A blue VW Golf with Volkswagen Accessories rims – Volkswagen older models
A blue VW Golf with Volkswagen Accessories rims – Volkswagen older models
A blue VW Golf with Volkswagen Accessories rims – Volkswagen older models

Dive into the world of the Golf

Here, you’ll find an overview of all the generations of Golf. Do you have questions about the service intervals? Would you like to know which tyres fit your Golf? Find the answers to your questions on the newest models here.

1
Golf 1 (Type 17)

The first Golf rolled off the production line in 1974 and has been impressing the world ever since with its striking design. Four years later, the cabriolet version appeared. 

The VW Golf 1 (Type 17) – Volkswagen older models
The VW Golf 1 (Type 17) – Volkswagen older models
2
Golf 2 (Type 19E)

The second generation was visually very similar to its predecessor, but being bigger and more powerful, it took the top spot. Well-known equipment options include the Golf GL, GTD and the Carat.

The VW Golf 2 (Type 19E) – Volkswagen older models
The VW Golf 2 (Type 19E) – Volkswagen older models
3
Golf 3 (Type 1H)

The third Golf surprised with new shapes, yet remained loyal to the basic visuals. It appears more curved, with more sweeping lines. The headlights became wider and it has an overall more modern look.

The VW Golf 3 (Type 1H) – Volkswagen older models
The VW Golf 3 (Type 1H) – Volkswagen older models
4
Golf 4 (1J)

The fourth generation Golf was produced between 1997 and 2003, and was initially launched with eight different engine options. The “Generation” special edition was produced to celebrate the Golf 25th anniversary.

The VW Golf 4 (Type 1J) – Volkswagen older models
The VW Golf 4 (Type 1J) – Volkswagen older models

Are you interested in one of these previous Golf models?

More information and servicing is available from your Volkswagen retailer. 

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No matter which Golf you drive, our services are suitable for every Volkswagen. Find out more about our services or book directly online today.

Disclaimer by Volkswagen

  • Volkswagen Group Ireland Limited (“VWGI”) believes the specifications and pricing on this website to be accurate and correct at the date of publication. Specifications, pricing, standard equipment, options, fabrics and colours are subject to change without notice by VWGI. Please note that some possible configurations may no longer be available in production or stock. Contact your retailer for the latest information. Some vehicles are pictured with options that may be available at extra cost or may not be available on some models. Ask your retailer about availability of options and verify that the vehicle you ordered includes the equipment you ordered. Prices exclude the maximum delivery charge of €1,000, model shown is for illustrative purposes only.

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