New Volkswagen Golf R New VW Golf R is the most powerful Golf ever made, trumping the outgoing model for pace and acceleration. 320 PS engine sends the R from 0-62mph in 4.7 seconds. Go for the R-Performance pack and youll get a special Drift button as well as a drive mode specifically for the track.
Whats faster r32 or GTI?
As previously noted, it has a 3.2 litre v6 (naturally aspirated) engine and gives out a whopping 246 BHP. Its top speed is limited to 155 mph which enables it to get from 0-62 mph in just 6.5 seconds (6.2 seconds when fitted with Volkswagens semi-automatic DSG gearbox) – notably a lot quicker than the GTI.
Is a Golf R better than a GTI?
Both the 2019 Golf GTI and the 2019 Golf R are four-door hatchbacks that can seat up to five passengers. The primary difference drivers will notice between the two is their performance ratings. The 2019 Golf R features a more-powerful version of the same engine, producing 288 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque.