2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI and R to be only variants sold in the US?

2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI and R to be only variants sold in the US?

Posted: May 4, 2019

Reportedly only the Mark VIII Volkswagen Golf performance models will be sold in the US, meaning the Alltrack, wagon and regular hatch models are out.

Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR (2019, Mark VII, seventh generation) photos

Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR (2019, Mark VII, seventh generation) photos

Posted: Jan 27, 2019

The 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR has a 2L turbo with 180kW (241hp), FWD, 7-speed DSG, 18″ or 19″ wheels, and front differential lock.

Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR Concept 3-door hatch (2018, Mark VII) photos

Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR Concept 3-door hatch (2018, Mark VII) photos

Posted: May 14, 2018

The 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR 3-door hatch has been previewed by a concept. It has FWD, a 2-liter turbo engine with 213kW (286hp) and 370Nm (273 lb-ft), 7-speed DCT, 18″ or 19″ wheels, microfiber trim, new aero, and an adjustable chassis.

Peugeot 308 GTi (2017 facelift, T9, second generation) photos

Peugeot 308 GTi (2017 facelift, T9, second generation) photos

Posted: Sep 5, 2017

The changes for the 2017 Peugeot 308 GTi facelift are hard to pick with new headlamps, taillamps, bumpers and hood. It’s still super sexy and turbocharged.

2017 Volkswagen Polo GTI: 2L turbo, MQB-A0 platform for hot hatch

2017 Volkswagen Polo GTI: 2L turbo, MQB-A0 platform for hot hatch

Posted: Jul 7, 2017

The Mark VI Volkswagen Polo GTI looks better, but so familiar. It rides on the larger MQB-A0 platform and has a larger 2-liter turbo I4 with FWD.

Volkswagen Polo GTI (2017, Mark VI, sixth generation) photos

Volkswagen Polo GTI (2017, Mark VI, sixth generation) photos

Posted: Jun 18, 2017

The sixth generation Volkswagen Polo GTI has a larger 2-liter turbo I4 with 147kW (197hp), FWD, and a 6-speed manual or 7-speed DSG.

Volkswagen Golf GTI (1975-1980, Mark I, first generation) photos

Volkswagen Golf GTI (1975-1980, Mark I, first generation) photos

Posted: Jun 5, 2017

The first Volkswagen Golf GTI created the hot hatch with 1.6 or 1.8-liter engines, tuned suspension, better handling, tartan trim and a golf ball shifter.

Volkswagen Golf GTI 3-door (1980-1983 facelift, Mark I) photos

Volkswagen Golf GTI 3-door (1980-1983 facelift, Mark I) photos

Posted: May 31, 2017

The original Volkswagen Golf GTI had either a fuel injected 1.6-liter or 1.8-liter gas engines with around 80kW (107hp) and 140Nm (103 lb-ft).

2018 Volkswagen Up GTI previewed by concept, honors Mk I Golf GTI

2018 Volkswagen Up GTI previewed by concept, honors Mk I Golf GTI

Posted: May 31, 2017

The Volkswagen Up GTI “near-production prototype” at Worthersee 2017 has the same philosophy, and similar dimensions, to the original Golf GTI.

Volkswagen Golf GTI First Decade (2017, Mark 7.5, Worthersee) photos

Volkswagen Golf GTI First Decade (2017, Mark 7.5, Worthersee) photos

Posted: May 27, 2017

The Volkswagen Golf GTI First Decade concept at Worthersee 2017 has a 300kW (402hp) gas turbo engine, and a 12kW electric motor for the rear wheels.