NEW 2014 VW GTI PREVIEW

At the 2013 Geneva International Motor Show Volkswagen previewed the new 2014 GTI, the hatchback that has received high reviews for speed and sportiness from drivers of all ages. The new GTI will offer a new 220-horsepower, turbocharged four-cylinder engine with either a six-speed manual or six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.

Volkswagen is also offering something new on the GTI model – a factory performance pack which boosts output to 230 hp and adds bigger brakes and a torque-sensing limited-slip differential. It will be still have the sporty red-painted brake calipers, twin tailpipes, lowered sport suspension and other unique cosmetic designs.

The new GTI will go on sale in Germany this May but will not be seen in U.S. showrooms until next year. The price point will be different as well, offering U.S. consumers lowering pricing with many of luxury items as options to add on if desired.

Here are some new photos of the 2014 GTI:

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