Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'VW GTI'

VW kills the GTI Two-Door in the U.S.

GTI fans we have some bad news for you. If you've been a fan of the two-door VW GTI since it debuted in the 1970s, you'll be sad to hear that VW will be discontinuing production very soon. VW has announced that production of the US-spec two-door version of the GTI will end in a couple weeks, leaving the four-door to carry on the iconic badge.

VW Golf GTI Clubsport S breaks a record on the Nordschleife

VW has announced that the Golf GTI Clubsport S - the most powerful Golf GTI ever has broken the lap record for front-wheel-drive cars on the Nürburgring Nordschleife, with a time of 07:49:21.

VW Golf GTI TCR is ready for the track with 330-hp

40 years after the launch of the first Golf GTI, Volkswagen has unveiled a racing version - the Golf GTI TCR.

2016 VW GTI Clubsport debuts with 261-hp to celebrate the GTI's 40th birthday

VW is getting ready to celebrate the iconic GTI's 40th birthday in 2016 and to celebrate the big birthday, VW has unveiled the new GTI Clubsport.

2015 Volkswagen GTI [REVIEW]

For 2015 VW has completely revamped the Golf and the GTI, but is it just as good? Yes!

VW GTI Clubsport concept unveiled, production version arrives in 2016

VW is previewing the new limited-edition model with the GTI Clubsport concept that is debuting this week at the Wörthersee Tour GTI meet in Austria.

VW Golf GTI Clubsport teasers preview another hot hatch

VW has released design sketches of the new Golf GTI Clubsport, which is going to debut at Wörthersee next week.

Volkswagen GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo Concept heads to Gran Turismo 6

Last year VW created a unique GTI Roadster for the Gran Turismo 6 video game and now its unveiled a second model - the GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo concept.

Volkswagen GTI Roadster Concept Heads to LA

The Volkswagen GTI Roadster concept is going to have its North American debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show next week.

2015 Volkswagen Golf Family Named Motor Trend's Car of the Year

Motor Trend has announced that the 2015 Volkswagen Golf family has received its Car of the Year award.

Turbocharge the Everyday: Watch What Happens When Tanner Foust Covers the 2015 VW GTI in GoPros [VIDEO]

To celebrate the launch of the 2015 VW GTI, VW is giving buyers a free GoPro camera this month. To promote the giveaway, VW has created a video where Top Gear TV host and rallycross driver Tanner Foust covers a GTI in GoPro cameras and then drives around performing everyday tasks.

2015 VW Golf and GTI Earn Top Safety Pick+ Rating

VW has announced that the 2015 Golf and GTI models equipped with optional forward collision warning have received the Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

2015 VW GTI: Deliveries Officially Start, Free GoPro Cameras Given in June

VW has announced the delivery of the first 2015 GTI to Karoly Gyetvai at Stevens Creek Volkswagen in San Jose, California.

VW GTI Roadster Concept Unveiled at Wörthersee with 503-HP

VW has unveiled the GTI Roadster concept at the annual GTI festival in Wörthersee, Austria.

Diesel-Powered VW Golf GTD May Not Come to the U.S.

Last year it was reported that VW was going to bring the diesel powered Golf GTD to the U.S. sometime next year. But now VW may have to reverse that decision.

2015 VW GTI Starts at $24,395

VW has announced the pricing for the 2015 GTI, which arrives this summer. The 2015 VW GTI will again be offered in two and four-door versions, with the pricing starting at $24,395.

2015 VW Golf R Prototype Hits the Track (Video)

VW hasn't unveiled the new Golf R, but prototypes of the high-performance hatch have been zooming around the Nürburgring in Germany.

VW Design Vision GTI Concept is the GTI We Wish VW Would Build

Here are the first official photos of the 503-hp VW Design Vision GTI concept that is debuting this week at at the Wörthersee festival

VW Golf to Get Optional Carbon Fiber Roof

Volkswagen is reportedly working on a new carbon fiber roof option for specific performance versions of the Golf.

VW Design Vision GTI Concept is a 503 Horsepower Dream

Although the new VW GTI's 2.0L engine can generate up to 230 horsepower with the optional performance pack, VW has upped the ante even more with a twin-turbocharged 503-hp 3.0L V6 engine.