This special edition marks the 45th anniversary of the model. It is based on the 300 PS Golf GTI Clubsport (with a power output of 221 kW).
The Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport 45 comes with a front-axle locking differential integrated with the driving dynamics manager, a 54-hp TSI turbocharged engine, and a Special driving mode for race tracks.
Visual highlights include larger air intakes, a specially designed open roof spoiler on a black roof, a separate sport exhaust system, IQ.Light LED matrix headlights with the red trim strip, specific lettering (also met inside).
The Clubsport 45 has a high level of customisation. The Race Package comes as standard for this model, and includes 19-inch Scottsdale alloy wheels in a high-gloss black finish, with a narrow accent pinstripe detail in Tornado Red. The Vmax speed limiter is removed.
Presales will begin in selected European countries next week. The price in Germany starts at 47,790 euros.