As the Golf GTI has matured it has improved in so many ways, but it’s not exactly a race winner these days out of the box. There are numerous hatches that are hotter, and some of them, like the R or the Clubsport Edition, have Golf in their title. So this Performance Pack adds a bit more performance to warm things up while still not making them red hot.
Performance still comes from the 2.0-litre four-cylinder petrol engine, but there is now 15bhp more and 15lb ft of torque more as well. That doesn’t sound a huge amount and it’s