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2016 VW Golf R for Sale in Capitol Heights, MD

The 2016 Golf R is Ready to Hit the Road

2016 VW Golf R for sale in Capitol Heights, MD

The original VW Golf GTI spawned a revolution of affordable performance cars for everyday people. It helped to coin the term hot-hatch, and started a revolution in the industry. Not only was it practical, but it was fast and fun to drive. The MK1 Golf GTI came with only 110-hp from its naturally aspirated 4-cylinder engine, but today there’s a new Golf. The 2016 VW Golf R for sale in Capitol Heights, MD, is a new breed within the Golf family and is here to make a statement.

The Golf R has quiet an engine under the hood, and produces a capable 292-hp and 280 lbs.-ft. of torque, which spins all four wheels thanks to Volkswagen’s incredible 4-Motion® AWD system. It hurls you from 0-60 MPH in less than 5 seconds. This is one seriously hot hatch! With the option of either a 6-speed manual transmission for the traditional purists or there’s also the option of Volkswagen’s 6-speed DSG® double-clutch automatic gearbox, you can choose the type of driving that’s best for you. The 2016 Golf R is also surprisingly economical and will get an EPA-estimated 22/31 MPG city/hwy1, so your fun can continue for miles and miles.

The 7th generation  VW Golf R's MQB Chassis architecture is sharp in the corners and provides an excellent feel through the steering wheel. Progressive variable-ratio steering adjusts the effort required to turn the wheel based on driving conditions and style. DCC® Dynamic Chassis Control gives the driver three different driving modes to choose from. Comfort; Normal, and Sport settings allow you to choose which one best fits your mood. The AWD system on the 2016 Golf R works with the chassis and the ECU (electronic control unit) in order to send power to the right wheel, and constantly adjusts to keep you on target. 

2016 VW Golf R Interior

Volkswagen is known for their impeccable styling and the 2016 VW Golf R for sale in Capitol Heights, MD, is no exception. Out back the chrome-tipped dual exhaust with quad tips lets people know that this Golf Ris powerful. The blue interior ambient lighting bathes the interior to create a pleasant atmosphere. The black leather sports seats are supremely comfortable and have large bolsters, which hold you in tight turns while you blast down Skyline Drive on your way through the Blue Ridge Mountains. Entertainment features like VW Car-Net® App-Connect2 lets you access select smartphone apps right from the touchscreen monitor, which can be equipped with either Apple CarPlay™ or Android Auto™. Get access to your music and take calls safely with this innovation.

What good is all that power without the safety systems to back you up? The 2016 Golf R gives you peace of mind on your long journeys to Virginia Beach. Adaptive Cruise Control3 helps keep a safe pre-determined following distance so you don’t have to constantly adjust your cruise speed.  The Blind Spot Monitor3 checks for objects lurking out of your wing mirrors view, and Rear Traffic Alert3 keeps an eye out for approaching obstacles while you’re backing out. The Park Pilot3 uses a radar to detect how much space is left behind you, so you can park efficiently.

The 2016 VW Golf R for sale in Capitol Heights, MD, is a new breed of sports hatch. Its incredibly powerful -engine, luxurious interior, and amazing technology make this a great everyday vehicle for anyone looking to liven up their morning commute. Come to Pohanka VW today to experience what 40 years of engineering and tradition has to offer when yous step in to the latest hot hatch from Volkswagen. 


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1 22 city/31 highway mpg (2016 Golf R 2.0L TSI®, 6-speed manual transmission). EPA estimates. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition.

2 Always pay careful attention to the road, and do not drive while distracted. Not all features available on all operating systems. Standard text and data usage rates apply. App-connect features require compatible device, operating system, and mobile apps. See mobile device and app providers for terms and privacy. Android Auto is a trademark of Google Inc. Apple CarPlay is a trademark of Apple Inc. MirrorLink is a registered trademark of the Car Connectivity Consortium LLC.

3 The features discussed are not a substitute for attentive driving. See Owner’s Manual for further details, and important limitations

VW Golf R Exterior