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2010 Volkswagen GTI

2010 Volkswagen GTI Preview

The 2010 Volkswagen GTI is finally making its way to the U.S. in Mark VI form, and though it's down 10 horsepower on its international-spec doppelganger, it's actually quicker 0-60 mph. And with a new exterior, interior upgrades and a price right on top of the old GTI, the 2010 model stands to win... read more

October 6, 2009 by 
Volkswagen Polo GTI

Preview: Volkswagen Polo GTI

Volkswagen's next-generation Polo supermini will be getting a GTI performance variant, much like the current model as well as its larger VW Golf sibling. As expected, the... read more April 1, 2009 by 

Mark VI VW Golf

Volkswagen makes switch from Rabbit to Golf official

Volkswagen’s Mark VI Golf hatchback will lose the Rabbit nameplate when it goes on sale in the U.S. later this year. VW of America decided to bring back the Rabbit... read more March 30, 2009 by 

2010 Volkswagen Golf GTI production version

Volkswagen launches Golf GTI in Europe, U.S. sales start this Summer

At last year’s Paris Motor Show Volkswagen unveiled a thinly disguised 'concept' of the Mark VI Golf GTI, the latest iteration of one of the most acclaimed hot hatches... read more March 23, 2009 by 

Exclusive World Tuning Golf GTI W12 650 replica

Turn your Mark V Golf into the extreme GTI W12 650 concept

Undoubtedly one of the most extreme concept cars to ever come out of Volkswagen’s design studios, 2007’s Golf GTI W12 650 dropped plenty of jaws - not only... read more March 15, 2009 by 

2010 Volkswagen Golf GTI

More details on VW's planned Golf GTI ‘R-Series’

Last November Volkswagen unveiled a thinly disguised 'concept' of the new Mark VI Golf GTI, one of the most acclaimed hot hatches on the market, and in late January the first... read more March 12, 2009 by 

2009 Volkswagen Bluesport concept

VW considering ‘Bluesport’ efficient performance range

Lowering emissions and reducing fuel consumption has become a major goal for most major carmakers but the fact of the matter remains that the objective is being encouraged... read more March 8, 2009 by 

2009 Volkswagen Golf GTI VI leaked shots

Production Mark VI Volkswagen Golf GTI images leaked

In November Volkswagen unveiled a thinly disguised 'concept' of the next-generation version of the Golf GTI, one of the most acclaimed hot hatches on the market. New shots... read more February 4, 2009 by 

2010 Volkswagen Golf

September U.S. launch for Mark VI Volkswagen Rabbit and GTI

Volkswagen will bring its sixth-generation Golf and the more performance oriented GTI to the United States by September, with production scheduled to begin for the... read more January 19, 2009 by 

2009 vw jetta tdi 006

Volkswagen gearing up for new U.S. sales push

The downturn in vehicle sales around the world is affecting nearly every carmaker in some way or another, but not equally in each market. Volkswagen, for example, has been on... read more October 7, 2008 by 

2010 Volkswagen Golf

VW to add R-Line trim to sixth-generation Golf

Just a few days ago we learned of Volkswagen's plans to introduce a new, more powerful version of the Golf GTI, dubbed the GTI Plus. An all-new R-model, the R42, is... read more September 30, 2008 by 

2009 Volkswagen Golf GTI

Report: Volkswagen working on Golf GTI ‘Plus’ and R42 models

With only a 10hp boost in power over the current model and no change in torque implemented for the next-generation Volkswagen Mark VI Golf GTI, fans of the hot-hatch would... read more September 28, 2008 by 

2009 Volkswagen MkVI Golf

Volkswagen announces three sport-oriented Golf models

A mix of old and new, Golf's Mark VI GTI will also spawn some old, and some new, names when the first of three sporty versions makes its debut in October. Renewing the famous... read more September 22, 2008 by 

Volkswagen Golf GTI Pirelli Edition

Volkswagen Golf GTI Pirelli Edition

Click here for all the official information and pictures for the 2009 Volkswagen Golf Mark VI If you're the type that can't get enough of special UK-edition Volkswagens, the... read more April 11, 2008 by 

Hofele Golf GTI aero and exhaust kit

Hofele Golf GTI aero and exhaust kit

Volkswagen and Audi tuning specialist Hofele has taken the wraps off its new ‘Hofele-Design’ aero and exhaust kit for the Mark V Golf GTI, giving the sporty hatch... read more April 10, 2008 by 

GTI Challenge hot-hatch showdown

GTI Challenge hot-hatch showdown

As much as we like to read and talk about V12-powered exotics and twin-turbo track stars, for a large majority these cars will forever remain the stuff of dreams. The more... read more February 26, 2008 by 


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