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Report: Volkswagen’s Golf R400 Concept gets the green light to our surprise

When Volkswagen revealed their seriously potent 400hp Golf R400 Concept at this year’s Beijing Auto Show, they explicitly said that there are no plans for production in their press release. But because intentions aren’t solidified by Medusa, things can always change. And apparently, we’ve all shouted loud enough for Volkswagen to give the concept a […]

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Report: Volkswagen to import the Golf GTD in 2015 as a 2016 model, 0-60 in 7 sec. and a sporty 40+ mpg

It’s pretty well established that the go-to ultimatum in the hot hatchback world has been the Volkswagen GTI. But to make their own selection a little bit more difficult, Volkswagen reportedly confirmed that they’ll be importing the all-new oil-burning Golf GTD into the US beginning in 2015. Click here for our original post on the […]

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2013 Volkswagen Design Vision GTI Interior Driver Seat

Volkswagen unveils 503hp 2013 Design Vision GTI at Worthersee Festival in Austria

Following teasers of a new Volkswagen GTI concept that is slated for a debut at this year’s 2013 Worthersee Festival in Austria, Volkswagen officially unveiled the new concept. It’s called the Design Vision GTI and provides a look at a super uber-track-focused Golf GTI. Based on the latest generation Golf GTI, the 2013 Volkswagen Design […]

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2013 Volkswagen GTI Concept for Worthersee Festival Teaser

Volkswagen teases new Volkswagen GTI concept ahead of 2013 Worthersee debut

Not too long ago, we received word that Volkswagen was gearing up to unveil an all-new GTI Concept at this year’s Worthersee Festival in Austria—one of the largest Volkswagen and Audi enthusiast gatherings in the world. As we know from history, Volkswagen likes to arouse interest within their enthusiast community by showcasing special concepts at […]

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2007 Volkswagen Golf GTI W12-650 Concept

Report: Volkswagen to debut new concept at 2013 Worthersee Festival, where the GTI W12-650 was unveiled in 2007

Volkswagen likes to stay in touch with some of its most dedicated loyalists and fans by making an official appearance at one of the largest Volkswagen and Audi gatherings in the world: the annual Worthersee Festival in Vienna, Austria. In 2007, the People’s Car brand unveiled the Volkswagen GTI W12-650, which was a one-off concept […]

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2013 New York: The 2014 Volkswagen Golf and GTI make their North American debut in New York

Although the new Mk7 Volkswagen Golf isn’t exactly new, it still hasn’t been officially introduced to North America…until now. Volkswagen debuted the all-new 2014 Golf and Golf GTI at the 2013 New York International Auto Show. The seventh generation Golf is 2.2 inches longer and a half an inch wider than the outgoing sixth generation. […]

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Volkswagen to debut seventh generation 2014 Golf and GTI at New York

Despite the fact that the seventh generation Volkswagen Golf has already had its fair share of exposure since it was released for European markets late last year at the Paris Motor Show, Volkswagen has officially announced that it will be making its North American debut at this year’s New York Auto Show. Touted as being […]

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2014 Volkswagen Golf GTD Front 3-4 Right Cruising

Volkswagen revealed Golf GTD for Europe, basically a GTI diesel

Last week, Volkswagen pulled the sheets off of one of the latest additions to the Golf lineup: the all-new oil-burning Volkswagen Golf GTD. If you thought that judging by the “GTD” moniker that this is just a GTI with a diesel engine, you judged correctly. Volkswagen first began offering a GTD in European markets in […]

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2014 Volkswagen Golf GTI Rear 7-8 Left

Volkswagen reveals seventh generation Golf GTI ahead of Geneva debut

Rustling up the scene just as the calm-before-the-storm comes to an end for the Geneva Auto Show is Volkswagen as they’ve just revealed their full and final production version of the all-new next-generation MKVII Golf GTI. Promising to offer more power and an 18% improvement in fuel economy, the new Golf GTI once again seeks […]

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Reprot: Volkswagen Golf R to be most powerful regular production Golf ever, with 286hp

AutoCarUK reports that Volkswagen will launch up to seven new variants of this new generation Volkswagen Golf over the next 12 months. The range topper: the all new Golf R, which will don a whopping 286hp. Other performance models of lesser caliber include the ever so famous GTI and the all new diesel version, the […]

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