2017 VW Golf R Changes, Release Date, Specs

Saturday, June 4th 2016. | Volkswagen

Volkswagen has launched their plans of releasing the seventh generation of Golf R. The automobile is going to enter the auto world as 2017 VW Golf R and will present elegant visual updates and high-performance features. It is going to be released alongside Golf GTI and e-golf models. The German automaker is known for its high-performance GTI versions and that’s going to be the case with the upcoming Golf R model.

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2017 VW Golf R Front image

2017 VW Golf R Exterior and Interior

The exterior design of this VW Golf R 2017 will be modern, aerodynamics comes into play in this body design. The front fascia consists of a dual split grille; the upper one is narrow and holds a ‘VW’ company’s logo in the middle with chrome accent. The lower grille is large and wide with two air intakes on both sides. The headlights have bi-Xenon bulbs and LED technology. There are 5-spoke 19-inch alloy wheels in this automobile. New brakes system may also be seen in the wheels, a 13.4 inches disc brake on the front wheel and 12.2 inches disc brake on the rear wheels. Four exhaust pipes on the rear portion are present with a set of two exhaust outlets on both sides.

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The interior of 2017 Volkswagen Golf R will get some minor changes. It accompanies a patched up cockpit with the advanced development controlled infotainment framework like that of the Golf R Contact Idea, however overhauled by current purchasers’ desires. In any case, the automaker wouldn’t make the lodge of the new automobile develop exorbitantly conspicuous although this doesn’t imply that it will not brag some significantly decent elements in any capacity.

2017 Volkswagen Golf R Engine Specs

The new Volkswagen Golf R 2017 will hit the market with upgraded version of the turbocharged, 4-cylinder 2.0-liter engine that’s able to generating 292 hp and 280 ft-lb of torque. This engine can be mated to a 6-speed manual transmission as standard while the optional transmission system will likely be 6-speed DSG dual-clutch automatic. With the first one, the run from 0-60 mph is 5.2 seconds while with the second one that time is 4.9 seconds. Fuel consumption can be 22/31 – city/highway, based on EPA.

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2017 VW Golf R Release Date and Price

This 2017 VW Golf R will expected to be released by the end of 2016 or starting of 2017. The price will be around $37,000 as the base price.

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