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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 all wheel drive
Base price $43,000
0 to 60 mph 4.9 seconds
0 to 100 kph 5.2 seconds
Quarter mile 14.4 s @ 111 mph
Top speed 250 kph / 155 mph


Golf R distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 5.9 s @ 67 mph
1/8 mile 9.5 s @ 90 mph
1000 feet 12.2 s @ 103 mph
1/4 mile 14.4 s @ 111 mph
2000 feet 18.3 s @ 122 mph

Golf R acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 0.7 s
0 - 20 mph 1.4 s
0 - 30 mph 2.0 s
0 - 40 mph 2.7 s
0 - 50 mph 3.6 s
0 - 60 mph 4.9 s
0 - 70 mph 6.7 s
0 - 80 mph 9.0 s
0 - 90 mph 11.7 s
0 - 100 mph 14.4 s
0 - 110 mph 16.8 s
0 - 120 mph 18.7 s

Golf R acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.5 s
0 - 20 kph 0.9 s
0 - 30 kph 1.3 s
0 - 40 kph 1.7 s
0 - 50 kph 2.1 s
0 - 60 kph 2.5 s
0 - 70 kph 3.0 s
0 - 80 kph 3.6 s
0 - 90 kph 4.3 s
0 - 100 kph 5.2 s
0 - 110 kph 6.3 s
0 - 120 kph 7.7 s
0 - 130 kph 9.2 s
0 - 140 kph 10.9 s
0 - 150 kph 12.6 s
0 - 160 kph 14.3 s
0 - 170 kph 15.8 s
0 - 180 kph 17.2 s
0 - 190 kph 18.4 s
0 - 200 kph 19.3 s

Golf R distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 6.2 s @ 112 kph
200 meters 9.4 s @ 145 kph
300 meters 12.1 s @ 166 kph
400 meters 14.3 s @ 179 kph
500 meters 16.3 s @ 188 kph
600 meters 18.2 s @ 196 kph

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