Right from the word go, the Golf GTI—now in its eighth generation—was a cult car. Take a walk through the unmistakable visual DNA of the GTI, and how this has developed over the past half century with commentary from Marco Pavone, Head of Exterior Design for the new Golf GTI.
The new Golf – world premiere Unmistakably a Golf – the most progressive of all time Eighth generation. At the end of 2019 the new development and design of the Golf will revolutionise the compact vehicle category with an innovative boost Exterior design. Perfect proportions and striking lines lend the new Golf a strong presence and dynamic Interior design. Digital user interfaces create a revolutionary design and make life [...]
Development almost complete: Volkswagen intensively testing new Golf1 with camouflaged prototypes World premiere in autumn 2019: eighth Golf generation will be digital, intelligent and connected Wolfsburg (D) – A new Golf is rolling up to the starting grid, marking the eighth generation. The design and digital innovations launch this bestseller – of which more than 35 million been built – into a new age: the era of electrified drives, [...]
On March 29, 1974, Volkswagen started production of the iconic Golf Since 1974, a new Golf has been ordered every 41 seconds With 35 million units sold worldwide, Golf is the best-selling Volkswagen Production of the Golf I started at the Wolfsburg plant – the Golf is now produced at five plants in Germany, Brazil, China and Mexico, and is exported to 155 countries First sold in the U.S. [...]
Herndon, VA (August 15, 2018) — Volkswagen of America, Inc., (VWoA) announced today the Volkswagen SpektrumProgramforthe2019GolfR. Theprogramwillallowcustomerstochoosefrom40customorder colors—in addition to the five standard colors—ranging from Nogaro Blue Pearl and Violet Touch Metallic, to Caribbean Green and Copper Orange Metallic. These options make the Golf R stand out, from the highway to the driveway, while also highlighting the owners’ personality. The MSRP for one of the custom colors is $2,500. [...]
The near-production-ready, roadgoing version of the TCR racecar delivers 286 horsepower and a top speed of 164 mph Wolfsburg / Reifnitz, May 2018 — At this year’s GTI Meeting at Wörthersee from May 9-12, Volkswagen will present a new milestone in the history of the cult compact car: the Golf GTI TCR Concept, which has a top speed of 164 mph and is almost ready for production. The special [...]