Volkswagen Golf

New Volkswagen Golf R Estate spied
Golf R Estate 2021 spied - rear quarter
Volkswagen Golf R Estate

New Volkswagen Golf R Estate spied

The next VW Golf R Estate has been spotted testing with some creative disguise applied
23 Mar 2021
Volkswagen Golf R 2021 review – does it have the A35 and M135i beaten?
Volkswagen Golf R 2021 review - header
Volkswagen Golf R

Volkswagen Golf R 2021 review – does it have the A35 and M135i beaten?

The new Golf R is more refined and capable than ever, but driven hard exposes a genuinely wild side
10 Mar 2021
Volkswagen Golf GTD 2021 review – fast Golf diesel no hot hatch, but a great daily
Volkswagen Golf GTD 2021 review - header
Volkswagen Golf GTD

Volkswagen Golf GTD 2021 review – fast Golf diesel no hot hatch, but a great daily

Frugal yes, but fiery? Not really. VW’s Golf GTD is a refined, comfortable and desirable daily, but doesn’t offer many thrills
5 Mar 2021
Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport 45 revealed – special edition marks 45 years of the GTI
Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport 45
Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport hatchback

Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport 45 revealed – special edition marks 45 years of the GTI

The Golf GTI Clubsport 45 features aesthetic tweaks to celebrate 45 years since the icon first hit the road
26 Feb 2021
Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport 2021 review – has the Honda Civic Type R been usurped?
Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport - cornering front
Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport hatchback

Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport 2021 review – has the Honda Civic Type R been usurped?

It feels genuinely fast, and there are plentiful signs that its dynamics are very impressive, but until we drive a GTI Clubsport with DCC and 19-inch …
8 Feb 2021

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New Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport – priced from £37,215 in the UK
GTI Clubsport front
Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport hatchback

New Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport – priced from £37,215 in the UK

VW Golf 8 GTI Clubsport ready to rival high-power front-drive hot hatches such as the Civic Type R and Renault Mégane RS
3 Dec 2020
Volkswagen Golf 7 R review (2013-2020)
Volkswagen Golf R hatchback

Volkswagen Golf 7 R review (2013-2020)

The Golf R turned from a flat-footed heavyweight to a dynamic and spritely hot hatchback. It’s brilliant, but not the best hot Golf of its generation …
3 Nov 2020
Volkswagen Golf GTI 2020 review – eight generations new, the GTI still has the goods
Volkswagen Golf GTI

Volkswagen Golf GTI 2020 review – eight generations new, the GTI still has the goods

A very good hot hatch, but a great Golf GTI, the new mk8 excels where required to form a very desirable offering
19 Oct 2020
New Volkswagen Golf 8 estate and Alltrack unveiled 
Volkswagen Golf Estate

New Volkswagen Golf 8 estate and Alltrack unveiled 

The new Mk8 Volkswagen Golf has been revealed estate and Alltrack form, adding more standard kit and practicality to the mix
8 Sep 2020
Volkswagen Golf GTE HyRACER concept revealed
Volkswagen Golf

Volkswagen Golf GTE HyRACER concept revealed

The annual Volkswagen Wörthersee concept has been uncovered, this time applying tweaks to the plug-in hybrid Golf GTE
24 Aug 2020
Volkswagen Golf 1.5 TSI 2020 review – an encouraging base for the next GTI
Volkswagen Golf

Volkswagen Golf 1.5 TSI 2020 review – an encouraging base for the next GTI

Neat-handling Mk8 Volkswagen Golf promises good things from the upcoming GTI
10 Jun 2020
New 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI tech insights revealed - plus details on the GTE and GTD
Volkswagen Golf GTI

New 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI tech insights revealed - plus details on the GTE and GTD

Petrol, diesel and plug-in hot hatches will once again join the Golf family, and could be better than ever
15 May 2020
New 2020 Volkswagen Golf Mk8 pricing and specs revealed
Volkswagen Golf hatchback

New 2020 Volkswagen Golf Mk8 pricing and specs revealed

After 35 million units there’s a new Volkswagen Golf, only this time under an increasingly large shadow
6 Mar 2020
Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR - price and specs
Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport hatchback

Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR - price and specs

The Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR to sign off the current Golf GTI before the all-new Mk8
1 Oct 2019
New Volkswagen Golf R 2019 review
Volkswagen Golf R hatchback

New Volkswagen Golf R 2019 review

With no major flaws, yet a real depth of character and a peerless image, the Golf R is popular for good reason. It’s brilliant.
15 Aug 2019
Abt launches upgrade pack for Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR Abt - front quarter
Volkswagen Golf GTI

Abt launches upgrade pack for Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR

German tuner Abt has worked its magic on the limited-run Golf GTI TCR, bumping power to 335bhp
26 Jul 2019
Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR review
Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Volkswagen Golf GTI

Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR review

Quick and composed on road or track; it’s just a shame VW didn’t do something really special for the Mk7 GTI’s send-off
28 Jan 2019
Volkswagen Golf GTI review
Golf GTI Performance
Volkswagen Golf GTI

Volkswagen Golf GTI review

We can think of few more rounded, gratifying and superbly executed everyday performance cars. Classless, understated and utterly wonderful
24 Jan 2019
Volkswagen e-Golf review
Volkswagen e-Golf - front quarter
Volkswagen Golf hatchback

Volkswagen e-Golf review

The e-Golf has all the pros of a Golf, yet all the cons of an electric car...
28 Oct 2018
Volkswagen Golf review
Volkswagen Golf front three quarters
Volkswagen Golf hatchback

Volkswagen Golf review

The Volkswagen Golf defines the family hatchback class, for good reason
18 Jul 2018
Volkswagen Golf R power reduced due to new WLTP regs
Volkswagen Golf R PP for UK - rear
Volkswagen Golf hatchback

Volkswagen Golf R power reduced due to new WLTP regs

And adding insult to injury, the manual and three-door variants have been dropped too!
5 Jul 2018
Oettinger TCR Germany Street – a 355bhp VW Golf GTI
Oettinger TCR Germany Street – front
Volkswagen Golf GTI

Oettinger TCR Germany Street – a 355bhp VW Golf GTI

German tuning house Oettinger has treated a VW GTI to a host of upgrades, which has been revealed at the 2018 Wörthersee meet.
9 May 2018
VW Golf GTI vs VW Golf GTE review
VW Golf GTE and VW Golf GTI
Volkswagen Golf GTI

VW Golf GTI vs VW Golf GTE review

Can a hybrid hot hatch really be better than its conventionally-powered equivalent? We drive the Golf GTI and GTE back-to-back to find out.
14 Jan 2018
Volkswagen Golf GTD review
2017 Volkswagen Golf GTD - Front
Volkswagen Golf GTD

Volkswagen Golf GTD review

Frugal and refined but at the cost of excitement
4 Oct 2017
Volkswagen Golf 1.5 TSI Evo review
VW Golf - front tracking
Volkswagen Golf hatchback

Volkswagen Golf 1.5 TSI Evo review

It’s the Golf you buy when you can’t afford a GTI. We reckon you should save up and spend the extra
16 Aug 2017
Volkswagen Golf R Mk6 (2010-2012): used buying guide
Volkswagen Golf R Mk6 - front three quarter
Volkswagen Golf R hatchback

Volkswagen Golf R Mk6 (2010-2012): used buying guide

The Mk7 Golf R is a hot hatch hero, but the Mk6 offers a similar blend of performance and practicality for a lot less dosh
11 Jul 2017
Volkswagen Golf (Mk4) R32 - review, history and buying guide
Volkswagen Golf R32 front cornering
Volkswagen Golf R32

Volkswagen Golf (Mk4) R32 - review, history and buying guide

The big-engine, small-hatchback formula is as appealing today as it was back in 2002
4 Jul 2017
Volkswagen Golf (Mk4) R32 - history, prices and specs
Volkswagen Golf R32 front cornering
Volkswagen Golf R32

Volkswagen Golf (Mk4) R32 - history, prices and specs

The big-engine, small-hatchback formula is as appealing today as it was back in 2002
5 Jun 2017
2017 Volkswagen Golf GTE review
2017 Volkswagen Golf GTE - Front
Volkswagen Golf hatchback

2017 Volkswagen Golf GTE review

Refined and impressive, but not especially sporty
13 Apr 2017
Volkswagen Golf GTE
Golf GTE front 2
Volkswagen Golf hatchback

Volkswagen Golf GTE

Volkswagen facelifts plug-in Golf GTE and lowers the entry price to make it even more appealing.
31 Mar 2017
Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport S review
Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport hatchback

Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport S review

We find out what it's like to drive the most powerful GTI ever
19 Mar 2017
Volkswagen Golf R review
Volkswagen Golf R hatchback

Volkswagen Golf R review

The best iteration of the Golf yet?
16 Feb 2017
2017 VW Golf GTI review
Volkswagen Golf GTI

2017 VW Golf GTI review

Golf GTI remains an accomplished all-rounder
3 Feb 2017
2017 Volkswagen Golf revealed
Volkswagen Golf hatchback

2017 Volkswagen Golf revealed

Updated Golf is cheaper despite significant technical changes for 2017
1 Feb 2017