Volkswagen Golf R32 (2005–2009)
New R32, basically an A3 / TT 3.2 with 250PS and quattro/4MOTION drivetrain with Haldex clutch. Optional DSG transmission. Standard equipment includes: bi-xenon headlights; 2-Zone Climatronic air conditioning; ten-speaker audio system; rain sensor wipers with auto-dimming rear view mirror; sports suspension lowered by 20mm and 18-inch alloy wheels. Priced not much more than GTI, from £23,745.