Volkswagen of The us is in a festive temper as it is blowing the 40th candle at the Golfing GTI’s anniversary cake. Celebrating 4 a long time because the 1983 Rabbit GTI went on sale in the neighborhood, the recent hatch is getting a unique version in line with the GTI S however with a call between two unique paints: Twister Crimson and Urano Grey. On the other hand, consumers too can go for Pomelo Yellow Steel or Opal White Pearl.
All automobiles journey on 19-inch wheels with a multi-spoke design and a shiny black end. VW throws in 235/35 summer time efficiency tires and provides crimson pinstripe accents for a contrasting impact. If the alloys glance acquainted, it is because they are borrowed from the Golfing GTI Clubsport 45 introduced in Europe ultimate yr to have a good time (sure, you’ve gotten guessed it) 45 years because the authentic Grand Traveling Injection went on sale again in 1976.
The Golfing GTI 40th Anniversary Version may also be prominent courtesy of facet graphics with a honeycomb development and “40” decals. Rounding off the tweaks at the outdoor are the black roof and reflect caps to distinction the frame’s primary colour. Within, VW installs Scalepaper Plaid fabric seats, the oh-so-familiar shift knob taking a look like a golfing ball, and a “40” brand at the steerage wheel’s backside spoke.
There are not any mechanical adjustments beneath the hood, so that you get the similar turbocharged 2.0-liter gas engine making 241 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. The adaptive dampers and digital differential lock come as same old. VW plans to make about 1,500 automobiles and cut up manufacturing roughly frivolously between the six-speed handbook gearbox and the seven-speed, dual-clutch computerized.
VW of The us is charging $33,055 for the Golfing GTI 40th Anniversary Version with the take hold of pedal and $33,855 if you wish to have the DSG. The brand new arrival enhances the Golfing R 20th Anniversary Version capped at 1,800 examples additionally to be had with each varieties of transmissions.