Golf R Earns Honest John 2018 Award

Added: 11 May 2018

Volkswagen Golf R Wins Most Popular Performance Car of the Year at the 2018 Honest John Awards

At the 2018 Honest John Awards, the Volkswagen Golf R was titled Most Popular Performance Car.

The Golf R was hailed for its petrol powered turbocharged engine and sophisticated four-wheel drive system. Whilst being a performance car, it was also commended for its family-friend qualities, with an interior that is as comfortable as it is dynamic. Furthermore, the spacious boot was also highlighted as being ideal for a family.

At its core, the Golf R is a high performance car with a powerful 300PS petrol powertrain, that gives the driver unparalleled handling and accuracy for a thrilling drive.

Managing Editor of, Dan Powell, commented on the success of the Golf R by saying: “The inconspicuous but blisteringly fast Golf R leaves its rivals in its dust when it comes to popularity at Fast, surefooted and wonderfully refined, the Volkswagen Golf R is a triumph of engineering and a worthy winner of our Performance Car of the Year award.”

Contact your local Caffyns Volkswagen for more information on the Golf R or the Volkswagen range.

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