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Volkswagen Golf R

Written By Admin on Friday, 9 March 2012 | 08:07

Volkswagen Golf R: replaces the Golf V R32 as the new flagship model. The engine of the Golf R has been downsized from a 3.2 litre V6 to a 2.0 litre turbo four. The Golf Rs engine is virtually identical to that used by the Audi S3, and produces a total of 188kW of power and 330Nm of torque. All 330Nm of torque is available between 2400rpm and 5200rpm, giving the Golf R excellent tractability across much of the rev range.

Volkswagen claims the Golf R will consume an average of 8.7 litres per 100km, whether fitted with the manual or automatic gearbox. Features of this car inlclude bi-xenon headlamps, front and rear parking sensors, privacy glass, an anti-theft alarm and touchscreen audio system with in-dash CD stacker. Cruise control, a trip computer, rain-sensing wipers and dusk-sensing headlamps are also standard.A five-door Golf R with DSG gearbox retails for $54,490 before on-road costs and is the most expensive configuration in the range.

 2010 Volkswagen Golf R Front
 2010 Volkswagen Golf R
 2010 Volkswagen Golf R
 2010 Volkswagen Golf R Backside