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  1. Golf/GTI VII
    Hey everyone, I recently spent the week with the new Golf GTI TCR and I thought you guys as owners / enthusiasts would enjoy it most! Full review here: I'm happy to answer any questions you might have about it as well! And if you do enjoy the video, please do like it - it really helps my...
  2. Volkswagen News Blog
    The Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR, once just a concept car, will go on sale in select European markets at a price of 38,950 euros this year. Inspired by the championship-winning race car of the same name, the GTI TCR is one of the fastest and most powerful Golfs to ever wear the coveted GTI badge...
  3. Volkswagen News Blog
    When I was younger I had a friend whose dad was something of a low-key hot rodder. Blessed with the type of income that only the baby boom could have provided for, he also had a great big cabin cruiser. Naturally, he wanted it to make more power, but when he asked his marine mechanic to put...
  4. Volkswagen News Blog
    Last week, VW took to the annual celebration of all things GTI to announce the arrival of a new model based on its Touring Car Racer. The Golf GTI TCR Concept featured a limited slip differential, a 7-speed dual clutch transmission, and special air inlets to get more air into the 2.0-liter...
  5. Volkswagen News Blog
    European enthusiasts are celebrating the Golf GTI again in Austria at this week’s Wortherseetreffen, and the annual celebration of all things GTI (and most thing VAG) has delivered again. Volkswagen has unveiled yet another addition to its GTI lineup, the “near-production” GTI TCR. The concept...
  6. Volkswagen News Blog
    Few words promise German silliness like "Oettinger." The tuning house has been plying its trade on Germany’s finest cars for more than 70 years and now it has revealed its latest GTI. The Oettinger TCR Germany Street —which, for those counting, is a remix of a car before the mix even dropped...
  7. Volkswagen News Blog
    The  Volkswagen  Golf GTI TCR Prototype will make its debut at the 2018 Wörthersee Enthusiast Festival. Sporting 286 horsepower, the Golf GTI TCR will sit at the top of the lineup when it launches at the end of the year. It’s a special edition model that is basically a road-going version of the...
  8. Misc. Professional Racing
    Volkswagen Motorsports will end its involvement in popular feeder series Formula 3 in 2018 to focus instead on rallying and touring car racing. The announcement marks the end of an era in which numerous German drivers rose to the highest ranks of motorsport via VW. Between 1982 and 1991, all...
  9. Volkswagen News Blog
    Seat’s performance subbrand, Cupra, is taking the "sub" out of its identity and spinning off into its own car brand . Rumors that Cupra would spin off into its entity first hit the internet last summer after a trademark application was found bearing the name. Now, Cupra and SEAT have...
  10. Misc. Professional Racing
    Footballer Max Kruse is working toward the premier leagues of auto racing, fielding a Golf GTI TCR in the ADAC TCR Germany series for 2018. Kruse plays for Werder Bremen in the top German soccer league, the Bundesliga. He has started his own racing team, the logically named Max Kruse Racing...
  11. Misc. Professional Racing
    When Volkswagen updated the Golf family, they didn’t forget any members. Now, everyone from the humblest Golf buyer to the fastest racer can drive the Mk7.5 Golf. Although it spent its last couple of years worrying about big things, like winning racing trophies across the European continent...
  12. Volkswagen News Blog
    The Audi RS3 LMS will be racing in America for the first time ever this weekend at the Virginia International Raceway. The Pirelli World Challenge race will be the race-prepped RS3's first chance to show off its mettle against other cars in the Touring Car (TC) class, but it won’t be its first...
  13. Misc. Professional Racing
    The nuts over at the Volkswagen Motorsports skunkwerks in Germany have been working on the ultimate Golf for track use and they’ve come out with something even faster. With more power and better aero, the new car is sure to set blazing lap times. “You cannot afford to rest on your laurels in...
  14. Touring Car
    Team Leopard Racing have come to grips with their new Golf GTI TCR. This weekend at Spa they claimed all three steps on the podium in the TCR International Series' second race. Last weekend was the third round of the series, in which the GTI TCR made its debut earlier this year. Every race...
  15. Misc. Professional Racing
    Wolfsburg (18th March 2016). The stage is set for the new circuit racer: the Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR successfully completed the official TCR comparison tests in Valencia (E). Prior to this, the first five of 20 cars were delivered to two customers. The cars were then put through their paces...
  16. Misc. Professional Racing
    Volkswagen Motorsport just tweeted a picture of their new track monster, the Golf GTI TCR, on track at Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia, Spain. “Finally!” reads the tweet. “Our beauty’s first roll-out.” The picture is of the car’s initial competition testing, but the cars racing in the...
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