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2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI

Report: Next-gen Volkswagen Golf GTI and R to be more powerful, lighter

Thankfully, Volkswagen's wrongdoing and all associated bad behavior surrounding its diesel emissions scandal hasn't scaled back development for its hot hatchback offerings. According to a new report, VW's practical and fun hatches will go from hot to hotter. Autobild reports the next-generation... read more

July 13, 2017 by
 
2018 Volkswagen Golf R

More power and torque for 2018 Volkswagen Golf R

Volkswagen in November provided an early look at an updated version of its seventh-generation Golf. Among the changes in store for the popular hatch is a refreshed exterior... read more December 26, 2016 by


 
2018 Volkswagen Golf R

2018 Volkswagen Golf debuts with more power, tech

Volkswagen’s taking its humble Golf down the high-tech road by introducing some advanced features not normally found in the compact class. The features are part of a... read more November 10, 2016 by


 
2017 Volkswagen Golf

2018 Volkswagen Golf to debut early November

Volkswagen's seventh-generation Golf is about to receive some updates. The updated car should be on sale in 2017, as a 2018 model. The German automaker has confirmed that... read more October 20, 2016 by


 
Volkswagen GTI Heartbeat concept Wörthersee 2016

VW trainees unveil GTI, Golf R Variant concepts at Wörthersee

Every year, Volkswagen unveils a barrage of concept cars at the Wörthersee GTI love-fest in Austria. Since 2008, that's included at least one car built by a group of... read more May 5, 2016 by


 
2016 Volkswagen GTI Clubsport S spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

VW drops Golf R 400 in favor of 306-horsepower GTI Clubsport S

Volkswagen is out testing a new version of its GTI. The car offers more performance than last year’s 261-horsepower (286 hp with overboost) GTI Clubsport and makes its... read more April 26, 2016 by


 
Volkswagen Golf GTE Sport concept, 2015 Wörthersee Tour

Next Volkswagen GTI To Pack 300 Horsepower?

Volkswagen is making moves to shorten its vehicle life cycles from seven to five years (with a mid-cycle update after the first three years) in an attempt to keep up with its... read more May 28, 2015 by


 
2017 Volkswagen Golf R 400 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2017 Volkswagen Golf R 400 Spy Shots

Volkswagen shocked many when it rolled out its 395-horsepower Golf R 400 concept back at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show. But what was more shocking was that the wild concept was... read more May 20, 2015 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R

2015 VW Golf R Pre-Orders Sell Out In Less Than 11 Hours

If you wanted one of the first 2015 Volkswagen Golf R models in the U.S., you're out of luck. Pre-orders for the first 500 units of the latest version of the hottest Golf... read more January 13, 2015 by


 
2014 Volkswagen Golf R Touch Concept  -  2015 CES

VW Golf R Concept Previews Next-Gen Interface, Gesture Controls

If you drive a nearly new vehicle, you’re probably used to touch-screen controls, steering-wheel toggles, and even some voice commands. ALSO SEE: Jay Leno Encounter The... read more January 5, 2015 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R, 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show

2015 Volkswagen Golf R Available For Pre-Order January 8

Back at November’s Los Angeles Auto Show we told you that the 2015 Volkswagen Golf R will be priced from $37,415 with shipping, and that the first 500 examples will be... read more December 22, 2014 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R (Euro spec)

2015 Volkswagen Golf R first drive review

If you asked the average enthusiast if they’d like a 292-horsepower hot hatch with a manual transmission and all-wheel drive, you’d probably be greeted by a big... read more December 1, 2014 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R, 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show

2015 Volkswagen Golf R Priced From $37,415

Volkswagen’s latest Golf R hot hatch will be racing into showrooms early next year priced from $37,415, including an $820 destination charge. The pricing is comparable... read more November 19, 2014 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R Variant

Volkswagen Golf R Variant Revealed Ahead Of L.A. Auto Show

Volkswagen’s new Golf R hot hatch due in showrooms early next year has spawned a wagon variant, which makes its world debut this week at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show... read more November 18, 2014 by


 
Volkswagen GTI Roadster, Vision Gran Turimso

VW Bringing Golf R 400 And GTI Roadster Concepts To L.A.

Volkswagen is bringing two very racy concept cars to this week’s 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, and the best part is that one of them is tipped to enter production. The... read more November 17, 2014 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R wagon spy shots

2015 Volkswagen Golf R Wagon Spy Shots

Volkswagen is developing a new wagon version of its upcoming 2015 Golf R hot hatch, as evidenced by spy shots of a prototype testing at the Nürburgring and on some of... read more May 22, 2014 by


 
 

 
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