Volkswagen Golf GTI vs Golf R - which is better?

Which would be most appropriate for everyday use, a second-hand Golf GTI or a used Golf R?

Asked on 17 November 2020 by Robert Tamberlin

Answered by Andrew Brady
Both are fine for everyday use. Our money would go on the GTI - it's got a little less power but is arguably more fun than the Golf R. The Golf R is very good at getting you to your destination quickly, but it's not as involving to drive. Your money will go further on a used GTI, too.
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