What does GTI and GLI stand for?

What does GTI and GLI stand for?

Meaning 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 does GLI stand for?

grand luxury injectionTo sum it up, the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta GLI is the model you're looking for if you are wondering which model really is the sporty, athletic ride. The acronym GLI stands for grand luxury injection, and the model aims to provide the best of performance and features.

Does the GLI have a turbo?

All three trim levels come with a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine making 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. It's connected to either a six-speed manual transmission or a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.

Is a Jetta GLI fast?

As the most powerful production Jetta GLI yet, the 2.0-litre TSI engine produces 228hp and 258lb-ft of torque. A limited-slip differential is standard, as is a six-speed manual gearbox. 18-inch alloy wheels, aggressively designed bumpers, and lowered suspension give it a serious stance.