Volkswagen of America today announced that they will be celebrating the 20th anniversary edition for their highly anticipated Golf R. The all-wheel drive vehicle was released in Europe back in 2002, and has since become one model among many others like Jetta Sedan or Passat Wagon which are on sale here with us at Volkswagen dealerships across North America.
In an effort to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their most popular model, R32 and Golf gMb vehicles were given some well-needed love. In addition to being available in North America exclusively onVolkswagen enthusiast's favorite car -The GTI namesake-, these special edition models will be made for other markets around world with more details coming soon.
The Golf R 20th Anniversary Edition is the ultimate in performance and style, with its 315hp EA888 evo4 TSI engine. You can choose between a 6 speed manual or 7-speed DSG dual clutch automatic transmission for an even higher level of driving pleasure that will leave you feeling satisfied both on demand as well as when it's time to slow down.
The 20th anniversary edition Golf R has plenty to offer without compromising its sophisticated appeal. deleting the standard sunroof shaves weight off of this high point and streamlines that hatchback’s roofline while changing up Estoril wheel color from black+white (as found on entry level models) into gloss white; they are also given 235 35 summer performance tires which will ensure power reaches where it needs during any driving situation thanks again DCC adaptive damping system.
For the 20th anniversary of Firebird’s introduction, we have created an edition that is as unique and special. The color palette for this release has been limited to three: lapiz blue metallic (limited), deep black pearl or pure white with gloss black mirror caps on top; each bears embroidered “20 R" onto their puddle lights which project it below in order not only commemorate but also celebrate our long hiatus from production without neglecting what's ahead - there are more surprises coming your way soon.
The 20th Anniversary edition of the Golf R is an even more sporty and elegant variant that features genuine carbon fiber décor inserts for the first time in production. The interior also includes seats with supportive high-bolster designs, a “D” shaped steering wheel (that's finished off by blue logo), as well key fob which has been personalized to mark its limited status - all this makes it clear how much attention you're given when driving or owning one.
The 20th Anniversary Edition is coming this fall and it's going to be a blockbuster hit. With an MSRP of $44,940 for manuals or 45k with DSG7-speed gearboxs you won't find better than what awaits inside these handsome doors!