C&D says 0-60 in 5.1 with the DSG. Tested: 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI Still Defines The Hot HatchDoes any one know the actual 0-60 times, now that NA model reviews have started coming out. I've seen a few videos just can't seem to find anything, just the Golf R.
Is it 150lbs heavier?What do you think is different about the US model that would make it 150lbs heavier than the Euro-spec?
Yeah, according to that C&D article:Is it 150lbs heavier?
US spec cars are usually heavier than Euro due to crash test doors and bumpers. A sunroof and motor will add 50-60 pounds with extra bracing.
Our previous test of a Euro-spec GTI revealed a very effective launch control, but the launch control of this 150-pound-heavier U.S. car couldn't find purchase, resulting in the slowest acceleration in the test—5.7 seconds to 60 mph and 14.2 seconds at 102 mph in the quarter-mile
Okay thanks.Yeah, according to that C&D article: