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The new generation of the Volkswagen Golf GTI has recently arrived in Malaysia where the cheapest model will set you back for RM209,888.

Volkswagen has introduced the new Golf GTI to Malaysia. Prices for the three-door model start at RM209,888 while for the five-door at RM217,888. The model is coming with a five-year warranty and unlimited mileage. Standard features found on the car include the leather wrapped multi function steering wheel with paddle shifters, ABS, XDS+, airbags, ESC, flat tire indicator, hill hold control, multi-collision brake, dual-zone climate control, front and rear parking sensors and more.

“This is the best ever Golf GTI. It is the fastest, most powerful, and most fuel-efficient Golf GTI. This car created a segment of hot hatch on its own close to 40 years ago and since then, has been a favorite the world over, across all countries, continents, cultures and creeds”, said Zeno Kerschbaumer, the VW Group Malaysia managing director.

Power to the model is provided by a 2.0 liter TSI turbocharged four-cylinder engine, which is good for 220 PS at 4,500 rpm and 350 Nm of torque available between 1,500 rpm and 4,400 rpm. The 0 to 100 km/h sprint takes 6.5 seconds and the average fuel consumption stands at 6.4L / 100 km.