Archive for the ‘VW Golf GTI’ Category

What Volkswagen Models Have Android Auto™?

Monday, October 19th, 2020
2020 Volkswagen Tiguan interior close up of steering wheel and android auto active on screen

If you have a Volkswagen with Android Auto™ and an Android phone, you should know how to use Android Auto™. Through Volkswagen App-Connect, you can connect most modern smartphones to most modern Volkswagen Models. Doing this lets you stream music, make calls hands-free, respond with messages by voice, and use your phone’s navigation through your car’s touchscreen and audio system.


See what the 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI will Look Like in this Video

Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI silver driving toward shot going around highway curve with skyscrapers in background

If you’re already a fan of the Volkswagen Golf GTI, you may already know when the 2020 model year is releasing for the hot hatchback, but until then, use this opportunity to watch this short video from Volkswagen showing the Golf of the new decade.


Why Are There So Many Different Volkswagen Golf Models?

Wednesday, April 1st, 2020
2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI driving fast through city

The name “Golf” has a long history with the Volkswagen brand. Even though it all started with just one model back in the seventies, it has since grown into a global identity. Its name has spawned five different models, making it the largest vehicle family from the German automaker. Read on to see how many different forms the Volkswagen Golf currently takes.


Did any Volkswagen models make the 2020 Car and Driver “10Best” list?

Monday, December 2nd, 2019
Grey 2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI and white 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI

Both the 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI and Jetta GLI provide a high level of driving enjoyment, with their robust engines, quick acceleration, responsive handling, and a wide array of advanced technologies. The automotive experts at Car and Driver concur, for the publication named the 2020 Golf GTI and 2020 Jetta GLI to its prestigious 2020 “10Best” list. (more…)

List of official accessories offered for the 2019 Golf GTI

Monday, May 13th, 2019
2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI driving down a highway at sunset

Available 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI Accessories

Looking to add even more functionality to your favorite hatchback? Drivers can easily personalize their 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI by equipping it with official Volkswagen accessories. Continue reading to explore all the available 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI accessories that can take your hatchback experience to the next level. (more…)

What’s the difference between the Golf GTI and Golf R?

Monday, February 11th, 2019
2019 Volkswagen Golf R parked on a dark street

2019 VW Golf GTI VS 2019 VW Golf R

The Volkswagen Golf family has plenty of hatchbacks for shoppers to choose from, including the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI and the 2019 Volkswagen Golf R. Because both vehicles are similarly-named hatchbacks with sportier drivability than the norm in this segment, some drivers confuse or conflate the two. If you’re curious about the differences between the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI vs the 2019 Volkswagen Golf R, continue reading. We’ve highlighted all the major differences and similarities that drivers should know. (more…)

The Volkswagen Golf GTI Receives a Performance Boost for 2019

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI driving down a mountainous road

2019 VW Golf GTI Engine Specifications

Drivers curious about 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI engine specifications should be excited to learn that 2019 models feature improved performance compared to last year. In addition to a new trim level, upgraded brakes and more standard driver assistance features, this hatchback’s engine has been enhanced as well. Continue reading to learn more details about this performance boost as well as other 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI details that drivers will love. (more…)

Debut of the Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR Concept at Wörthersee Festival 2018

Friday, May 11th, 2018
Golf GTI TCR Red and Gray

What is the VW Golf GTI TCR Concept?

We love all concept cars, don’t get us wrong, but that doesn’t mean we love them all equally. As soon as Volkswagen announces a concept is almost ready for production, we’re obviously much more interested. It means we might someday get to drive it ourselves. For a model like the VW Golf GTI TCR Concept, this is especially significant because it’s a big name for VW enthusiasts. So what is it and what do we know so far? (more…)

What’s the song in the VW Golf GTI Sleep Talking commercial?

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016
What's the song in the VW Golf GTI Sleep Talking commercial?

Song in VW Golf GTI Man and Dog Sleep Talking Commercial

Perhaps you’ve seen the entertaining VW Golf GTI Sleep Talking TV commercial, in which a man sleeps next to his dog on the sofa, while he dreams about driving the high-performance Golf GTI, as he “sleep talks” engine noises and acts out the driving motions, cruising along with his furry companion. The commercial also features an upbeat accompanying song. Continue reading to find out what’s the catchy tune for this humorous TV spot. (more…)

The 2017 VW Golf GTI Adds a New High-Value Sport Trim to the Lineup

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI Release Date and New Features

2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI Release Date and New Features

With its robust turbocharged engine, sporty handling, sophisticated and technologically-advanced interior and versatile and spacious hatchback design, the Volkswagen Golf GTI delivers an immensely exhilarating driving experience. For the 2017 model-year, the Golf GTI sees a number of changes, including a new Sport trim and revamped driver assistance packages. Continue reading to find out about the release date and new features in the 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI.  (more…)