2010 Volkswagen GTI: Is it Just Me?
September 02, 2010
When the 2010 Volkswagen GTI came first came out, I was instantly reminded of this car, the 2007 VW Golf GTI W12-650, an insane (and nearly undriveable, as it turns out) special made for the annual GTI festival in Austria.
I always figured the wide-mouth grille and the bottom-heavy haunches of the current-gen car owed something to this beast.
Mostly, this was a theory constructed in my mind, because I'd never laid any pictures side-by-side, until now.
Do you see it, too? Or is it just me?
Dan Edmunds, Director of Vehicle Testing