2022 VW Golf GTI: price and technical specifications

Side view of a gray 2022 VW Golf GTI with a sunlit mountain in the background

Just like its predecessors, the 2022 Golf GTI is sure to seduce buyers looking for a sporty compact car with a timeless look. 

Moreover, the 2022 VW Golf GTI prices are extremely advantageous, notwithstanding its solid performance and pleasure at the wheel!

Arbour VW, your Volkswagen dealership in Laval, close to Boisbriand, tells you everything you need to know about it.  Come and book your own test drive today!

Front 3/4 view of a gray 2022 VW Golf GTI with its exterior LED optics

2022 Golf GTI interior and exterior design

As easily recognizable and noticeable as it has always been, the Golf GTI silhouette is sure to be a head-turner.

In fact, we quickly notice its stylized LED headlights and taillights, its beehive pattern grille, its 17 to 19 inch wheels as well as its fog lights –on both side of the grill- which consist of 5 smaller lights placed in an X shape, which all come together to form a breathtaking look. 

The Interior

This popular VW hatchback’s interior comes with new bucket buckets seats with a very sporty look. You will also find, depending on selected version, high-end leather or fabric upholstery, front and rear heated seats, 1 to 3 zone climate control, ambient lighting with 30 different colour options, stainless steel pedals and a flat bottom sports steering wheel, amongst other things.

The front cabin of a 2022 VW Golf GTI with red ambient lighting

2022 VW Golf GTI: price and versions

The 2022 VW GTI has a base price of a little over $ 31 000 and comes in 3 different versions:

GTI Autobahn Performance
$ 31 495 $ 34 995 $ 38 995

The base version, already well equipped, comes standard with several features like: wireless cellphone charger, high-end sports seats with integrated headrests, 4 LED reading lamps (2 front and 2 back) and a rear-view mirror with automatic dimming, amongst other things.

When it comes to the Autobahn model, it includes rain-sensing wipers, 4 USB ports (2 front and 2 rear), vocal command, a 12V plug in the luggage compartment and much more. 

Finally, the 2022 Golf GTI Performance version has an impressive technical specs sheet and a long list of amazing features like, amongst other things, front and rear heated seats, a virtual cockpit, stainless steel pedals, an electric driver’s seat and many more.

The 2022 VW Golf GTI cockpit with red colored ambient lighting parked in a desert

Engine and Power

If you like powerful cars, this VW hatchback sedan is certainly made for you!  In fact, all versions offer a powerful 2.0 L 4-cylinder turbo with 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft. maximum torque.

Depending on the selected model, you will also have the choice between a 6- speed manual transmission or a 7- speed automatic DSG. 

Even with all of the power the GTI brings, its consumption numbers are surprisingly low: only 9.8/6.9 L/100 km for city/highway (manual transmission) and 9.3/7.0 L/100 km (automatic transmission).

Front 3/4 view of a gray 2022 VW Golf GTI being driven on a cliff side road

VW safety and driver assist technologies

The 2022 Golf GTI also offers a long list of added technologies as well as evolved safety features.  So, depending on selected model, aboard your GTI you could find elements like:

  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto (wireless or not);
  • An 8- inch tactile screen;
  • A wireless cellphone charging system;
  • A 10.25- inch digital cockpit;
  • Heads up Display;
  • Satellite navigation;
  • Volkswagen Car-Net remote connectivity;
  • 10- speaker Harman Kardon audio system;
  • The Park Distance Control system (all versions);
  • Park Assist (Performance version);
  • Adaptive Cruise Control;
  • Road Sign recognition;
  • Autonomous emergency braking with pedestrian and cyclist detection;
  • Blind Spot and Rear Cross-Traffic detection;
  • And much more.
Cockpit of a 2022 VW Golf GTI with yellowish colored lighting


In short, the 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI is an excellent value-for-money.  With outstanding performance and a long list of available features –no matter the selected version- you will not be disappointed. 

You would like to find out more about the 2022 Golf GTI, our Volkswagen financing options or current promotions? Come and visit us at Arbour VW in Laval today!  We are close to Blainville, on the North-Shore of Montreal.

2022 Golf GTI, technical specifications

Trims : GTI Autobahn Performance
Base price $ 31 495 $ 34 995 $ 38 995
Engine 2.0 L 4- cylinder turbocharged with 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft. maximum torque
Transmission 6- speed manual transmission or 7- speed automatic DSG
0-100 km/h 6.4 seconds
Wheels 17 inches 18 inches 19 inches
Cargo space 564-977 liters
Rear 3/4 view of a gray 2022 VW Golf GTI with a sunlit mountain in the background

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