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2025 Volkswagen Golf R Mk 8.5: Power Boost, New Tech, and Aggressive Design

2025 Volkswagen Golf R Mk 8.5
2025 Volkswagen Golf R Mk 8.5

Calling all driving enthusiasts! Gear up for the hottest version yet of Volkswagen’s iconic Golf R hatchback and wagon.

This mid-cycle refresh, known as the Mk 8.5, injects the sporty model with a more aggressive appearance, a significant power upgrade, and a suite of cutting-edge technology.

The heart of the beast remains a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine, but it now delivers a thrilling 328 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque, a 13 horsepower jump over the previous generation.

Power flows through a 7-speed DSG dual-clutch transmission to the 4Motion all-wheel-drive system, enhanced with torque vectoring for even sharper handling.

2025 Volkswagen Golf R Mk 8.5

2025 Volkswagen Golf R Mk 8.5 (Volkswagen)

With launch control engaged, the 2025 Golf R rockets from 0 to 62 mph in a mere 4.6 seconds, and the optional Performance Pack unlocks a top speed of 167 mph.

the new Volkswagen Golf R’s cabin is a tech haven. Dominating the dashboard is a sprawling 12.9-inch touchscreen infotainment system, complete with a revamped menu structure and crystal-clear graphics.

Drivers are greeted by a sizable 10.2-inch digital instrument cluster as well, offering features like a GPS lap timer and G-meter for those who opt for the Performance Pack.

The climate control system gets an upgrade too, while occupants can interact with both a new voice assistant and ChatGPT, an advanced AI language tool.

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