2017 Volkswagen Golf R Sayville NY

2017 Volkswagen Golf R Sayville NY 

The hatchback built to thrill—built to perform—built to impress. The 2017 Volkswagen Golf R in Sayville, NY is the top-of-the-line as far as Volkswagen Golf models go; this namely is due to its increased performance and attention to detail. There are a number of things that the Golf R does exceptionally well and its craftsmanship and drivability are just the beginning of the list.

It’s a delicate balance the Golf R has mastered, delivering engaging and exciting performance while still serving as an efficient and practical daily driver.  Compared to other hatchbacks, the Golf R is packing quite a bit of power, a 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine to be exact. Nearly capable of 300 horsepower and 280 lb-ft torque, this is more power than you’ll pay for.


Typically speaking, with great power comes poor fuel efficiency. Fortunately, this is not the case for the Golf R. Despite packing such an impressive amount of power, the Golf R still manages to earn 22 city/ 31 hwy mpg, making it a noteworthy daily driver.



Depending on the terrain and climate that you face on a daily basis, all-wheel drive may be a top priority on your list of things your new vehicle must have. The Golf R is equipped with 4MOTION AWD, helping to ensure that torque is distributed properly and you are confident.


Sport Seats

Whether you’re the copilot or are in charge of all this power, sink into the bucket-style, sport seats of the Volkswagen Golf R. Compared to any traditional driver’s seat, you’ll immediately notice a significant difference. As for the rear seats, there is plenty of space for adult passengers to stretch out in.

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Test Drive the Golf R in Sayville NY

The 2017 Volkswagen Golf R has a number of conveniences to help make your busy life a little bit easier. Take for example the keyless access with push-button start. Leave the key fob in your purse or pocket and still be able to unlock, lock, and start your vehicle. There also, of course, is VW Car-Net App-Connect, Volkswagen’s interactive touchscreen system. Pair your smartphone with the Golf R and access a number of apps through Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

And whether you choose to listen to music, podcasts, audiobooks, or are receiving turn-by-turn directions from the navigation system, the sound quality will be crisp and clear thanks to the Fender Premium Audio System. A 400 watt-amp and nine speakers ensure that everyone in the vehicle will be able to enjoy the audio without constantly having to ask, “Can you turn it up please?”

In addition to all of the entertainment and performance technology, the Golf R also is equipped with all of the safety features that you would expect, and more. A rearview camera system will help to make you more aware of your total surroundings while the VW Car-Net Security and Service can help determine where your vehicle is parked, double check if the doors are locked, and can call for help in the event of an emergency. As for even more advanced safety, equip your Golf R with the Volkswagen Driver Assistance features that include: Front Assist, Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Traffic Alert, Lane Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, and Park Pilot.

To learn more about the specifics of the Volkswagen Golf R’s performance and capabilities, we welcome you to come by Donaldsons VW for a test drive. We would be more than happy to further explain and show you first hand all that the Golf R can do!

Interested in a 2017 Volkswagen Golf R?

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