Golf R shown in Lapiz Blue

Golf R

Only drive where it is permitted and always stay on provided roads and paths. See owner’s manual.
Starting MSRP
6-Speed Manual
DCC® Adaptive Chassis Control


Power. Play.

The most powerful Golf R is here. 315 horsepower and 295 lb-ft torque, using available 7-speed DSG automatic transmission. Paired with the newly developed, R-performance 4MOTION® all-wheel-drive with torque vectoring system. Sophistication and speed unite for a level of fun like never before, pushing the threshold of thrill to new limits. Subtle it is not.


Aggressive refinement

Even its appearance is R-tuned with more visual distinction than ever before. The new Golf R is stacked with unique elements optimized for aerodynamics and uncompromising functionality. Welcome to the next move in R design evolution, a design statement that’s equal parts performance and presence.


Performance-designed tech

Future-fused. Dynamic. Endlessly sporty. The high-tech digital cockpit experience sacrifices nothing. Merge seamlessly with performance: no compromises, it’s technology fully geared.

IQ.DRIVE: Drive peace of mind with driver assistance technology that helps enhance safety.

Discover the confidence that comes with driver assistance technology that helps enhance safety. No matter your destination, enjoy the drive from A to B without much of the stress, thanks to available IQ.DRIVE.

— Travel Assist
— Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
— Active Blind Spot Monitor
— Rear Traffic Alert
— Front Assist
— Emergency Assist (automatic transmission only)
— Lane Assist