2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI review

Does the latest generation of this iconic hot hatch step up enough to justify an almost $6000 price rise? Glenn Butler finds out.

Introduction

When it comes to car reviews, the question is usually ‘how good is the new Volkswagen Golf GTI?’. We’ll still seek to answer that below, but this time around there’s a second question: Does the new Golf GTI justify one of the biggest price increases in this hot hatch icon’s history?

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