Archive for the ‘Volkswagen Golf R’ Category

What’s the 0 – 60 mph time of the 2019 Volkswagen Golf R?

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
Blue 2019 Volkswagen Golf R driving on a racetrack

With its powerful engine, quick acceleration, excellent driving dynamics, and stylish and versatile hatchback design, the 2019 Volkswagen Golf R is a great choice for those who desire a high-performance car with the practicality for everyday driving. (more…)

Can I get a custom color for the 2019 Volkswagen Golf R?

Saturday, September 1st, 2018
Close-up View of Green 2019 VW Golf R

If you desire the exceptional performance of the Volkswagen Golf R and want to add an element of personalization, you’re in luck. In addition to the five standard colors, Volkswagen, through the Volkswagen Spektrum Program, will allow customers to choose from 40 custom order colors for the 2019 VW Golf R, such as Viper Green Metallic, Deep Blue Pearl, Ginster Yellow, and Mars Red. (more…)

What’s new for the 2018 Volkswagen Golf R?

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
Blue 2018 Volkswagen Golf R Parked by a Forest

2018 Volkswagen Golf R Design Changes and New Features 

If you desire a compact hatchback that delivers an exhilarating driving experience, then you’ll want to take a good look at the high-performance 2018 Volkswagen Golf R. For the 2018 model-year, the Golf R gets some pleasing upgrades, including some styling enhancements, new technologies and a new 6-years/72,000-miles warranty coverage.  (more…)

2018 Volkswagen Golf Models Win Car and Driver “10Best” Awards

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017
Blue 2018 VW Golf R Driving by a Grassy Field

With their stylish designs, hatchback versatility and fun-to-drive nature, there’s much to like about the Volkswagen Golf family of vehicles — and with pleasing styling and feature updates for the 2018 model-year, they are even better. The experts at Car and Driver magazine agree, for they named the 2018 VW e-Golf, Golf, Golf Alltrack, Golf GTI, Golf SportWagen and Golf R to their 2018 “10Best” list.  (more…)

Go Golfing with This Refreshed 2018 Lineup

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
new 2018 golf family

2018 VW Golf Family Updates

With 2017 barely started, it’s time to jump ahead to 2018 in the automotive industry. Already Volkswagen has announced some pretty excited models with the debut of the redesigned 2018 VW Tiguan and the first-ever 2018 VW Altas. Adding to its list of models to look forward to, the brand has also released the details for its 2018 Golf family enhancements. While the current lineup is extremely well-appointed, VW hopes to enhance the driver experience with refreshing touches to the lineup’s style, convenience and safety features. (more…)

What is the zero to 60 time of the 2017 Volkswagen Golf R?

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

The latest iteration of the Volkswagen Golf R is the most powerful version of the Golf to ever be sold in the United States. It’s geared for driving enthusiasts who desire the versatile and stylish design of the Golf, but are looking for a little more kick. With its emphasis on performance, you may be wondering, “What is the zero to 60 time of the 2017 Volkswagen Golf R?” Read more to find out. (more…)

Volkswagen Unveils Five 2016 Models for Summer Enthusiast Event

Monday, May 16th, 2016
2016 Volkswagen Models for VW Enthusiast Show Fleet

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.  (more…)

The VW Golf R Named an Automobile Magazine “2016 All-Star”

Friday, April 1st, 2016
Volkswagen Golf R Automobile Magazine 2016 All-Star List

Volkswagen Golf R — Automobile Magazine “2016 All-Star” List

The Volkswagen Golf R, with its powerful engine and sporty hatchback design, offers an enticing combination of incredible performance and impressive versatility. Recently, the 2016 Golf R, commended for its “practicality and punch,” was named to Automobile’s “2016 All-Star” list. Automobilea leading automotive lifestyle print and online magazine, selects exceptional vehicles each year to its prestigious list based on style, class, importance and desirability. (more…)

Capo VW pits the 2016 Volkswagen Golf R vs Golf GTI

Friday, August 21st, 2015
2016 Golf R vs GTI capo vw

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. (more…)

Volkswagen MIB II infotainment system

Thursday, August 6th, 2015
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. (more…)