Upside: the rear seat are roomy, with more legroom than the five-foot-ten writer knows how to incorporate. Plus, the truck hitch try factory-installed!

Upside: the rear seat are roomy, with more legroom than the five-foot-ten writer knows how to incorporate. Plus, the truck hitch try factory-installed!

Note: that has been exactly what creating sort call a a€?rhetorical exclamation.a€?

We now have here an unusual creature, a nothingburger medium-well. Pushed sedately, the automobile recommends a Golf. Maybe a tennis far away, or a telephone-game type of a Golf where someone ended paying attention halfway through. For normal folks in normal driving, this is simply not since poor since it looks. The VW seems nominally rear-drivea€”the backside engine provides 228 lb-ft of torque, 109 a lot more than the fronta€”and the auto have a pleasant feeling of clocking around its rear axle. Hard releases are drama-free, and enormous throttle helps make the forward wheels chip around noticeably, especially in tight corners. Continue reading “Upside: the rear seat are roomy, with more legroom than the five-foot-ten writer knows how to incorporate. Plus, the truck hitch try factory-installed!”