Volkswagen Golf R Models and Golf R History

An all-new model for Volkswagen in 2012, the Golf R boasted a 2.0-liter turbo engine with 256 horses and plenty of interior features and sporty specs to make lovers of hogging the road drool. The Golf R would coast into 2013 unchanged.

New and Used Golf R Prices, Volkswagen Golf R Model Years and History

Volkswagen’s sporty Golf R combines the fun of a hatchback with the zest of sportiness, delivering a roomy, feature-rich ride that’s ideal for taking on your next adventure.
The Volkswagen Golf R offers roomy seating with a sporty hatchback feel that was made to own every curve and dip of the wide-open road.
Built for speed, performance and looks, the Volkswagen Golf R is for lovers of the wide-open road.
Relatively unchanged for 2013, the Volkswagen Golf R is a performance-oriented hatchback available in three door and five door trim levels.
A performance oriented version of the Volkswagen Golf, the 2012 Golf R is the fastestproduction VW offered in the U.S. with a 0-60 time of 5.6 seconds.