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2022 VW Golf R Arrives In The U.S. With 315 HP And A Manual Gearbox From $44,640

Full U.S. details for the 2022 VW Golf R have been announced at the Chicago Auto Show, including its price. Unveiled for overseas markets a number of months ago, the U.S.-spec Mk8 Golf R features a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder direct-injection engine pumping out 315 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque with the DSG transmission or […]

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2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI Starts At $30,540 In The U.S., Makes 241 HP And Gets Manual Gearbox

Joy of joys! Volkswagen won’t detune the 2022 Golf GTI for the U.S. market. The company announced today that the eighth generation of the hot hatch will start at $29,545 plus a $995 destination fee, bringing the total up to $30,540. All three U.S. GTI trims will be available with the manual transmission as standard, […]

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Civic Type R Vs. Golf GTI Clubsport vs Megane RS Trophy: Which Is The Fastest Hot Hatch?

The VW Golf GTI Clubsport, Renault Megane R.S. Trophy and Honda Civic Type R Limited Edition are three very impressive front-wheel drive hot hatches and when lined up alongside each other on a wet runway, are very evenly matched. Of the trio, the Renault has the smallest engine in the form of a 1.8-liter turbocharged […]

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VW Golf R And Mercedes-AMG A45 S Engage In A Drift Battle

The Mercedes-AMG A45 S and VW Golf R are two of the most potent hot hatches on the market and Rory Reid from AutoTrader recently had the opportunity to put the duo through their paces on a racetrack. While many other hot hatches on the market continue to stick with the tried and tested front-wheel […]

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Would A Wild Widebody Kit For The 2022 VW Golf GTI Mk7 Interest You?

The new VW Golf GTI is a great hot hatch but like its predecessors, it has a restrained and subtle look not all that different from lesser Golf models. That’s where this bodykit from Prior Design comes in. Showcased through a couple of renderings and on video, this bodykit designed by the tuning company completely […]

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