The Truth About Cars » Golf GTI http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Wed, 04 May 2016 13:00:27 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Volkswagen Shows The Car It Did Not Want You To Have: The Golf GTI http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/volkswagen-shows-the-car-it-did-not-want-you-to-have-the-golf-gti/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/volkswagen-shows-the-car-it-did-not-want-you-to-have-the-golf-gti/#comments Tue, 26 Feb 2013 23:56:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=479238 When I helped Volkswagen launch its Golf GTI in 1976, Volkswagen wanted to make only 5,000. They wanted to make even less, actually, but 5,000 were needed for homologation as a racer. Volkswagen was convinced that no mentally stable person would be nuts enough to buy a little car like that with a 110 hp […]

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When I helped Volkswagen launch its Golf GTI in 1976, Volkswagen wanted to make only 5,000. They wanted to make even less, actually, but 5,000 were needed for homologation as a racer. Volkswagen was convinced that no mentally stable person would be nuts enough to buy a little car like that with a 110 hp […]

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35 Years Golf GTI. Celebrated with a 235 hp Golf GTI Special (Lots Of Pictures, And Some BS Reminiscing) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/35-years-golf-gti-celebrated-with-a-235-hp-golf-gti-special-lots-of-pictures-and-some-bs-reminiscing/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/35-years-golf-gti-celebrated-with-a-235-hp-golf-gti-special-lots-of-pictures-and-some-bs-reminiscing/#comments Tue, 31 May 2011 13:50:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=396795 How about a Volkswagen Golf with the insane, mindbending power of  235 horses under the hood? Want one? Then better stop reading. Book a flight to Klagenfurt (that’s KLU in airport-speak, your travel agent probably has never heard of it) and go like right now. There will probably be a stopover in Vienna. Then head […]

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How about a Volkswagen Golf with the insane, mindbending power of  235 horses under the hood? Want one? Then better stop reading. Book a flight to Klagenfurt (that’s KLU in airport-speak, your travel agent probably has never heard of it) and go like right now. There will probably be a stopover in Vienna. Then head […]

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