GOLF Mk7 R facelift presented on Genewa Motor Show. With all-wheel-drive R is the most powerful Golf available, with 10 HP more than early. Engine is EA888 with 306 HP ( Same engine is in Seat Leon Cupra 300 and Audi TT/S1/S3), but have more HP than early. Acceleration 0-100 is 4.6 sec, and top speed is limited on 250km/h.
WHAT IS NEW ?
New headlights, bumpers, self-driving assistance in traffic jams and gesture control for the infotainment system.
The 2017 VW Golf R gets a 7-speed DSG gearbox in place of the previous six, primarily with the aim of improving fuel economy and emissions. A six-speed manual is still available.
Interior is update, and now we have the LCD display instead of the standard Speedometer.