, 2020-05-20 14:22:52

When technology doesn't just progress, but races forward.

The new Golf R is more powerful than ever and shows how quickly technology is developing: at 213 kW (290 HP) with the DSG dual clutch transmission, it combines a true passion for motorsports with sporty equipment details and impressive performance.


From the racetrack directly to the road: thanks to the permanent 4MOTION four-wheel drive and powerful TSI engine with turbocharger technology and direct injection, you can enjoy an extraordinary driving experience. With the new 7-gear DSG dual clutch transmission, you will also benefit from efficient acceleration without traction loss.

  • Engine

    With a powerful 213 kW (290 HP), greater torque and remarkable acceleration levels, the new Golf R brings masterful power to the road.

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    Do you want to enjoy good grip, even while driving wet and rough ground? Thanks to optional 4MOTION four-wheel drive, you can do so almost anywhere.

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  • Adaptive chassis control (DCC)

    You set the pace – whether relaxed or fast: the settings options for the optional adaptive chassis control DCC let you adjust your running gear to suit your individual driving style and the road surface.

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  • Sport HMI

    How much power does the powertrain provide? How high is the charge pressure? Now you can always keep an eye on the technology. The Sport Human Machine Interface (HMI) will keep you informed about the performance of your Golf R.

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  • Launch Control

    The road is its home, and the Golf R is entirely in its element here – but it feels happiest on the racetrack.

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Equipment & Design.

The premium equipment in a motorsports look and the clean design language with R-specific features set your Golf R apart. The wide range of details available also means you can choose between different equipment features.

  • Exterior

    A Golf R through and through: the headlights that provide dynamic cornering light and the sporty bumpers give the vehicle a striking and powerful presence.

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  • Interior

    The design of the interior is an effortless continuation of the exterior – perfectly capturing the motorsports feel. Premium sport seats, attractive details made of leather and a striking R logo complete the sports look.

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  • Alloy rims

    You will love the dynamic look of the alloy rims on your Golf R, both in motion and at a standstill, and they'll give your vehicle a truly sporty look.

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Driver Assistance.

Intelligent driver assistance systems can increase driving comfort and help you manage critical situations – or even avoid them.

  • Front Assist and ACC

    The optional Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Front Assist helps you to relax while driving by preventing potential collisions.

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  • Blind spot sensor with Rear Traffic Alert

    As you drive, the optional Blind Spot Sensor with Rear Traffic Alert warns you, within the limits of the system, about vehicles in your blind spot. It monitors the areas to the side and rear of your car as you reverse out of a parking space.

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The Infotainment systems in the Golf R meet high demands, with a touchscreen, fitted as standard, optional gesture control and much more.

  • Radios

    Do you love listening to music while driving, but also want to stay well-informed whilst enjoying first-class comfort? Then you will be delighted with the two radios on offer.

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  • Navigation

    The optional navigation system offers a wealth of innovative functions and leave virtually nothing to be desired. They will make sure you stay on course and enjoy the best of entertainment.

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  • Phone Calls

    Never miss another call, while always keeping focused on the road. High-quality sound is assured, thanks to a digital speech processor, an integrated high-end microphone in the headliner and the vehicle's speakers.

    A phone call begun outside the car can also be transferred to the hands-free system via Bluetooth while the mobile phone remains in your pocket. Very easy – and exactly how you wish.

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  • Active Info Display

    The analogue tacho is outdated. On request, you can replace the traditional tube design for a high resolution display. The innovative Active Info Display instrument cluster can give you information far beyond your speed and fuel level.

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  • Gesture Control

    A small gesture, a big difference.

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