Volkswagen Golf insurance rates
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The average insurance costs for a Volkswagen Golf is $158 a month — or $1,896 a year. Your actual cost could be more or less depending on your driving record, the number of miles you drive in a year and other factors.
A 2017 Volkswagen Golf starts at a base price of $19,895. With the average insurance rate at $1,896 per year, the annual insurance cost–to–base car price ratio is 9.5%.
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The Volkswagen Golf has been around since 1974 and it is currently in its seventh generation. The compact car is known for its sharp handling, strong engine options and premium interior. The Golf is one of the company’s top selling models. By 2012, Volkswagen had produced more than 29 million models.
Insurance companies determine the insurance cost for a Volkswagen Golf based on safety ratings, theft rates, replacement costs and overall damage susceptibility. Insurance rates can change based on your driving history and location. If you’re considering a Volkswagen Golf, grab quotes from several insurance companies to find the lowest premium possible before you commit. Do your research to see if you qualify for insurance discounts.
You could save money on car insurance for your Volkswagen Golf if it comes equipped with these safety features.
The 2017 Volkswagen Golf received a 5-Star Overall Safety Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The side crash test received five stars, the highest possible rating, from the NHTSA. The government organization also awarded a four star safety rating for the frontal crash test and the rollover crash test. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) named the Volkswagen Golf as a Top Safety Pick car. All crash tests performed by the IIHS received good safety ratings, the highest possible rating.
The Volkswagen Golf model includes lane departure warning, automatic post collision braking system and blind spot monitoring.
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