NZ Autocar - - New Arrival -

The Golf R has en­joyed a loyal fol­low­ing here since those first 32 ex­am­ples of the Mk4 R32 ar­rived in the early 2000s; it’s still a cult car for the VW faith­ful. In Mk6 guise, the 32 was dropped from the badge as a 2.0-litre four re­placed the nar­row an­gle V6, but four-wheel drive re­mained, and the four poked out more power and torque than the GTI. It was fast, but some ar­gued just be­cause it was faster didn’t make it bet­ter than the GTI. They were wrong of course, and the R is still a strong

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