About this vehicle

The 2023 Volkswagen Golf R is a high-performance version of the popular Volkswagen Golf hatchback. Powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 315 horsepower and 310 Ib/ft of torque. The engine is paired with a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, which sends power to all four wheels via Volkswagen's 4Motion all-wheel drive system. The Golf R also features a launch control system that helps to maximize acceleration off the line.

Suspension and Brakes:
The Golf R features a sport-tuned suspension system that is lower by 20mm and stiffer than the standard Golf. The Golf R also comes with larger brakes than the standard Golf, with four-piston calipers up front and two-piston calipers in the rear.

Exterior Design:
The Golf R comes standard with 18-inch wheels, featuring a more aggressive exterior design than the standard Golf. It has a sportier front bumper with larger air intakes, a rear diffuser, and a quad exhaust system. The Golf R also features unique badging and trim pieces, including a blacked-out grille and mirror caps.

Interior Design:
Inside, the Golf R features sport seats with fabric upholstery, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and a digital gauge cluster. The Golf R also comes standard with a 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Other standard features include dual-zone automatic climate control and keyless entry.

Safety Features:
The Golf R comes with a range of standard safety features, including adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, lane departure warning, and blind-spot monitoring. It also features a rearview camera and front and rear parking sensors.

Vehicle Configured & Fitted Extras: (Additional to Golf R Standard Specification)

- Panoramic Roof
- Winter pack (front & rear heated seats, heated leather steering wheel, with 3-zone air con)
- 'Estoril' black diamond turned Alloys
- Proactive Protection (lane assist, front & side assist)

Interested parties should satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the accuracy of the descriptions given. Please note that any customer/dealer fitted accessories have not been tested for use and will be removed and not replaced if proven to be faulty.

Overview

ManufacturerVOLKSWAGEN
ModelMK8 GOLF R
DerivativeU2810-46
Price£39,950
Year2023 (23)
First Registered23rd March, 2023
TransmissionSemi Automatic
Forward Gears7
Body StyleHatchback
FuelPetrol
ColourDeep Pearl Black
No. of Former Keepers2
Doors5
Seats5
InteriorSoul Black Fabric
Engine Size1984cc

Performance

Top Speed155 mph
0-62 mph4.7 secs
Engine Power315 bhp
Engine Torque310 lb/ft

NCAP Safety Rating

Adult95 %
Child89 %
Pedestrian76 %
Overall5