The Volkswagen Mk7 Golf R represents the pinnacle of the seventh-generation Golf lineup, featuring a turbocharged inline-four engine, 4Motion all-wheel drive, and a 6-speed manual transmission as standard. This 2017 example comes finished in Limestone Gray Metallic and features optional DCC adaptive damping along with navigation. Boasting the Volkswagen Racing division’s R badge, this sport-focused hatchback is now being offered for auction by its seller out of New York with approximately 65k miles on the odometer.
This example comes finished in Limestone Gray Metallic and rides on aftermarket Enkei Performance EKM3 wheels. Exterior details include black painted mirrors, a black grille, matching window & windshield trim, and front & rear spoilers. The equipment also includes bi-xenon auto-leveling & directionally adaptive headlights, and quad stainless steel exhaust outlets. Some exterior imperfections are noted, and the CARFAX report indicates damage to the front and rear ends in October and November 2017, along with damage to the front left side in October 2023.
The cabin sports Black partial leather upholstery and features front heated sport seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel & gear shifter, metal-look interior accents, and piano black trim. Amenities include front & rear parking sensors, forward collision warning & mitigation, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, a lane departure warning system, automatic high beams, adaptive cruise control, and a Fender premium audio system. Other equipment includes a 12-way power driver’s seat, a 6-way manual passenger’s seat, smartphone integration, a touchscreen infotainment system, and dual-zone automatic air conditioning. The radio is said to intermittently cut out, while all other gauges, electronics, and accessories are reported to be working properly.
Power is derived from a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-four engine sending as much as 292 HP and 280 lb.-ft of torque to all four wheels through a Volkswagen’s 4Motion system and a 6-speed manual transmission. Optional equipment includes a DCC adaptive damping system which can tailor the car for Comfort, Normal, or Race driving modes. Other features include a brake-actuated limited-slip differential, 4-wheel disc brakes with vented front discs, and stainless steel exhaust pipes. The CARFAX report shows a total of 27 service history entries, and the seller states that Mobil 1 oil changes have been performed at 5k-mile intervals throughout their ownership.
This sale will include a clean title, books and two keys.