Design and comfort
The Golf R sports an aggressive front bumper featuring large air intakes with a newly designed radiator grille and signature blue R accents connecting updated LED headlights. Matte chrome mirror caps, a signature R design element, also make their return. Interio-R design - R Nappa leather seats, R steering wheel, R digital cockpit, and more,
Advancing tech for convenience's sake
The interior of the new Golf R welcomes you with a level of sporty comfort that you can both see and feel. For the first time, the configurable Digital Cockpit Pro instrument cluster brings together all sporty displays and controls into one special R-view tailored specifically to the Golf R.
New technology R
R-Performance Torque Vectoring, Dynamic Chassis Control, and more.
The new Golf R is propelled by the latest “evo4” generation of Volkswagen’s proven EA888 2.0L turbocharged “TSI” 4-cylinder engine producing 315 horsepower and up to 295 lb-ft of torque in models equipped with the 7-speed DSG gearbox (280 lb-ft in manual models). All-Wheel Drive system.
The Golf R comes available with a North American-exclusive 6-speed manual gearbox for drivers who want that classic feeling.