Volkswagen Golf R

Volkswagen Golf R ‘Evo’ concept heading to Beijing – report

Jan 23, 2014

An extra hot Volkswagen Golf R ‘Evo’ concept could be heading to the 2014 Beijing Motor Show in April, showcasing lots of carbon fibre with a tweaked version of the Golf R powertrain. The news...

Video: 2014 Volkswagen Golf R promo with Sebastien Ogier

Sep 03, 2013

The new flagship hot hatch from Volkswagen, the cracking Mk7 Golf R, is being celebrated by the company with a fresh promotional video. The new model becomes the most powerful production Golf ever. Featuring a...

2014 Volkswagen Golf R Mk7 revealed; 0-100km/h in just 4.9s

Aug 21, 2013

The 2014 Volkswagen Golf R Mk7 has been revealed in the lead up to its 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show debut. As you might have expected, the Mk7 R is more powerful, quicker, and more efficient...

Video: 2014 Volkswagen Golf R Mk7 prototype spied at the Nurburgring

May 18, 2013

Volkswagen has been spotted testing a prototype version of the new high performance 2014 Volkswagen Golf R Mk7 at the Nurburgring. By the looks of it, the company is into the final stages of the...

Volkswagen Golf Mk7 getting carbon fibre roof option – report

May 09, 2013

Performance and sporty variants of the new 2013 Volkswagen Golf Mk7 are set to come with a carbon fibre roof option, at least in overseas markets. The lightweight roof is expected to bring slight improvements...

New Volkswagen Golf R Mk7 to produce around 224kW – report

Apr 14, 2013

With the local launch of the new Volkswagen Golf (Mk7) just around the corner now, some details are starting to circulate on the next high-performance ‘R’ version. As you would expect, power is set to...

2014 Volkswagen Golf R previewed, Geneva debut likely

Jan 28, 2013

Volkswagen has shown a vague preview of the next-gen 2014 Volkswagen Golf R Mk7 sitting in a block of ice. The high performance hatch is expected to debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show in...

2013 Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet revealed (video)

Dec 20, 2012

The new 2013 Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet has been revealed in the company’s latest video release. This will be the most powerful drop-top Golf to ever enter showrooms, featuring the same running gear as the...

SchwabenFolia Volkswagen Golf R performance upgrade

Dec 08, 2012

German tuning company, SchwabenFolia, has developed a neat tuning package for the current Mk6 Volkswagen Golf R, just in time before the new Mk7 arrives next year. The Golf R, as you probably know, is...

Volkswagen Golf R cabriolet patent images confirm new model

May 24, 2012

Volkswagen has just launched the sporty new Golf GTI cabrio overseas, however, patent images have been found providing evidence that a Volkswagen Golf R cabriolet is also on the way. As you can see by...

Horrific Volkswagen Golf R crash during police test drive

Jan 27, 2012

A police officer has had a horrific crash in a Volkswagen Golf R in the UK, completely writing it off. Police were evaluating the hot hatch for possible inclusion into the work fleet. Being a...

Volkswagen Golf R to take on new diesel direction?

Nov 22, 2011

The future of Volkswagen R division is headed towards developing more performance diesel-engined, all-wheel drive models. Volkswagen R executive director Ulrich Riestenpatt gt. Richter spoke about the company’s future in a recent interview. Speaking with...