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  1. Golf IV & Jetta IV
    I tried to look for other alternatives and looking at other threads to find my answer, but since I didn’t does anyone know of any wrap that’s close to the oem color Tornado Red. I know there’s plenty of paint options but I can’t afford my car to be sitting while being painted.
  2. Golf/GTI VIII
    I couldn’t help but notice when watching a recent video of the final-production versions of the 2022 GTI/Golf R, how the Auto Hold button has been removed and a blank button has been placed there instead. In the pre-production models shown at the Detroit Auto Show, the Auto Hold button was...
  3. Golf VII R
    These instructions are for all MK7/7.5 Golf models that came with Fender audio, since they come with the same amplifier that is used for the Dynaudio system. If your Golf has the regular 6 or 8 speaker sound system, you will need to add/wire the amplifier under the seat, as well as code it, and...
  4. Golf II & Jetta II
    I'm considering getting a set of halo headlights for my gti. I have two question 1. has anyone else done it and does it look OK? 2. What diameter should I get?
  5. Golf IV & Jetta IV
    Hi guys, I am thinking buying a Golf GTI mk4 but the car that i'm looking has some ugly fake porsche wheels and I just want to know what was the factory model wheels available for this generation back when it was produced (i'm 22 now, can't remember).
  6. Gol - all years
    Hi I’m converting my golf tdi mk7.5 into a golf gti look got the front bumper went to swap it at my local garage which I thought was a straight swap and he said I need some more parts like arch liners can any one help with part numbers or where I can get them from and full list of things I’ll...
  7. Golf VII R
    Recently i replaced my stock exhaust to Scorpion cat back, then i found the popping noise from exhaust when the car WOT (Any gear) reach to 3500rpm sharp. This situation happen all gear (Especially on 4,5,6 more obvious) and only one single "Pop" (Not very loud). I have checked by VCDS, there is...
  8. Volkswagen News Blog
    Last week, we spoke to VW’s resident hot-shoe, Benny Leuchter about the Mk8 GTI and why he believes it’s even better than the Mk7. And now we footage of the car running through a battery of handling tests. The new GTI is supposed to be pointier on turn-in, which VW’s ISO lane change test...
  9. Volkswagen News Blog
    Car interiors are--there’s no other word for it--boring. And sporty cars are the worst offenders. All dark leather and darker carbon fiber, most sporty car interiors are about as much fun as a funeral. But one car bucks that trend and has since 1976. The Clark tartan seats and the golf ball...
  10. Misc. Professional Racing
    Volkswagen's record-breaking ID.R time attack racer has a 680 horsepower electric powertrain comprised of two electric motors, located at each axle, and a large 43 kWh lithium-ion battery pack. The ID.R is the first-ever EV race car made by Volkswagen, so the automaker needed a vehicle to test...
  11. Volkswagen News Blog
    Thieves nearly stole a GTI off a freight train before being stopped by none other than a guardrail. The accident happened after thieve(s) successfully got the GTI off a car hauler in Germany. Using a homemade ramp, they managed to just about liberate the car. Their attempt to beat a hasty...
  12. Volkswagen News Blog
    With all of the electrification going on at Volkswagen, it's only natural for enthusiasts to wonder what will happen to performance cars like the Golf GTI. Well, good news, everyone! VW North America CEO Scott Keogh says that the GTI is very important to the brand. "Right now, the GTI is the...
  13. Volkswagen News Blog
    The GTI is looking more and more important within the Golf lineup. Volkswagen USA reports that it sold 1,189 Golf GTIs in February. That’s four times as many as VW sold regular Golfs in the same period. With just 292 Golfs, 19 Golf Rs, and 452 SportWagens leaving dealerships last month, the GTI...
  14. Volkswagen News Blog
    We got some feedback that last week's Find Of The Day wasn't a real widebody Golf R. You can take that up with the seller, but this week's find, forwarded from a friend, should make up for it. What we have here is a show-winning MK7 GTI, complete with a true widebody kit. Where to begin with...
  15. Volkswagen News Blog
    Looking for what's destined to be a class winning MK1 GTI to take to the next car show? This week's Find Of The Day is a stellar example of the car that launched the hot hatch class. And the asking price reflects the near perfect condition of this car. We've featured MK1 GTIs before. VWVortex...
  16. 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...
  17. Volkswagen News Blog
    In 2019, there will be only one Golf trim offered without the option of a manual transmission (the SE Wagon, for anyone who's curious). That’s a remarkable achievement in today’s market and shows an unusual dedication to its enthusiasts. But with a recent change in management and a market that’s...
  18. Volkswagen News Blog
    If you liked this week's Find Of The Day; a MK2 GTI stuffed full of power, then today's Ratty Rescue should be right up your alley. This '86 GTI has a horsepower enhancement but in the form of extra cylinders. And it's looking for a new owner. What can we say that hasn't been already said...
  19. Volkswagen News Blog
    Yes, mom, we know: "If you don't have anything nice to say..." So with that in mind, we'll focus only on the positive attributes of this week's Ratty Rescue. (Muttering to ourselves quietly: Nice things to say...nice things to say...) Well, to start, this Ratty Rescue is not at all ratty. With...
  20. Volkswagen News Blog
    Must. Not. Make. MTV references . Today's Ratty Rescue may have spent too much time in the sun, it's definitely been around the block a few times, and its star is definitely faded (so much for not making references to Snooki and her crew). If you liked our Find Of The Day earlier this week...
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