The 2018 VW Golf R is the very top of the range model focused on performance. It's a step further that the GTI in the range and costs around £5000 more than the equivalent GTI. It uses the engine shared with it's sister car the Audi S3, which is a 2.0 litre turbocharged unit producing a whopping 310 horsepower, with a 0-60 time of just 5.1 seconds and a top speed limited to 155 mph. The latest 2018 Golf R also borrow's the Audi's Quattro 4 wheel drive system giving it massive grip in poor weather, and great traction out of corners. You can order the R in either a 3 or 5 door body style, and comes as standard with a 6 speed manual gearbox or with an optional 7 speed DSG Automatic costing an extra £1,350. The full range of new Volkswagen Golf R deals are shown above, just click on the model you are interested in to see Orangewheels best deals and special offers from our franchised UK main dealerships, to get a low cost PCP finance quote or part exchange valuation against a brand new 2018 Golf R for sale.