If it’s a sporty, fun-to-drive compact you’re looking for, the 2002 Volkswagen Golf is a great choice. It’s offered in two and four door Hatchback body styles, in GL and GLS trims. Under the hood, the Golf features a 115 horsepower 2.0-liter inline 4-cylinder. Also available is a 90 horsepower 1.9-liter turbocharged Diesel inline 4. The Golf seats up to five passengers, with plenty of cargo room when the back seats are folded. It boasts a nice list of standard equipment, including front and rear air conditioning, keyless entry, power controls, ABS brakes and airbags.