Volkswagen R

Whether it’s on a Wellington streets or along the Kāpiti Coast, prepare for a blood-pumping drive with the new turbocharged Golf R and Tiguan R. Boasting 235kW of power and 400Nm of torque, expect an adrenalin rush from both models with an acceleration from 0 to 100km/h in just under 5 seconds*.

*0 -100 km/h is under the VAG test result using the launch control.

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The Golf R

A performance hatchback like no other

The Tiguan R

Injecting more Sport into Sport Utility Vehicle

The Future Models

Explore the Polo variants & compare their specs.


Joining the range in late 2022, The T-Roc & Touareg R

Exclusive 1st Edition Models

Get in quick – these special edition models simply will not last.

If you’re lucky enough to secure a Golf R 1st Edition, there are two additional drive modes that will really get your blood pumping. Choose from “Drift” and “Special – Nürburgring” for the ultimate R experience.

Ready for More?

Over and above the exceptional standard specification, the 1st edition models of Golf R and Tiguan R include a special selection of additional features. Feel the wind in your hair with the added panoramic sunroof, or tune in to the Harman Kardon premium sound system.

*Standard of the Golf R-Line

The Golf R

The all‑new Golf R delivers extensive ride & handling upgrades, enabling a new dimension of agility and sportiness, particularly when cornering. Equipped with 235kW of power and 400Nm of torque and a 7-speed DSG with a launch control drivetrain, this pocket rocket is sure to thrill.

Golf R
the hottest hatch

The Tiguan R
Arriving early 2022

Through numerous generations, our Golf performance models have always been synonymous with the endearing term of ‘hot hatch.’ Now, with the introduction of Tiguan R, we set a new benchmark. For the first time, Volkswagen owners can experience that same inherent level of performance, without compromising on space and practicality

Tiguan R.
Power you need to experience

Joining the R range in late 2022

The T-Roc R

Power, stylishly brought to the street. In a word, the new T‑Roc R small SUV drives just the way it looks. Hot. Stay tuned for more info.

The Touareg R

Touareg R will be the first Volkswagen SUV with plug-in hybrid technology to be released in New Zealand. Combining a 3.0L turbocharged petrol engine with an electric motor, this luxury SUV has an acceleration of 0 to 100km/h in 5.1 seconds (pending final NZ spec confirmation) and is the most powerful Volkswagen to enter series production.

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  1. The information provided on this page is for information purposes only
  2. Fuel consumption is based on the combined fuel consumption figure
  3. International models might be shown for illustrative purposes only, and New Zealand specifications may vary
  4. Some colours in these images are not available in New Zealand, the product guide contains the correct colours available to the New Zealand market
  5. Additional and optional accessories may have an effect on fuel efficiency Optional accessories and add-on packages are available at an additional cost
  6. App-Connect is compatible for selected apps with the latest smartphone versions of iOS and Android, active data service, and connection cable (sold separately)
  7. Safety technologies are designed to assist the driver, but should not be used as a substitute for safe driving practices
  8. Leather appointed seats have a combination of genuine and artificial leather, but are not wholly leather