The VW Golf GTI is the most well-known representative of the Wolfsburg model and enthusiastically for over 30 years the automotive middle class. The first VW Golf GTI was already delivered in 1976, which represented a quantum leap with its 110 hp gasoline engine and in the compact class, the fastest front-wheel drive was his time. From the year 1983, the performance in the VW Golf GTI could be topped II: By increasing the displacement to 1.8 liters and the use of onetime new 16-valve engine technology made the VW Golf GTI 139 hp without a catalyst, whereby a top speed of 209 km / h could be achieved. As a VW Golf GTI G60 (with G-Lader) reached the best-seller even 160 hp (or 210 hp in the G60 GTI Edition). Produced with the 1992 VW Golf GTI III is a 2.0-liter gasoline engine has been integrated into the new car, which is now already made 150 hp. From the golf 4 model, the engine portfolio has been expanded to include even a TDI turbo diesel engine in the VW Golf GTI, which provided 150 hp. The built 2004-2008 VW Golf GTI V could be ordered with two different engines than cars, which make 200 and 230 hp. Currently, the VW Golf GTI, the sixth Give ration is produced since 2009. Motor acts as a 2.0-liter TFSI turbocharged engine that produces 211 hp and the VW Golf GTI makes up to 240 km / h. In early summer, joined the 35th GTI anniversary of the GTI Edition 35 added, which is shipped with 235 hp and 274 top running. Since early summer 2012, the new VW Golf GTI Cabriolet is available, which is so far the most powerful convertible in the series with an output of 211 hp. Based on the 7.Golfgeneration appeared in early summer 2013, the current VW Golf GTI. The two-liter turbo gasoline engine delivers 220 horsepower and accelerates the cult car in 6.5 seconds to 100 The top speed of 246 km / h can be increased with the optional performance package for the VW Golf GTI new car to 250 km / hr.

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VW Golf GTI TCR Concept

Reifnitz (Austria), 11. May 2018 Currently, the most powerful versions of the VW Golf to wear the letter R. But now the wolf show burgers on the GTI-Meet at Wörthersee, a GTI, which reduces the distance...

Wörthersee 2018: Trainee Gölfe

Wolfsburg, Germany/Zwickau/Maria Wörth (Austria), 9. May 2018 Tradition, wherever one looks: for the 37. The gigantic GTI-Meeting held at Wörthersee in Austria. With a number of apprentices from VW who...

Young Gölfe am Wörthersee

Wolfsburg/Zwickau, 24 may 2017 Tradition will meet at the annual Golf GTI capitalized on the Wörthersee in Austria. Since 2008, the VW brand there trainees show special vehicles, which were built by them...

VW: Five cool US concepts

Savannah (USA), May 22, 2017 The fans of the VW brand and other brands to the large Wörthersee GTI meeting meet from 24 to 27 May 2017. Already a week before the U.S. Edition in Savannah, Georgia took...

VW up GTI: force tot

Wolfsburg, May 19, 2017 A question about the beginning: believe what how many centimeters is the first VW Golf from the current up? The amazing answer: There are only ten, because of ur Golf was only 3...

GTI for the whole family

Mlada Boleslav (Czech Republic), 20 December 2016 Skoda ensures a nice Christmas present just before Christmas Eve: after the face lift of the 'normal' Octavia now also the sporting RS receives the Mercedes...

VW is reflected even in the ring

Nürburgring, 7 December 2016 What does a manufacturer of compact sports Nürburgring genes, if no one can hold a candle friends, standstill but means step backwards and you have a factory rider, who bored...

Mega golf with Nordschleife record

Wolfsburg, may 4, 2016 7:49:21: This number will probably say much the most. Rather, if the terms "Northern loop" and "Maneuverability" are added. VW has now shown the front-wheel drive competition namely...

Customer sports racer with GTI seal

Wolfsburg, 8 March 2016 The customer sport with touring cars is booming. by 2015, the organizers of the TCR-international series celebrated a thrilling first season. Now also VW on the train of the new...

The success Cadet celebrates 50th anniversary

Rüsselsheim, July 15, 2015 " The Volkswagen car. ": This brand claim to know well many car enthusiasts. The fact that the archenemy Opel once advertised with a very similar slogan, on the other hand...