New drive for hot VW

Golf R

Volkswagen Golf R, 2021, front, action
Volkswagen Golf R, 2021, rear, action
Volkswagen Golf R, 2021, side
Volkswagen Golf R, 2021, front
Volkswagen Golf R, 2021, rear
Volkswagen Golf R, 2021, front, static

VOLKSWAGEN has developed a new all-wheel-drive system to handle the power of its latest Golf R model - a car which outperforms all previous models.

With 320ps on tap and a 0 to 60 time of 5.2 seconds the latest Golf R is the most potent iteration yet and is priced from £39,270.

To deal with the power, VW has devised an updated 4MOTION all-wheel drive system with torque vectoring on the rear axle as the basis for mproved vehicle handling of the Golf R.

The so-called 4MOTION with R-Performance Torque Vectoring set up automatically manages the vehicle's dynamics settings and enables Special and Drift modes to be included in the car's optional performance package.

Other changes see a new manual setting for the car's DSG semi-automatic transmission to give the driver more control.

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