It comes as it surely must around the Hamburg region in the bad late autumn weather: the Golf has spruced itself up and rolls fragrantly out of the car wash to immediately head for its photo shoot – in the obligatory rain. Ulrike Gerwin laughs it off with a wave of her hand – she has got used to life in northern Germany, even though she is originally from North Rhine-Westphalia – just like her black Golf VI.
One for five
Few other cars are so deeply rooted in the lives of their drivers as the Golf. In the series entitled ‘It’s my Life’, we present people who drive the Golf – and live for it. In part 6, Ulrike Gerwin explains why her Golf VI is just the right car for her family of five.