Friday, December 10, 2010

2012 Volkswagen Golf R headed to U.S.

It’s been a couple of years since Volkswagen’s heavyweight hot hatch, the R32, graced America’s shores, but now we have official word of a successor. Tuned by the in-house R team at Volkswagen, the Golf R should be a good bit more exciting than its already entertaining forebear, and hopefully, it will shave a few pounds off, too.Unlike the R32, which was powered by VW’s popular VR6, the new model