With the VW Golf 4 R32, the Wolfsburg Group launched a pure driving machine into production. Is motorized, the VW Golf 4 R32 from a 3.2 - liter 6-cylinder engine, which was derived from the Volkswagen Phaeton. Thus equipped, the VW Golf 4 R32 provides a power output of 241 hp and a torque of 320 Nm, which is present already at 2,800 r / min. Brachial are also the performance of the potent VW Golf 4 R32 for the sprint from 0 to 100 km / h takes in the sports car just 6.6 seconds, with the equipment in the optionally available dual clutch gearbox (DSG) again can be improved by 0.2 seconds. The top speed of the VW Golf 4 R32 is 247 km / h Solely by the writing and the slightly modified front and rear fascias with the two exhaust pipes of the VW Golf 4 R32 is distinguished from "normal" golf. Placed first in a small series of 5,000 vehicles of the VW Golf Wolfsburg-based group decided to bring into mass production 4 R32 due to the overwhelming sell-R32 4 and was able to sell more than 30,000 vehicles as cars of the VW Golf.