Irrespective of the infighting, German tuner Manhart has ultimately offered the Golf R the ability it justifies with its new tuning undertaking dubbed the ‘RS 450’.

By installing a bigger turbocharger, remapping the Eu, and introducing a carbon ingestion program, Manhart has extracted 450 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque from the Golf R’s two-liter four-cylinder turbo engine, an enhance of a hundred and forty hp and 74 lb-ft. It is really worth noting that this custom Golf R is based on Europe’s 310-hp Golf R ahead of emissions restrictions compelled VW to lessen the output by ten hp.