The comment was fourth on our Polo GTI drive, only just after the one about the Golf R (because what's a VW thread without mentioning a Golf R?). PHer 'Martin_Hx' asked, very simply and very directly, "The new Polo GTI is a Golf GTI then?" Of course the tongue was in cheek ever so slightly, but the logic impeccable: same platform architecture, same engine, similar … [Read more...] about VW Polo GTI vs VW Golf GTI
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The sixth-gen VW Golf and seventh-gen VW Golf have shown up on Indian roads time and again for years now. Recently, the latter's GTD variant was spotted in Bangalore. Images seen here were shared on Team-BHP.The VW Golf GTD is unlikely to be launched in India. It's probably here for component testing. The KA plates suggest that it has been imported by Bosch, not Volkswagen. … [Read more...] about VW Golf GTD spotted undergoing testing in Bangalore
At this year’s GTI Meeting at Worthersee, Volkswagen unveiled the VW Golf GTI TCR Concept. This concept’s production version will arrive later this year as the seventh-gen VW Golf’s final hurrah. The VW Golf GTI TCR Concept has unique exterior styling. At the front, it has a new bumper featuring high-shine black applications on the side intakes and a … [Read more...] about VW Golf GTI TCR Concept unveiled at Worthersee
Tweet TweetVolkswagen announced that they plan to bring two new concepts at the upcoming Los Angeles Auto Show. We talk about the VW Golf R400 and GTI Roadster, both prototypes previously seen at Beijing and Worthersee respectively. To begin with, the VW Golf R400 concept packs a massive 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine producing 400 horses and 450 Nm of torque. Using a six-speed … [Read more...] about VW Golf R400 and GTI Roadster concepts ready for LA
Once upon a time, Volkswagen was among the few automakers offering a proper compact hot hatch: the popular Golf GTI. Eventually, other companies started chasing this sector, and we now have a multitude of hatchbacks with powerful engines and good driving dynamics to choose from. One of the newcomers is the Hyundai i30 N. It’s the Korean brand’s first-ever hot hatch … [Read more...] about Can Hyundai’s New i30N Beat The VW Golf GTI On A Straight Line?