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Why yes, that is 200 mph in a Mk II Golf

Here's What 200 MPH Looks Like In A Mk II VW Golf: Video

Volkswagen built it’s second-generation Golf hatchback from 1983 though 1992, in variants as mild as 54 horsepower and as wild as 207 horsepower (in rare Golf Limited trim). At no time, however, did the designers of the Mark II Golf ponder the question, “I wonder if we can make this car... read more

July 6, 2012 by
 
2014 Volkswagen Golf GTI spy shots

2013 Volkswagen GTI Details Emerge

The Mark VII Volkswagen GTI will reportedly hit dealer showrooms late this year, as a 2013 model. That means that details about the new car (and its new platform) will... read more March 22, 2012 by


 
MkVI Volkswagen Golf GTI Convertible

New Volkswagen Golf GTI Convertible Drops Top In Geneva

Volkswagen currently sells a convertible version of its Golf hatchback overseas and now the compact drop-top comes in GTI performance flavor too. Today, the wraps have come... read more February 29, 2012 by


 
2011 Volkswagen Golf GTI Cabriolet Concept

Volkswagen GTI Convertible Set For Geneva Motor Show: Report

Volkswagen currently sells a convertible version of its Golf hatchback overseas and soon the compact drop-top may come in GTI performance flavor too. According to a new... read more February 7, 2012 by


 
Special Edition Volkswagen Golf R Hatchbacks

New iPad App Celebrates Volkswagen's Golf R

The eagerly-anticipated 2012 Volkswagen Golf R is finally beginning to trickle into dealer showrooms. Packing a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder good for 256 horsepower... read more January 18, 2012 by


 
2011 Volkswagen GTI

VW Puts All Six GTI Generations On The Race Track: Video

Rarely have three simple letters meant as much to gearheads as those the spell "GTI". Their first significant appearance was on the Mk1 Golf GTI, known as the Rabbit in the... read more December 20, 2011 by


 
2011 Volkswagen Golf R

2012 Volkswagen Golf R Official Price, Specs Released

As we reported late last year, the 2012 Volkswagen Golf R will be headed to the U.S., and it should arrive sometime early in 2012. Today, VW released the official U.S... read more October 4, 2011 by


 
2013 Cadillac ATS spy shots

2013 Cadillac ATS, MINI Coupe, Evoque To Dakar: Today's Car News

Today we bring you a melange of news from the weekend, including Sebastian Vettel's continued dominance in F1, our first drive impressions of the 2012 MINI Cooper Coupe, and... read more September 26, 2011 by


 
2010 Volkswagen Golf TDI

Volkswagen Debuts Cylinder Shut-Off Tech In 4-Cyl Engines

Cylinder deactivation has been with us for several years in big V8 engines. Both GM and Chrysler have used it and Audi now offers it on its S range. Rather firing on all... read more September 2, 2011 by


 
Kate Middleton's 2001 VW Golf up for sale on eBay

Kate Middleton's 2001 Volkswagen Golf Up For Sale On eBay

If you're in the U.K. and don't have a rabid case of royal fever lingering after Kate Middleton's April wedding to Prince William, you're probably not breathing. Now you have... read more July 19, 2011 by


 
2010 Volkswagen GTI

Power Boost For MkVII Volkswagen Golf GTI: Report

Development of Volkswagen’s MkVII Golf is well underway, with the new car on track to come onto the market towards the end of next year as a 2013 model. While a... read more July 19, 2011 by


 
2011 Volkswagen Golf R

Volkswagen Golf R On Track For Early 2012 U.S. Debut

It’s the news Europhiles and hot-hatch fans all across the country have been waiting for. The high-performance Volkswagen Golf R, the turbocharged successor to the... read more July 8, 2011 by


 
Volkswagen Golf GTI 35 Edition

VW Puts GTI Edition 35 On U.S. Forbidden Fruit List: Report

When the Volkswagen GTI Edition 35 debuted at Worthersee in Germany earlier this month, there was much talk that the car could find its way to the U.S. to celebrate the 30th... read more June 20, 2011 by


 
Skoda Octavia vRS Bonneville record car

Heard The One About The... 200mph, 600bhp Bonneville Skoda?

Whilst Skodas have never been sold in the United States, gearheads probably know a little about the Czech Republic-based subsiduary of the Volkswagen Audi Group and some of... read more June 9, 2011 by


 
2011 Volkswagen Golf GTI Cabriolet Concept

Volkswagen Golf GTI Cabriolet Concept: Wörthersee Tour 2011

Though the 270 horsepower Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet Concept we saw debut last week at the Wörthersee Tour 2011 in Austria is unlikely to make it to production anytime... read more June 8, 2011 by


 
2011 Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet Concept

Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet Concept: Wörthersee Tour 2011

Turns out this morning’s Skoda Fabia vRS 2000 Speedster isn’t the only convertible concept car scheduled to be unveiled this week at Austria’s... read more June 2, 2011 by


 
 

 
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