2022 Volkswagen R in the color Lapiz Blue Metallic parked on a lot with hills in the background.

The Next Generation

2022 Volkswagen Mk8 Golf R

Building upon the legacy of it’s predecessors the 2022 MK8 Golf R offers a more aggressive front and rear bumper, blue grille line and brake calipers, and a quad-tipped exhaust system that makes the Golf R one of the hottest hatches you could buy.

2022 Volkswagen Golf R in the color Lapiz Blue Metallic driving on a road with hills in the background.
Mk8 Golf R Trims

Golf R

The Golf R has performance covered with it’s R-Performance 4Motion all-wheel drive with torque vectoring, 19-inch aluminum-alloy wheels , and 14-inch cross-drilled front brake rotors with blue-painted dual-piston calipers and R logo.

Starting At:
$43,645 *

Mk8 Golf R Highlights


  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • EA888 2.0-liter engine
  • Torque-vectoring AWD settings

  • 7-speed DSG® transmission
  • IQ.Drive

Enjoy The Thrill

2022 Volkswagen Golf R in the color Lapiz Blue Metallic driving along mountain road.

The latest iteration of the EA888 2.0-liter turbocharged direct-injection TSI® engine is Volkswagen’s most powerful engine that gives the Golf R the ability to produce 315 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque with the DSG transmission.

Updated Handling

2022 Volkswagen Golf R in the color Lapiz Blue Metallic burning rear tires.

The new 4Motion® AWD system is designed to apportion power between the wheels based on speed, power application, yaw and other factors

Travel In Style

2022 Volkswagen Golf R interior with sport leather seats.

The Golf R embraces the sports car look with its Nappa leather heated and ventilated seats, perforated leather-wrapped sport steering wheel, and new digital cockpit.

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911-A Capitol Expressway Auto Mall
San Jose, CA 95136

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