Volkswagen Golf GTI

VW Golf GTI project heading to Worthersee, built by 12 apprentices

May 23, 2014

Like last year, Volkswagen apprentices have built a special project car concept which will make its debut at the Worthersee festival next weekend. The project is based on the Golf GTI Performance. Built by 12...

Volkswagen Golf GTI crashes hard at the Nurburgring

May 06, 2014

The Nurburgring can be a very dangerous place. It’s a 20km circuit that’s narrower than most circuits, it has crests, jumps, and plenty of blind-spots. Here we see the consequences of just clipping the grass...

Volkswagen Golf GTI Performance now on sale in Australia

Apr 09, 2014

The extra sporty Volkswagen Golf GTI Performance has landed in Australia, adding more equipment, more power, and more all-round performance. Under the bonnet the EA888 2.0-litre turbocharged engine is tweaked to produce 169kW (up from...

Volkswagen Golf GTI ‘Club Sport’ on the way?

Mar 28, 2014

Volkswagen has been spotted test driving a prototype version of what appears to be a Golf GTI ‘Club Sport’ edition on the Nurburgring. It’s believed Volkswagen might be preparing something for the 2014 Worthersee show...

2014 Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7 review (video)

Jan 26, 2014

As far as new hot hatches go, the 2014 Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7 is an important one. There is a lot riding on this car. It needs to rekindle the spirit of the original 'hot...

BBM Motorsport tunes the Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7

Jan 16, 2014

The Mk7 Volkswagen Golf GTI has only been on sale for a short time. Even so, keen modifiers have already developed some tuning options, such as these from BBM Motorsport. Taking the GTI Performance variant...

ABT Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7 ‘Dark Edition’ revealed

Dec 02, 2013

Even though the new Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7 has only been on sale for a short time, ABT tuning has already come up with an upgrade package, called the ‘Dark Edition’. The kit comes with...

2014 Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7 on sale in Australia from $41,490

Oct 01, 2013

Volkswagen Australia is introducing the 2014 Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7. The price has climbed slightly but it does come with more technology, more engine power and improved efficiency, and more standard features. It’s also available...

Oettinger previews Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7 tune; 257kW

Jul 31, 2013

Even though the Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7 has only just gone on sale in some markets, Oettinger has announced some preliminary details of an upcoming upgrade program it has planned for the popular hot hatch....

HG Motorsport tunes the Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7

Jul 22, 2013

The new Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7 has only just gone on sale in some international markets, but it hasn’t stopped HG Motorsport getting hold of one and developing a tuning package. In factory form the...

For Sale: RWD Volkswagen Golf with 807hp mid-mounted V6T

Jun 06, 2013

Take one 2001 Volkswagen Golf GTI hatch, and fill it with a custom mid-mounted Audi S4 2.7-litre turbocharged V6, and what you’re left with is one ballistic rear-wheel drive hatch. Known as the 034Motorsport Volkswagen...

Volkswagen Golf ‘GTI Cabrio Austria’ revealed, built by VW apprentices

May 12, 2013

The concept car project that 13 Volkswagen apprentices have been working on for the past year has been revealed at the 2013 Worthersee festival in Austria. Called the Volkswagen Golf GTI Cabrio Austria concept, the...