2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI Authentic, Golf R Grid pricing in addition to specs, right here in January
Golf GTI Authentic
Kicking off at $37,490 plus on-road prices, the three-door-only GTI Authentic can be $4500 cheaper than the present GTI 5-door handbook, in addition to can be extra reasonably priced than the ‘label V’ three-door GTI by a decade in the past ($38,490), whereas providing fanatics a pared-back version of the enduring Volkswagen scorching hatch. the thought’s solely out there in two colors; Pure White or Twister Purple, in addition to might be ordered in both six-speed handbook or six-speed DSG guise. Regardless of the decrease entry level, the GTI Authentic nonetheless includes a wholesome quantity of normal gear, together with entrance help with city-speed autonomous emergency braking (AEB) in addition to pedestrian safety, 18-inch ‘Sevilla’ black alloy wheels with crimson pinstriping, ‘Authentic’ badging, in addition to an eight.Zero-inch infotainment system with Apple CarPlay in addition to Android Auto – although satellite tv for pc navigation has been deleted. There’s additionally dual-zone local weather management with Air Care filtration, LED head, fog- in addition to tail-lights, entrance in addition to rear parking sensors, a rear-view digicam, in addition to a driver fatigue monitor. In contrast to the usual GTI variant provided domestically, the GTI Authentic can be solely provided with one choice, the Driver Help package deal ($1600), which provides adaptive cruise management, lane help, park help, together with blind jam monitoring with rear nasty-traffic alert. Energy comes by the identical 169kW/350Nm 2.Zero-litre turbo 4 because the common GTI, sending drive to the entrance wheels by way of a six-speed handbook as customary or an non-compulsory six-speed DSG ($39,990).
Golf R Grid
In the meantime, followers of the entire-wheel drive Golf R at this level possess the selection of the Grid, which drops the entry price to $47,490 earlier than ORCs in handbook 5-door hatch type – $5500 lower than the common R variant. There’s somewhat extra selection for the Golf R Grid, providing each 5-door hatch in addition to wagon physique types, alongside having a wider vary of color choices. Customary package consists of 19-inch ‘Spielberg’ alloy wheels, adaptive chassis management, gloss black aspect mirrors, an eight.Zero-inch navigation system with Apple CarPlay in addition to Android Auto, LED headlights with dynamic cornering lights, ‘Race’ sport material in addition to Alcantara seat upholstery, keyless entry in addition to begin, privateness glass, premium LED tail-lights with dynamic indicators, together with black roof rails in addition to a baggage partition web for the wagon. There are six color choices out there; Pure White, Twister Purple, White Silver metallic, Lapiz Blue metallic, Indium Gray metallic, in addition to Deep Black Pearl. Moreover, the Driver Help pack can be provided for $1300, although the thought doesn’t embrace the park help operate seen in further Golf variations. A panoramic sunroof ($1900) can be additionally non-compulsory. Energy comes by the identical 213kW/380Nm 2.Zero-litre turbo because the Golf R, sending drive to the the’s 4Motion entire-wheel drive system by way of a six-speed handbook or seven-speed DSG transmission ($49,990). The wagon, in contrast to the hatch, can be DSG solely ($51,990). Volkswagen has additionally confirmed pricing for the usual Golf R wagon, which additionally arrives in January, beginning at $57,490 plus ORCs. Specification mirrors of which of the usual R hatch, although including silver roof rails, in addition to the thought’s DSG solely.
2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI/R pricing
GTI Authentic (three door) – $37,490/$39,990 (man/DSG)
GTI (5 door) – $41,490/$43,990 (man/DSG)
GTI Efficiency Version 1 (three door) – $47,990 (DSG) R Grid Hatch – $47,490/$49,990 (man/DSG)
R Grid Wagon – $51,990 (DSG)
R Hatch – $52,990/$55,490 (man/DSG)
R Wagon – $57,490 (DSG)
R Wolfsburg Hatch – $57,990 (DSG)
R Wolfsburg Wagon – $59,990