The new Golf R is the pinnacle of the Volkswagen performance range. The model has been designed with the perfect balance of aggression, control, refinement, and passion, taking the Golf R to new heights. The new Golf R is styled to perfection, loaded with the latest in Volkswagen technology and tuned for power, so it’s sure to be the envy of other road users.
As the flagship of the Golf performance range, it goes without saying the Golf R boasts some serious firepower.
Since it is the flagship for the Golf performance range, it stands to reason that the new VW Golf R has some serious power. It is equipped with an upgraded 2.0 litre turbocharged engine that now offers 213 kW power and 380 Nm torque. The 4MOTION all-wheel-drive system ensures that you can make the best use of this power boost, keeping your Golf R glued to the road. This engine unit can be paired with either a six-speed manual transmission or a seven-speed DSG to suit your driving preferences.DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE
The modern, confident and sporty appearance of the Golf R boasts exciting changes for this latest edition, that are sure to draw admiration and envy.
The latest edition VW Golf R features some exciting changes that have accentuated the confident, sporty and modern style, so it is, even more, eye-catching and envy-inducing. The exterior has been updated to create a sharper look to increase that head-turning Golf R style. There are additional colour options and new design touches that include lower guard panels and air intake, new front bumper and a new diffuser and bumper at the rear. The new look is further enhanced with premium LED lights featuring dynamic indicators at both the front and rear.ENQUIRE NOW
As you would expect, inside the cabin of the new VW Golf R offers premium comfort. The cabin is adorned with Vienna leather-appointed trim upholstery providing comfort and style that has a modern twist. The Active Info Display is fully digital and sits next to the new 9.2-inch infotainment system. There is also an electrically adjustable, heated driver’s seat complete with memory function to ensure that you enjoy the ultimate driving experience.ENQUIRE NOW
The performance tweaks of the model have not been limited to under the bonnet as the Golf R also showcases the latest in Volkswagen technology.
All the gear and gadgets on board are top of the line with innovations and tech that make driving the R sheer pleasure. The 12.3 inch Active Info Display replaces the conventional instrument panel and provides you with all the information you need directly in front of you. There are configurable views for all functions including infotainment, vehicle performance, driver assistance and navigation.DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE
The Golf R’s infotainment system features a massive 9.2” display with gesture control, voice control and App-Connect2, plus media control, built-in navigation displaying 2D and 3D (bird’s eye) maps and 10GB of onboard storage.ENQUIRE NOW
Whether reversing out of driveway or trying to squeeze into a tricky spot, an extra set of eyes is always handy. The Rear View Camera displays a live picture on your screen that shows what’s behind you, making reversing safer and easier.BOOK A TEST DRIVE
Show your smartphone’s screen on your car display, with access to selected apps, maps and music via Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™ and MirrorLink® interfaces.DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE
Innovation goes beyond driver features in the Golf. Passengers are given more control, with less distraction for the driver with the new Media Control feature. By downloading the free Media Control App, compatible with Android & iOS, you can turn a smartphone or tablet into a remote control for the Volkswagen Infotainment system enabling users to control selected functions such as navigation, radio station selection and media data.ENQUIRE NOW
With the exceptional power the Golf R offers it would be remiss of us not to pair it with safety features that are up to the job. The extra kilowatts are matched with a raft of safety and driver aids, which all come together to help you not only enjoy the ride, but get home safe every time.
This potentially life-saving system continually evaluates signs of fatigue, such as steering movements and other independent signals. If fatigue is detected, it warns the driver with an audible alarm, and visually, on the console, recommends the driver take a break.DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE
The conventional handbrake has been replaced with a button. Plus, with Auto Hold, when your car comes to a stop, the ABS hydraulic unit holds the brakes, allowing you to comfortably take your foot off the pedal.BOOK A TEST DRIVE
Before a collision occurs, the front seat belts tense up to put you in the best spot for airbag protection, and if your car starts to slip, the side windows and the sunroof are also automatically closed.
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Fully equipped with a standard seven airbags, including front, front side, front and rear curtain and driver’s knee. Should something go wrong, you’ll be pleased you’re in a Golf R.DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE
When the airbag sensors detect a collision, this state-of-the-art system applies the brakes to slow down the vehicle so that a secondary impact will be lessened or avoided. During braking, the hazard and brake lights are illuminated and remain activated. The driver can take over at any time.BOOK A TEST DRIVE
An extension of the Electronic Differential Lock function – this clever addition helps achieve optimal handling in all conditions. Operating on both axles, it applies pressure to the wheel on the inside when cornering to help prevent wheel spin. As a result of this precise braking pressure, cornering is sportier and more accurate.DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE
An upgrade on the conventional cruise control system, Adaptive Cruise Control employs the use of a radar sensor that, once you select your speed range, monitors the road ahead for other vehicles and adapts your speed accordingly. This allows you to invariably maintain a safe distance when driving.ENQUIRE NOW
Keep your Volkswagen running at the top of its game.