Volkswagen Golf

Volkswagen announces new 1.5 TSI ‘EA211 evo’ engine

Apr 29, 2016

Volkswagen has revealed its new 1.5-litre TSI engine, codenamed the EA211 evo, at the Vienna Motor Symposium in Austria. The engine brings a number of company and class firsts to the industry, including the introduction...

213kW Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 Years edition confirmed for Australia

Apr 04, 2016

Volkswagen Australia has confirmed the Golf GTI 40th anniversary special edition will go on sale locally in June, bringing more power and a bunch of performance highlights to the popular hot hatch. The Golf GTI...

2016 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack review (video)

Mar 19, 2016

In another attempt to morph together the practicality of an SUV and the economy of a hatch, this is the 2016 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack. It’s based on the Mk7 Golf and it features a jumped...

Volkswagen to unveil mid-cycle update for Golf Mk7 at Geneva

Jan 25, 2016

Plans are afoot for a mid-cycle facelift of the Mk VII Volkswagen Golf. Set to debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March, the revised Golf could reach Australian shores before the end of the...

Top 10 small cars that came with six-cylinder engines

Jan 20, 2016

Big engine in small car is a formula that has been perfected almost since the start of the 20th century. The effectiveness of this approach lies in the superior power-to-weight ratio compared with a larger...

Volkswagen shows off gesture control tech with e-Golf Touch

Jan 07, 2016

Volkswagen has unveiled its latest infotainment system, the e-Golf Touch concept, at the CES show in Las Vegas, complete with a futuristic gesture control system. Only last year Volkswagen unveiled the Golf R Touch at...

HPerformance creates potent project out of Mk5 VW Golf R32

Oct 03, 2015

If you love your old-school hot hatches, you’ll like what HPerformance has done with a Mk4 Volkswagen Golf R32 here. The R32 was the flagship variant in the Golf range at the time, before being...

Volkswagen could face hefty fine in Australia over diesel scandal

Oct 03, 2015

As if the Volkswagen scandal couldn’t get any worse, we now hear the company could face a hefty fine under Australian Consumer Law if local cars are found to have the defeat device. The Australian...

Volkswagen Golf R wagon special edition now on sale

Sep 24, 2015

The awesome Volkswagen Golf R wagon has touched down in Australia in the form of the Wolfsburg special edition. It is available in strictly limited numbers only. Based on the Golf wagon, the humble runabout...

Volkswagen Golf Alltrack on sale in Australia from $37,990

Sep 24, 2015

The adventurous little Volkswagen Golf Alltrack has landed in Australia, bringing 4MOTION technology to a jumped-up version of the Golf wagon. It comes in a single trim line and powertrain package, consisting of a 1.8-litre...

Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport production model revealed

Sep 09, 2015

If you love your hot hatches, you’ll love this. It’s the new Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport. This is the production model inspired by the concept of the same name. The new variant expands on the...

Volkswagen Golf R Wagon on sale in Australia from $58,990

Jul 20, 2015

For the first time ever Volkswagen Australia is going to offer the uber-cool Golf R Wagon. It will come in special Wolfsburg Edition form along with the regular R hatch in September. Volkswagen says the...