The 2015 Volkswagen Golf R is the hottest hatchback today, but it comes at a costly premium. Fortunately, once past the price of admission, would-be owners don't need to sacrifice much more, as the R requires very few compromises in the name of performance.
- Impressive overall performance
- Comfortable ride
- Upscale interior
- Hatchback convenience
- Admirable fuel economy.
- Expensive for the level of performance
- Infotainment system trails competitors.