With the arrival of the Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI R-Line, the facelifted Golf Mk7.5 range in Malaysia is now complete. It’s offered in four variants, starting with the base 1.4 TSI Sportline, 1.4 TSI R-Line, Golf GTI and the range-topping Golf R.

With prices ranging from RM156k to RM296k, which of the four is the right one for you? Well, let us help by narrowing it down for you through this spec-by-spec guide, including the full galleries for each respective variant.

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI Sportline – RM155,990

Gets as standard:

Mechanicals

  • 1.4 litre TSI engine
  • 1,395 cc, four-cylinder petrol, turbocharged, DOHC
  • 150 PS at 5,000 to 6,000 rpm, 250 Nm at 1,500 to 3,500 rpm
  • 0-100 km/h in 8.2 seconds
  • Engine start/stop technology
  • Seven-speed dual-clutch automatic (DSG, dry clutch)
  • Electric power steering
  • Extended electronic differential lock (XDS)
  • Five-year/unlimited mileage warranty
  • Three-year/45,000 km free service

Exterior

  • Halogen reflector headlights
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Halogen front fog lamps with static cornering light function
  • LED combination tail lights
  • Automatic lights and wipers
  • 16-inch ‘Hita’ alloys
  • 205/55R16 Continental ContiEcoContact5 tyres

Interior

  • Manual key start
  • Electronic parking brake with auto-hold function
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls
  • ‘Zoom’ fabric upholstery
  • 8.0-inch Composition Media head unit with eight speakers
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Rear air-con vents
  • 60:40 split-folding rear seats

Safety

  • Seven airbags (dual front, driver knee, front sides and curtains)
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
  • Manoeuvre Braking
  • Proactive Occupant Protection System
  • Rest Assist (Driver Alert System)
  • Automatic Post Collision Brake System
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Two Isofix anchors for rear seats

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI R-Line – RM166,990 (RM169,990 with Vienna leather upholstery)

Adds on:

Exterior

  • R-Line exterior package (all around)
  • Adaptive LED projector headlamps
  • LED rear lights with sequential turn signals
  • 17-inch ‘Singapore’ alloy wheels
  • 215/50R17 Bridgestone Turanza T001 tyres

Interior

  • Keyless entry and start
  • Cruise control
  • 12.3-inch Active Info Display digital meter cluster
  • Driving Mode Selection with Eco Function

Safety

  • Rear view camera

Volkswagen Golf GTI – RM239,990

Adds on:

Mechanicals

  • 2.0 litre TSI engine
  • 1,984 cc, four-cylinder petrol, turbocharged
  • 230 PS at 4,700 rpm, 350 Nm at 1,500-4,600 rpm
  • Six-speed wet dual-clutch DSG transmission
  • 0-100 km/h in 6.4 seconds
  • Adaptive Chassis Control (DCC)
  • Advanced electronic differential lock (XDS+)
  • Progressive Steering

Exterior

  • GTI exterior package
  • 18-inch ‘Milton Keynes’ alloy wheels
  • 225/40R18 Bridgestone Potenza S001 tyres

Interior

  • Vienna leather upholstery with red stitching
  • Power-adjustable driver’s seat with memory function
  • 8.0-inch Discover Media head unit with eight speakers, navigation

Safety

  • Rear view camera
  • Park Assist 3.0

Volkswagen Golf R – RM295,990

Adds on:

Mechanicals

  • 2.0 litre TSI engine
  • 1,984 cc, four-cylinder petrol, turbocharged
  • 290 PS at 5,400 rpm, 350 Nm at 2,000-5,400 rpm
  • Seven-speed wet dual-clutch DSG transmission
  • 4Motion all-wheel drive system
  • 0-100 km/h in 5.1 seconds

Exterior

  • R exterior package
  • 19-inch ‘Pretoria’ black alloy wheels
  • 235/35R19 Continental ContiSportContact5 tyres

Interior

  • Vienna R leather upholstery with blue stitching
  • 9.2-inch Discover Pro head unit with eight speakers, navigation

To browse in full the Golf Mk7.5’s equipment and specifications, head on over to CarBase.my.


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