PHOTOS | 2021 Volkswagen Golf R

• Volkswagen unveiled its latest flagship Golf, the performance R model. 

• It is the most powerful Golf in the carmaker's history, sporting 235kW and 420Nm. 

• Power is drawn from the same two-litre EA888 engine used in the previous generation.


The latest Golf R is unveiled by Volkswagen sporting 235kW, Drift mode and a sub-five second 0-100km/h sprint time. For more details, click here. 

Volkswagen Golf R
Volkswagen Golf 8 R. Image: Volkswagen Media
Volkswagen Golf R
Volkswagen Golf 8 R. Image: Volkswagen Media
Volkswagen Golf R
Volkswagen Golf 8 R. Image: Volkswagen Media
Volkswagen Golf R
Volkswagen Golf 8 R. Image: Volkswagen Media
Volkswagen Golf R
Volkswagen Golf 8 R. Image: Volkswagen Media
Volkswagen Golf R
Volkswagen Golf 8 R. Image: Volkswagen Media
Volkswagen Golf R
Volkswagen Golf 8 R. Image: Volkswagen Media

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