Home / Tag Archives: Golf (page 2)

Tag Archives: Golf

2016 Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet updated with new engines

Volkswagen has applied some minor update to the 2016 Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet, which will be shown at the 2015 Frankfurt International Motor Show. The updated, Mk6 Golf-based model can be distinguished by a sportier front bumper, new side sills and sporty accents on the rear bumper. There are also six …

Read More »

Volkswagen introduces Wolfsburg Edition on Golf R models

Volkswagen Australia has announced a limited run of Wolfsburg Edition on the company’s Golf R models, along with the introduction of the highly anticipated Golf R Wagon, which is available exclusively in Wolfsburg Edition specification. Paying homage to the home of Volkswagen, both Golf R and Golf R Wagon Wolfsburg …

Read More »

Volkswagen Motorsport unveils 243kW Golf racer concept

Volkswagen has unveiled their latest Golf-based track weapon. Developed by Volkswagen Motorshport, the 330hp (243kW) front-wheel drive touring car concept is assembled in accordance with TCR regulations and is intended to help Volkswagen evaluate a potential customer racing programme from the 2016 season onwards. In order to accelerate the development …

Read More »

Volkswagen Australia announces MY16 update on key models

Volkswagen Australia has announced sweeping upgrades to its MY16 model lineup that the company says is the biggest model year update in the local company’s history. Rear-view camera is now standard across the Polo, Golf, Jetta and Tiguan range, along with an upgraded 6.5-inch Composition Media high resolution touchscreen display …

Read More »

First-ever Volkswagen Golf R Wagon unleashed!

Following our scoop yesterday, Volkswagen has today taken the covers off one of its sportiest all-rounders: the Golf R Wagon. Like its hatch sibling, the Golf R Wagon is powered by a 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged TSI petrol engine developing 221kW (300PS) from 5,500 to 6,200rpm, and 380Nm from 1,800 to …

Read More »

Volkswagen Golf R400 reportedly coming in 2015

Volkswagen has reportedly approved the Golf R400 for series production. According to a report from Car Magazine in the United Kingdom, the mighty Golf R will have up to 420PS (309kW) and 450Nm and set to hit showrooms in 2015. While not officially confirmed by Volkswagen, Car Magazine cited company …

Read More »

2015 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack unwrapped – confirmed for Oz

Europe’s largest carmaker, Volkswagen, has taken the wraps off its latest crossover model, the all-wheel drive Golf Alltrack. The high-riding Golf wagon will make its official debut at the Paris Motor Show next month. Like the Passat Alltrack, the Golf Alltrack gets a 4MOTION all-wheel drive system, 20mm of additional …

Read More »

Video: Hear the Volkswagen Golf R 400 exercise its lungs

We have all drooled over the mighty Volkswagen Golf R 400 that made its debut at the Beijing Motor Show in April, now we can finally hear what it sounds like. Captured by YouTube user, Viennasupercars, in Austria where the R 400 graced the Wörthersee gathering of Volkswagen enthusiasts, the …

Read More »

Volkswagen presents 235kW Golf Variant Youngster 5000 at Wörthersee

Besides the spectacular Golf GTI Vision Gran Turismo concept, Volkswagen has also presented this Golf Variant Youngster 5000 at the 2014 Wörthersee gathering in Austria. Created by six Volkswagen apprentices from Zwickau, Germany, the Youngster 5000’s name actually refers to the one-off iPad-controlled 5,000-watt sound system installed in the skids …

Read More »

Volkswagen reportedly putting Golf R 400 concept into production

Volkswagen has reportedly confirmed its intention to put the amazing Golf R 400 concept into production. Speaking to Car & Driver, Volkswagen’s Head of Research and Development, Heinz-Jakob Neusser said the 294kW (400 PS) uber Golf is headed for the production line. No words yet on when it will be …

Read More »

Fourth-gen Volkswagen Golf R on sale from $51,990

The Volkswagen Golf R has landed in Australia. Sitting at the pinnacle of the new Golf range, the fourth-generation Golf R is priced from $51,990 for the 6-speed manual R, $2,000 more than its equivalent predecessor. Like the current Golf GTI, the Golf R is powered by the EA888 series …

Read More »

Volkswagen Golf GTI Performance on sale now from $48,490

The Volkswagen Golf GTI line-up in Australia has been joined by the Golf GTI Performance. Sporting an extra 7kW of power, the GTI Performance can be distinguished from the standard GTI by its GTI logo on the front brake calipers. The brake package for the car has also been upgraded, …

Read More »

Volkswagen Golf R Wagon prototype caught on the Nürburgring [video]

Fans of hot wagon may have something to look forward to as it appears that Volkswagen is preparing a Golf R Wagon! While nothing is official, a prototype of a Golf Wagon wearing Golf R bumpers and wheels, has been caught pounding the Nürburgring. It could be the ultimate sports …

Read More »

Volkswagen preparing Golf GTI Club Sport?

According to our friends at Worldcarfans, Volkswagen is allegedly preparing a Golf GTI Club Sport after a red GTI wearing the previous-generation R’s 19-inch wheels and an enlarged ‘prototype’ spoiler were spotted on the Nürburgring. The car had Wiechers Sport stickers on its rear quarters and was caught attempting to …

Read More »