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2015 VW Golf R Mk VII specs


Curb weight 1401 kilograms (3089 pounds)
Year introduced 2015
Displacement 1984 cubic centimeters (2.0 liters / 121 cubic inches)
Maximum power 300 metric horsepower (296 brake horsepower / 221 kilowatts) @ 5500 rpm
Maximum torque 380 Newton-meters (280 pound-feet) @ 1800 rpm
Engine location front-mounted
Drive rear wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 5.2 seconds
0 to 100 kph 5.4 seconds
Quarter mile 13.6 s @ 109 mph
Top speed 250 kph / 155 mph


Golf R distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 5.7 s @ 64 mph
1/8 mile 9.0 s @ 88 mph
1000 feet 11.5 s @ 101 mph
1/4 mile 13.6 s @ 109 mph
2000 feet 17.7 s @ 119 mph

Golf R acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 0.4 s
0 - 20 mph 1.1 s
0 - 30 mph 2.0 s
0 - 40 mph 2.9 s
0 - 50 mph 4.0 s
0 - 60 mph 5.2 s
0 - 70 mph 6.4 s
0 - 80 mph 7.6 s
0 - 90 mph 9.2 s
0 - 100 mph 11.3 s
0 - 110 mph 14.5 s
0 - 120 mph 18.1 s

Golf R acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.2 s
0 - 20 kph 0.6 s
0 - 30 kph 1.0 s
0 - 40 kph 1.5 s
0 - 50 kph 2.1 s
0 - 60 kph 2.7 s
0 - 70 kph 3.3 s
0 - 80 kph 4.0 s
0 - 90 kph 4.7 s
0 - 100 kph 5.4 s
0 - 110 kph 6.2 s
0 - 120 kph 6.9 s
0 - 130 kph 7.7 s
0 - 140 kph 8.7 s
0 - 150 kph 9.8 s
0 - 160 kph 11.2 s
0 - 170 kph 13.0 s
0 - 180 kph 15.1 s
0 - 190 kph 17.4 s
0 - 200 kph 19.7 s

Golf R distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 6.0 s @ 107 kph
200 meters 9.0 s @ 141 kph
300 meters 11.3 s @ 161 kph
400 meters 13.5 s @ 175 kph
500 meters 15.6 s @ 184 kph
600 meters 17.5 s @ 191 kph
700 meters 19.3 s @ 199 kph

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