The Volkswagen Golf is a compact car range that was released in 1974 by the German automaker. Currently on its seventh generation, the range has been a worldwide success since its debut. The range spans across several different market segments, thanks to the various builds and body styles variants. This is a highly popular range that has won countless awards over the years and continues to attract a huge following. The models solid, reliable build provides durability thanks to the excellent engineering. Also, with a classy and understated appearance the model offers sporty characteristics that are modern and popular with younger drivers. The well designed interior is spacious and fitted with quality materials that allow for a comfortable ride. Available with a selection of petrol and diesel engines, each engine offers different power outputs. The 1.6 litre TDI diesel engine and the 2.0 litre TDI diesel engine are a favourite choice, as both deliver excellent refinement, good economy and a strong performance. In all, the Volkswagen Golf is a successful range that has provided reliability, understated styling, a practical interior and efficient diesel engines since its launch.