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Top-spec model comes with all the trimmings of the GTI, plus 4Motion (four-wheel drive) and a 306bhp engine.,
Engine:2.0 TSI 310
Only the range-topping R model is available with this seriously powerful 306bhp petrol engine which, combined with four-wheel drive, gives the Golf R the sort of acceleration to worry proper sports cars. Comes with a choice of either a slick-shifting, six-speed manual gearbox or an optional seven-speed (DSG) auto.