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2012 VW Golf R

2012 VW Golf R

An upgraded air filter and stage 1 ECU tune round out the modifications on this stock and already capable Golf R.

Asking $25,000 · Read More
2013 VW Golf R

2013 VW Golf R

This Golf R features modifications that help sharpen up every aspect of performance while keeping it CARB legal. KW coilovers…

Asking $21,000 · Read More
2016 VW Golf GTISold

2016 VW Golf GTI

Pushing out a healthy 380hp, this Golf GTI features a number of European market components to set it apart from the rest.

Listed For $35,900 · Read More
2013 VW Golf RSold

2013 VW Golf R

This one-owner Mk6 Golf R has seen some recent work to keep it running strong. It benefits from an ECU tune to bump…

Listed For $20,499 · Read More
2012 VW Golf RSold

2012 VW Golf R

A wolf in sheep's clothing, this Golf R has seen some serious modification and includes a stage 3 turbo and an upgraded clutch.

Listed For $24,988 · Read More
2012 VW Golf RSold

2012 VW Golf R

Making 350hp thanks to an ECU tune and some breathing enhancements, this Mark 6 Golf R looks ready to rumble.

Listed For $24,000 · Read More
2016 VW Jetta GLISold

2016 VW Jetta GLI

This two-owner Jetta GLI has accumulated some miles but looks to have been very well cared for and it has seen recent maintenance.

Listed For $15,500 · Read More
2012 VW GTI 'Mid-Engine'Sold

2012 VW GTI 'Mid-Engine'

Inspired by a love for mid-1980's rally cars, this GTI has been converted to a unique mid-engine rear-wheel drive layout.

Listed For $25,000 · Read More
2004 VW Golf R32Sold

2004 VW Golf R32

Having seen some significant work over the past year, this Mk4 Golf R32 looks to be well sorted and ready to hit the backroads.

Listed For $24,000 · Read More
2004 VW Golf R32Sold

2004 VW Golf R32

Left almost completely stock, this low-mileage Golf R32 features Koni Active struts to give it more predictable handling.

Listed For $32,000 · Read More
2019 VW Golf RSold

2019 VW Golf R

Producing an estimated 400HP based on the modifications, this stealthy MK 7 Golf R is a wolf in sheep's clothing to the untrained eye.

Listed For $41,500 · Read More
2012 VW Golf RSold

2012 VW Golf R

Wearing a few key modifications to give it some extra grunt, this Mk 6 Golf R is a driver that shines brightly through all seasons.

Listed For $22,000 · Read More
2012 VW Golf RSold

2012 VW Golf R

One of the few hot hatches we are lucky enough to get stateside, this Golf R has been modified to give it a little more go.

Listed For $20,000 · Read More
2013 Golf RSold

2013 Golf R

Left completely stock, this Golf R shows just 28K miles on the clock and appears to be factory fresh. A capable performer…

Listed For $25,500 · Read More
2017 VW Golf RSold

2017 VW Golf R

Showing just 26K miles, this Golf R has been kept mostly stock aside from an upgraded stage 2 clutch. Recent work includes…

Listed For $33,500 · Read More
2018 VW Golf RSold

2018 VW Golf R

Left almost completely stock, this Golf R appears to be in excellent condition and includes a warranty that covers it into 2024.

Listed For $38,000 · Read More
2016 VW Golf RSold

2016 VW Golf R

Lightly modified, this Golf R has been garaged to keep it looking new and has two years remaining on an extended warranty.

Listed For $31,999 · Read More
2013 VW Golf RSold

2013 VW Golf R

Featuring a long list of top-shelf modifications, this Golf R produces 400HP and was built to last. Boasting forged internals and…

Listed For $20,000 · Read More
2017 VW Golf RSold

2017 VW Golf R

With excellent handling and a capable all-wheel-drive system, this Golf R could serve as a great way to extend the driving season.

Listed For $32,000 · Read More
2016 VW Golf RSold

2016 VW Golf R

Finished in playful Lapiz Blue, this low-mileage Golf R appears to have been left completely stock. While it is capable…

Listed For $33,000 · Read More
2013 VW Golf RSold

2013 VW Golf R

A wolf in sheep's clothing, this Golf R doesn't drop hints that it has been modified to stage 2 with a generous list of upgrades.

Listed For $23,000 · Read More
2004 VW Golf R32Sold

2004 VW Golf R32

Sporting some worthy modifications to help it keep pace with modern rivals, this R32 is what weekends were made for.

Listed For $17,500 · Read More
2004 VW Golf R32Sold

2004 VW Golf R32

Benefitting from a recent list of maintenance and some freshening up, this low-mileage Golf R32 is a purist's delight.

Listed For $32,500 · Read More
2004 VW Golf R32Sold

2004 VW Golf R32

Riding on handsome satin charcoal BBS wheels, this Golf R32 stands apart from the rest while retaining a stock drivetrain.

Listed For $21,000 · Read More
2017 VW Golf RSold

2017 VW Golf R

With a hatchback, three pedals, four doors, all-wheel drive, and a few mods, this Golf R can do it all and have fun while doing it.

Listed For $32,500 · Read More
2004 VW Golf R32Sold

2004 VW Golf R32

Left exactly as the engineers at VW designed it, this R32 has seen a long list of maintenance completed to keep it running strong.

Listed For $18,000 · Read More
2016 Ariel Atom 'Supercharged'Sold

2016 Ariel Atom 'Supercharged'

An open-wheel racer for the street, the Arial Atom is probably the most fun you could possibly have on four wheels on public roads.

Listed For $60,000 · Read More
2004 VW Golf R32Sold

2004 VW Golf R32

Showing just 81K miles, this R32 is a drivers delight and includes a number of mods to help it keep pace with modern rivals.

Listed For $23,500 · Read More
2012 VW Golf RSold

2012 VW Golf R

With 315HP available to all four wheels, this Golf R packs a good punch while maintaining the stock aesthetic.

Listed For $20,000 · Read More
2016 VW Golf RSold

2016 VW Golf R

This one-owner Golf R may look mostly stock, but there’s a long list of worthy modifications lurking that help turn this into…

Listed For $31,500 · Read More
2012 VW Golf RSold

2012 VW Golf R

Channeling an estimated 380HP to all four wheels, this Golf R includes an upgraded clutch to handle the extra power reliably.

Listed For $22,999 · Read More
2012 VW Golf RSold

2012 VW Golf R

There’s something compelling about a wolf in sheep’s clothing, which is what draws us to this unassuming Golf R. With over 450HP…

Listed For $23,999 · Read More
2016 VW Golf RSold

2016 VW Golf R

Modified to stage 2, this Golf R is likely producing around eighty horsepower over stock and has the menacing looks to match.

Listed For $30,000 · Read More
2018 VW GTISold

2018 VW GTI

Whether it’s the long history of the nameplate or the signature plaid cloth seats, the GTI has always held a place in our hearts.

Listed For $25,000 · Read More
2016 VW Golf RSold

2016 VW Golf R

Developing a healthy 400HP, this Golf R benefits from an APR Stage II tune to unleash some of the untapped potential...

Listed For $27,000 · Read More
2016 VW Golf RSold

2016 VW Golf R

A sleeper to most innocent bystanders who don’t know better, this Golf R puts out an estimated 380HP based on included mods.

Listed For $28,500 · Read More
2013 VW Golf RSold

2013 VW Golf R

Finished in discreet grey with blacked-out trim, this lightly tuned two-door Golf R is a great way to fly under the radar.

Listed For $17,500 · Read More
2016 VW Golf RSold

2016 VW Golf R

This Golf R appears mostly stock from the outside, but it boasts an extensive list of modifications to everything mechanical.

Listed For $28,000 · Read More
2017 VW Golf RSold

2017 VW Golf R

Having a chunk of miles on the odo, this Golf R still looks good and could be a great way to get one at a reasonable price.

Listed For $22,500 · Read More
2016 VW Golf RSold

2016 VW Golf R

Sporting some choice modifications to help give it some extra grunt, we think this Golf R looks right at home on the backroads.

Listed For $23,000 · Read More
2019 VW Golf RSold

2019 VW Golf R

With all-wheel-drive, 288HP, sharp handling, four doors and a hatch, this Golf R can do it all and looks good doing it.

Listed For $39,000 · Read More
2012 VW Golf RSold

2012 VW Golf R

A wolf in sheep’s clothing, this Golf R is sporting an APR Stage 3 kit which is capable of producing well over 500HP.

Listed For $22,000 · Read More
2013 VW Golf RSold

2013 VW Golf R

With approximately 400HP, this Golf R features $10K worth of modifications to help it keep pace with modern rivals.

Listed For $22,000 · Read More
2012 VW Golf RSold

2012 VW Golf R

This low-mileage stormtrooper Golf R features a long list of modifications to help back up the look so it has the moves to match.

Listed For $29,000 · Read More
2006 Maserati GranSportSold

2006 Maserati GranSport

Featuring a Ferrari-derived engine assembled in Maranello with a cross-plane crank, this GranSport is a purebred Italian.

Listed For $21,800 · Read More
2012 VW Golf RSold

2012 VW Golf R

Producing 420HP at the wheels, this Golf R is owned by a NASA driving instructor who has loaded it up with go-fast parts.

Listed For $20,500 · Read More
2013 VW Golf RSold

2013 VW Golf R

Fully loaded from the factory, this eye-catching MK6 Golf R is lightly modified and has been well maintained.

Listed For $18,995 · Read More
2004 VW Golf R32Sold

2004 VW Golf R32

Offered by the original owner, this R32 is probably one of the best-kept examples we have spotted for sale in recent years.

Listed For $25,000 · Read More
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