Category Archives: Volkswagen Golf GTI

2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI: Trims, Pricing and Engine Specs

2017 Golf GTI Delivers Incredible Performance with its Turbocharged EA888 Engine

2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI: Trims, Pricing and Engine Specs

With an impressive blend of refinement, style, power and playful performance, the 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI delivers an incredible driving experience. The Golf GTI is the car that defined the term “hot hatch,” having achieved much success since its 1983 debut. It’s also won more than a dozen awards since its redesign for the 2015 model-year, and for 2017, the Golf GTI adds more value across the trim range with more standard features. Check out its trims, pricing and engine specs. Read the rest of this entry >>

Volkswagen Rival Road Golf GTI v Jetta GLI Virtual Game

Race the VW Golf GTI and Jetta GLI in the Rival Road Virtual Experience Game

Volkswagen “Rival Road: Golf GTI v. Jetta GLI” Virtual Game

The VW Golf GTI and Jetta GLI deliver impressive levels of driving enjoyment, and with the recently launched “Rival Road: GTI v. GLI,” Volkswagen enthusiasts can take part in friendly virtual game competition between these two high-performance vehicles. Eligible players that enter the Rival Road Contest could win a trip for two to the Fastivus 2016 track event in California. Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Volkswagen Models for VW Enthusiast Show Fleet

Volkswagen Unveils Five 2016 Models for Summer Enthusiast Event

2016 Volkswagen Models for VW Enthusiast Show Fleet

Few automakers can match the level of enthusiasm that owners and automotive aficionados have for Volkswagen, and to pay respect to these enthusiasts, VW has unveiled five models for its Enthusiast Event Fleet for 2016, including special versions of the Passat, Jetta GLI, Golf 1.8T, Golf R and Golf GTI. These unique show vehicles are inspired by the diverse interests of Volkswagen enthusiasts. The fleet is comprised of cars focusing on performance as well as pure style—vehicles that both reflect the rich tradition of Volkswagen heritage, and models which embody a sleek, modern flair.  Read the rest of this entry >>

What is the top speed of the 2017 VW Golf GTI Clubsport S

What is the top speed of the 2017 VW Golf GTI Clubsport S?

2017 VW Golf GTI Clubsport S: 40 Years of Hot Hatchback Lineage

Over the past several decades, the Volkswagen Golf GTI has given consumers a hot hatch that blends incredible performance with a versatile, refined and stylish design. Built to celebrate 40 years of its iconic hot hatchback lineage, the limited-production 2017 Golf GTI Clubsport S is the most powerful ever version of the Golf GTI. If you’re wondering what is the top speed of the 2017 Golf GTI Clubsport S, then continue reading.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR

The VW Golf GTI TCR Features Powerful and Efficient Turbocharged Engine

Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR Engine Specs and Features

The Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR is the pinnacle of racing performance in the Golf family. Forty years after the launch of the first Golf GTI, the customer racing version possesses the acronym that, since 1976, has been synonymous with the German car maker’s sporting character, powerful engines and maximum performance. Check out the Golf GTI TCR’s engine specs and features. Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Engine Specs and New Features

The 2016 Golf GTI Offers a Powerful Turbocharged TSI Engine

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Engine Specs and New Features

The Volkswagen Golf GTI defined the term “hot hatch” and offers an enticing blend of refinement, power and playful performance. After a well-received ground-up redesign for the 2015 model year, the 2016 Golf GTI continues to add value with an innovative new infotainment system, rearview camera and available Driver Assistance Package, not to mention its exceptional performance. Check out its impressive engine specs and features.   Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Golf R vs GTI capo vw

Capo VW pits the 2016 Volkswagen Golf R vs Golf GTI

2016 VW Golf R vs GTI

An aspect a lot of drivers look for in their vehicle is its power and capability. When you think of powerful vehicles, you probably think of massive trucks built for towing, but that’s not what Volkswagen has in mind. Volkswagen has worked hard to make powerful vehicles available for everyday drivers, without sacrificing the ever-important fuel efficiency.

So if you’re looking for an affordable and powerful vehicle for everyday driving, look no further than the Volkswagen Golf. The Golf family of vehicles offers two models, both of which offer impressive power and efficiency. See for yourself in our 2016 Golf R vs GTI comparison. Read the rest of this entry >>

Volkswagen MIB II infotainment system

Volkswagen MIB II infotainment system

In the 2016 model year, Volkswagen is taking its interior technology to the next level. Nearly every 2016 model will include connectivity features through the new  Volkswagen MIB II infotainment system. The new infotainment system includes the VW Car-Net® App Connect. This new feature creates an all new level of connectivity for Volkswagen drivers. Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Volkswagen golf gti clubsport

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI offers more power under the hood

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport Engine specs

Drivers of the 2015 Volkswagen Golf enjoy plenty of power under the hoods of their vehicles, which top out at 220 horsepower. However, if you’re looking for even more power out of your hatchback, you’ll be happy to know that Volkswagen has announced the 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport engine specs and the 2016 model of the Golf GTI will be the most powerful GTI yet. Read the rest of this entry >>

volkswagen recalls golf and gti bosch

Faulty parts spark Volkswagen recalls

Problems with Bosch fuel pump leads to recalls including the 2015 Volkswagen Golf

Along with BMW and Nissan, Volkswagen has issued a recall on a few of their vehicles. The recall comes after it was discovered that the fuel pumps supplied by Bosch are having problems with their nickel plating. According to manufacturers, it has been found that the nickel plating on the fuel pumps can potentially flake and cause problems. Among the Volkswagen recalls are the 2015 Volkswagen Golf, GTI and Audi A4. Read the rest of this entry >>