-litre 103bhp 6spd 5dr||16,900|
|1.9-litre 103bhp 6spd auto DSG 5dr||18,400|