Volkswagen Golf News
Best hatchbacks arriving in 2021
New-vehicle buyers might be flocking in droves to high-riding SUVs, but that doesn't mean the humble hatchback should be ignored. Read more
The best new cars coming to Australia in 2021
There's plenty of new and exciting metal set to go on sale in Australia in 2021, a year which is pivotal to the local new-vehicle market's recovery Read more
New Volkswagen Golf 2021 detailed: Alltrack and R-Line wagon variants revealed, but will they come to Australia?
Wagon variants of the Mk 8 Golf will grow in size significantly, but there's question marks over an Australian introduction. Read more
New Toyota Yaris 2021 price shock: Kia Seltos, Mazda 3 and others worth considering for similar money
The announcement this week that the base version of the all-new Toyota Yaris has jumped a whopping $6740 - from $15,390 to $22,130 before on-road costs - is shocking enough. Read more
Does the dual-clutch automatic transmission have a future in Australia?
Race-track technology often filters down to road cars, but it doesn't always work out perfectly.And it might just be that dual-clutch automatic transmission (DCT) tech is an example of where things ...Read more
New Mazda 3 Turbo 2021 vs VW Golf R, Hyundai i30 N, Honda Civic Type R, Subaru WRX: How does it stack up against the performance kings?
With details of the new Mazda 3 Turbo having finally landed (courtesy of an offical YouTube clip from Mazda in Mexico), we now know not just how much potent punch you'll get from the brand's ...Read more
New Volkswagen Golf 2020 pricing and specs detailed: Mazda 3 rival now costs more to buy
For the second time in five months, Volkswagen has increased the pricing of its seventh-generation Golf small car by up to $500 Read more
Best EOFY 2020 deals: Hatchbacks
Hatchbacks are renowned for their zippy road manners, great fuel economy and easy-to-park dimensions, making them perfect for commuting and getting around the suburbs. Read more
RECALL: More than 16,000 VW Polo, Golf, Jetta and Passat cars have dual-clutch transmission issue
Volkswagen Australia has recalled 16,098 Polo, Golf, Jetta and Passat cars, and Caddy vans, over a problem with their DSG dual-clutch automatic transmission Read more
New VW Golf GTI 2020 boosted to Hyundai i30 N-crushing 283kW/510Nm
Disappointed that the new-generation Golf GTI won't be receiving a power boost? Read more
New VW Golf GTI TCR 2020 pricing and spec detailed: Honda Civic Type R-rivalling cost for hot hatch swansong
Volkswagen's Golf GTI TCR will land in Australian showrooms in July wearing a $51,490 before on-road costs pricetag, and will be limited to just 300 units as the swansong to the current 7.5- ...Read more
Geneva motor show 2020: The best new cars that missed out on a big reveal
We look at the top five cars that should have been revealed at Geneva that you might actually buy. Read more
New VW Golf GTI 2021 detailed: Hyundai i30 N-rivalling hot hatch packs a 180kW punch
Volkswagen has revealed the new-generation Golf GTI hot hatch, which will launch in Australia late this year alongside the regular small-car range Read more
New VW Golf 2020 pricing and specs detailed: Toyota Corolla-rivalling car is now more expensive
Volkswagen Australia has increased the pricing of its current-generation Golf small car by up to $500 Read more
New VW Golf hot hatches 2020 detailed: GTI to get up to 221kW, R to punch out 245kW?
The new-generation Volkswagen Golf hot hatches will seemingly be more powerful than their predecessors, with fresh details on the GTI and R variants set for Australia appearing to leak on social ...Read more
New Volkswagen Golf GTI to be revealed in March: Iconic hot hatch to score 213kW flagship!
The Volkswagen Golf GTI will be revealed at the Geneva Motor Show in March, with the German brand's iconic hot hatch to arrive some two months ahead of its Golf R sibling. That's the word from ...Read more
New VW Golf R Final Edition 2020 pricing and specs confirmed: Unique colours to mark end of Mark 7.5 hot hatch
Volkswagen Australia will see out the Mark 7.5 Golf R with a Final Edition variant, which is limited to just 450 units, and sports a number of cosmetic and equipment enhancements.Priced from $57,990 ...Read more
More bang, less bucks: Meet the five new cut-price performance cars coming to Australia in 2020
Australia stands on the cusp of a cut-price sports car revolution, with a host of affordable performance vehicles to begin arriving from next year.Yep, if you like lots of bang for your not much ...Read more
New VW Golf GTI TCR 2020 confirmed for Australia: Fastest, most powerful GTI ever set to smash Hyundai i30 N
The VW Golf GTI TCR 2020 model will be the most powerful - and most expensive - GTI hatch ever. Read more
VW Golf 2020 revealed: New GTI hot hatch only a year away
Volkswagen has uncovered its crucial eighth-generation Golf small car ahead of an Australian launch in late 2020, which is planned to coincide with the release of the next yet-to-be-revealed GTI hot ...Read more