200,000 “R” models from Volkswagen

Volkswagen announced a production milestone for the "R" model series that reached the 200,000th mark. Since 2002, Golf IV (R32), Golf V (R32), Golf VI (R), Golf VII (R), Touareg (R50), Passat (R36) and Scirocco (R) models joined the family wearing the "R" badge.The 200,000th model was a VW Golf VII R (facelift) finished in black, with the Performance Pack and the Akrapovič exhaust system. The car was delivered to Keith Williamson, in the United Kingdom, ...

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VW Golf IV GTI

Aidan –
VW Golf IV GTi

Owner: Aidan Car: VW Golf IV GTi Instagram: @stealth_mk4gti City: Wollongon, NSW Country: AustraliaModification List:Stage 2 clutch D2 Coilovers Hussla 18×8.75 Chromium black Wheels 42dd 3" downpipe +high flow Cat front lip & R32 rear bumper Custom dual exit Catback BFI heavy duty Shifter R32 Pedals & GTI Mats Sony headunit K&N high flow pod filter + box spec-d dual halo Led head lights ECS Tuning 22.5mm & 15mm spacers New South performance boost ...

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Peformance Edition tech standardised for VW Golf GTI in Australia

Volkswagen Australia announced that from the 2019 model year, the Golf GTI Performance Edition will replace the standard GTI.According to the press release, the entire MY19 Golf GTI range will benefit from the uprated 2.0 litre TSI engine with 180kw of power and 370Nm of torque (instead of the 169kw/350Nm of the outgoing version) exclusively combined with the 7-speed DSG, the electro-mechanical front differential lock and the larger ventilated front and rear ...

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VW Golf GTI concepts at Worthersee 2018

The annual Worthersee festival is a popular destination for Golf GTI fans, as every year Volkswagen showcases some interesting concept cars and performance versions of the Golf. For 2018, VW debuted two concept cars based on the Golf VII GTI (facelift) with increased power figures and various visual modifications.Lets start with the VW Golf VII GTI Next Level concept which is a work of the company's apprentices. The car is ...

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VW Golf GTI TCR sketch

Future Hot Hatch: Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR

Volkswagen released teaser sketches of the new special edition VW Golf GTI VII TCR, that will be presented on Wednesday 9 May at the Wörthersee GTI meeting in Austria.The new Golf GTI TCR will be fitted with the 2.0 liter TSI engine producing 290 hp (213 kw) and 370 Nm of torque, combined with the 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox (DSG) and a standard front axle differential lock. Those figures are much lower than the ...

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