Video: HGP Golf R VRT vs.Ferrari 458 Speciale. On Like Donkey Kong.

Ask anyone at German tuning firm HGP Turbo, or their US extension HPA Motorsports, and they’ll tell you that there’s no replacement for displacement. Sure, they recognize forced induction systems like the turbocharger systems going into cars like the Golf R are great and all, but they’re even better on even bigger capacity engines. Case in point is this Golf R Mk6… swapped with a 3.6-liter VR6 and then fitted with turbos.

How good is it? Well, the guys at lined it up next to a Ferrari 458 Speciale on an open air field-like bit of tarmac and let the car do the talking. Watch below.