The Golf GTI has been taking fun seriously for 40 years. Celebrate the devotion to fun-filled driving with the power of the 2.0-liter turbocharged direct-injection TSI® engine, a chassis dialed for agility, and the standard six-speed manual transmission.
With 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque, plus an advanced dynamic steering system, the road is your playground. You’re sure to whip up some fun wherever you go.
40 years ago, we brought the Golf GTI to the U.S. and elevated the experience of driving. Today our engineers remain obsessed with stability, precision, and cornering to enhance driving dynamics, continuing to raise the bar on comfort.
Now you can drive exactly how sporty you want to. The Vehicle Dynamics Manager inside the Golf GTI synchronizes a suite of complex components, bringing you live performance data and personalization options.
Available 19" two-tone, black and silver factory installed alloy wheels are eye-catching, aggressively styled, and sure to turn heads along the way.
With illuminated door handles, the Mk8 Golf GTI is truly a beacon of power with instant vehicle recognition. Go ahead and make your entrance.
Let your sporty style be known with LED fog lights embedded in the Golf GTI honeycomb grille. And signature LED headlights and available LED light bar extending out from the VW logo dial up the fun factor.
The Golf GTI loves driving as much as you do, and it shows. With digital displays and lighting that welcome you in when opening the doors, it’s a triumph for the driver looking for excitement.
Useful for your everyday life and those long weekend adventures, the roomy and versatile cargo hold in the Mk8 Golf GTI offers 34.5 cubic feet with the second row folded down.
With its innovative features and a variety of premium content, the available SiriusXM with 360L curates a personalized experience for every driver. Try it out with a three-month Platinum Plan trial subscription. When amplified by the available Harman Kardon premium sound system, which lends clarity and sophistication to your road tunes, your front seat becomes the front row.
To start App-Connect, simply plug in your compatible smartphone or connect it wirelessly and watch as your select apps appear on the touchscreen display of your Volkswagen.
In the event of a collision that deploys the airbags, the ICRS can turn off the fuel pump, unlock the doors, and activate the hazard lights. It helps react if you might not be able to.
Monitoring and maintaining proper air pressure in your tires helps with efficiency and safety. The TPMS helps alert you to a loss of tire pressure so you know when to add air.