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Basic Infos

  • 11/02/20

    The new Golf GTD

    In brief: New Golf GTD features the most powerful turbocharged diesel engine in the long history of the Volkswagen best-seller
  • 08/26/20

    Golf eTSI, Golf eHybrid and Golf GTE - International Media Drive

    48 V mild hybrid and plug-in hybrid: Volkswagen is launching five electrified Golf models
  • 08/10/20

    The new Golf GTI - International Media Drive

    In brief The new Golf GTI: a new dimension of driving dynamics
  • 05/15/20

    The new Golf GTI

    Virtual presentation
  • 02/27/20

    The new Golf GTI, GTD and GTE

    Volkswagen live – online
  • 11/26/19

    The new Golf - International vehicle presentation

    In brief: The new Golf – intelligent, connected and electrified

Stories

06/09/21

Travel Assist surroundings display with Benny Leuchter

Pro racer Benjamin Leuchter drives a Golf R in everyday life. But it isn’t just the car’s 235 kW (320 PS) that drew him in: Leuchter appreciates the new Golf’s assistance systems.
06/04/21

Volkswagen R breaks the barrier of 250,000 R models!

It all began in 2002 with the Golf R32. Volkswagen R has been exciting its global community of fans with the Volkswagen brand’s most sporty and emotional models ever since.
05/12/21

“The Golf GTI Clubsport 45 is quite simply an incredibly good car!”

Benjamin “Benny” Leuchter has a long GTI history and was directly involved in the development of the Golf GTI Clubsport 45. Right on time for the Wörthersee GTI fan convention, which has unfortunately been cancelled again in 2021, he introduces the highlights of that car – and meets the most important models of previous generations.
05/07/21

Eight GTI facts that you need to know!

It is often red, has checked seats and does not just have a sporty look – most people could tell you that much about the Golf GTI. A host of interesting stories and facts has accumulated over the past 45 years, and we have put these in print for you!
04/03/21

Golf R-oad trip On the road with Jasmin Preisig

Jasmin Preisig is a brand ambassador for Volkswagen importer AMAG in Switzerland, and also a racing driver. She took her place at the wheel of the new Golf R for a trip through Salzburger Land.
03/23/21

Golf R Winter Challenge: Duel in Zell

A duel of equals. They are racing drivers as well as Volkswagen brand ambassadors: Jasmin Preisig and Benny Leuchter. They met in Zell am See for the Golf R Winter Challenge.
03/12/21

Golf R Ice Challenge with Benny Leuchter & Jasmin Preisig

It’s Challenge Time! We sent our Golf R on an icy mission.
02/25/21

“The Perfect Combination.”

As project leader on the development of the “We Score” app for the new Golf, Julius Merkel was right in his element: after all, cars and football are his great passions. The 24-year-old also possesses important characteristics, thanks to his hobby, in which he is regularly made the scapegoat.
02/12/21

From mono-radio to online connectivity – the Golf radio generations

The Golf is a reflection of his time. No other high-volume model in the world has been offered under the same name for more than 40 years. Generation-by-generation the infotainment reflects the status quo of progress. The spectrum ranges from simple mono-radio (1974) to the current multimedia system with permanent online connection. If you look at this infotainment development, you open one time capsule after another, travelling from the past into the present.