Is Golf R better than GTI?
Despite being the same, engine output is different. The 2017 Golf GTI is able to earn a slightly better fuel economy rating for both city and highway driving, but still manages to produce 210 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. (With the Autobahn package, the GTI is able to boost its horsepower rating to 220.)
What does GTI stand for on a golf?
Grand Tourer InjectionMeaning of GTI Acronym in VW Golf GTI The GTI in the Volkswagen GTI — as well as other cars with the GTI acronym — stands for Grand Tourer Injection. It originates from the Italian Gran Turismo Iniezione. Generally speaking, the GTI acronym indicates that a car has a direct fuel-injection system.
What is the difference between a VW Rabbit and Golf?
In North America, Volkswagen brought back the Rabbit nameplate when it introduced the vehicle in 2006. … It was followed in 2007 by a new Golf Variant. The front ends of the car are the same, with the only difference being that the GLI is a sedan, while the GTI is a hatchback.
What is the difference between GTI and TDI?
The TSI is the base Golf model which uses a 1.8L Turbo engine. The GTI is a more performance oriented model and uses a 2.0L turbo. Lastly the TDI uses a 2.0L turbo diesel engine and is ideal for high mpg driving.