Volkswagen Golf GTI

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Shines as a GTI with a Trunk–But with a Cheaper Interior

Based on the seventh-generation Jetta, the new GLI is an instrument of joy in need of a better instrument panel. I love the Volkswagen Golf

2019 Ford Focus ST vs. 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI: Which Is Better?

If you’re looking for a practical compact hatchback that’s also a blast to drive, then what you’re looking for is a hot hatch. Hot hatchbacks

2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR Review — International

Power, noise and aggression run amok as Volkswagen adds even more sauce to its hot hatch The Volkswagen Golf GTI just went from well-mannered hot

Turbo Toyota Corolla hot hatch is go

Senior Japanese exec officially confirms Corolla GRMN – and it won’t be a hybrid Back in April 2018 during the international launch of the new-generation

All-new 206kW Ford Focus ST hot hatch revealed

Redesigned Ford Focus ST gets more power and new tech to take the battle to Volkswagen Golf GTI Ford Performance has pulled the drapes off

Volkswagen Golf GTI drive-away pricing announced

Iconic German hot hatche is now sub-$48K drive-away in standard five-door auto form… for a short time The Volkswagen Golf GTI is now priced at $47,990

Hyundai i30 N v Renault Megane RS v Volkswagen Golf GTI comparison

i30 N Luxury pack v Megane RS Sport EDC v Golf GTI (MY19 180kW) Renault and Volkswagen engineers had the great minds to think alike

Volkswagen Golf GTI and R manual killed – for good

The original hot hatch to go without a manual transmission in future Volkswagen Australia has sensationally consigned the manual gearbox to history in its performance

2019 Renault Megane RS v Ford Focus RS v Honda Civic Type R comparison

Editor’s note: the video above focuses largely on the track prowess of these three cars, while this written review will stick to their performance on the

Hot hatch war heats up: 2019 VW Golf GTI v Hyundai i30 N

Hyundai came out guns blazing with its i30 N but Volkswagen has fired a return salvo with its more potent Golf GTI The Hyundai i30

2018 Hyundai i30 N v Volkswagen Golf GTI Original 3-door comparison

Volkswagen’s reputation for producing exciting, attainable hot hatches is legendary, and with over 40 years’ experience to draw from, so it should be. There’s a new

2018 Hyundai i30 N v Volkswagen Golf GTI 5-door comparison

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Hyundai i30 N v Volkswagen Golf GTI v Honda Civic Type R 2018 Comparison

Hyundai’s hard-charging new i30 N goes toe-to-toe with the two hot hatch benchmarks — the Honda Civic Type R and Volkswagen Golf GTI — on

Volkswagen Golf GTI Old v New: 2018 MkVII v 2007 MkV comparison

Despite the recent avalanche of go-fast Volkswagen Golfs off the back of 2017’s Mark 7.5 update, there’s evidence about that you can’t please everyone all

2018 Renault Clio RS Cup v Suzuki Swift Sport comparison

You don’t need to spend a ton of cash to have fun on four wheels, nor do you need maximum power. Sometimes cars with lower

2018 BMW M140i v Ford Focus RS LE v Honda Civic Type R comparison

Front-wheel drive has been part of the classic hot-hatch formula since the genre was ignited in the 1970s. The layout would dominate any all-time-greats list for

2018 Hyundai i30 N “more suitable” for racetracks and “more fun” than Golf GTI

The boss of Hyundai’s N division says that the upcoming i30 N is better suited to regular track days and is more fun to drive than

Hyundai i30 N review: A surprise hot hatch star is born

We come screeching around the a corner of a track, warm rubber cutting the sidelines and barely keeping out of the gravel, before firing off

Volkswagen Golf GTI first drive: The hot hatch that transcends boundaries

Some cars are considered as class benchmarks. The Volkswagen Golf GTI is one such car. And with the German firm having just refreshed its best-selling

2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI First Decade Review

The Worthersee Treffen is one of the more unique auto events on the calendar. It’s far from a traditional auto show, but it’s been home

2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport By ABT Sportsline Review

When you have a car that already holds the Nürburgringlap record for a front-wheel drive production car, there’s little reason to expect the car to

Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport Edition 40 review: The retro-inspired hot hatch

The fact that the GTI Clubsport even exists is a miracle in itself. Volkswagen already offers the brilliantly capable GTI and the Golf R for