When technology doesn't just progress, but races forward. When technology doesn't just progress, but races forward. The new Golf R is more powerful than ever and shows how quickly technology is developing: at 213 kW (290 HP) with the DSG dual clutch transmission, it combines a true passion for motorsports with sporty equipment details and impressive performance.
From the racetrack directly to the road: thanks to the permanent 4MOTION four-wheel drive and powerful TSI engine with turbocharger technology and direct injection, you can enjoy an extraordinary driving experience. With the new 7-gear DSG dual clutch transmission, you will also benefit from efficient acceleration without traction loss.
It’s like the racetrack was made for your Volkswagen Golf R. If not before, you’ll notice this when you experience breathtaking acceleration that will give you goosebumps right from the outset with Launch Control start.In your Golf R, you can turn off ESC Electronic Stability Control. This will give you control of the vehicle in the threshold area.
With the Golf R, you’re in pole position on the road. The 213 kW (290 HP) powertrain sits under the cover with an R badge, waiting to unleash its power. This means that the new Golf R is not only the most powerful Golf there’s ever been, but also the fastest. Thanks to its starting performance and DSG dual clutch transmission, it accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.8 seconds. The heart of the Golf R is the TSI engine featuring turbocharger technology. The combination of direct injection and intelligent turbocharging as well as higher torque (+20 Nm) guarantee an exceptional driving experience every time you take to the road. The new Golf R brings masterful power and breathtaking performance to the asphalt.