2022 Volkswagen Golf R: Price and Specs

front side view VW Golf R 2022

The all-new 2022 Volkswagen Golf R has finally arrived to Complexe VW 440 in Laval, and you just can’t say no to this price! Combining the compact exterior and the iconic design of the Golf, not to mention its powerful engine, the Volkswagen Golf R is here to impress you with its spec sheet.

If you are looking for a high-performance compact car with exciting handling and remarkable value for money, the 2022 Golf R for sale exactly what you were dreaming of. Come experience it in person today at our dealership! We are located not far from Blainville and Boisbriand, on the North Shore of Montreal.

2022 Volkswagen Golf R: Price and Versions

The 2022 Volkswagen Golf R is offered at a starting price of $48,259, including shipping, and it is the one and only version on offer. However, you can equip it with either a manual transmission an automatic one. According to Volkswagen Canada, the price of the automatic is $49,659.

Interior and exterior design of the Golf R

With its striking and athletic lines, this 5-door Volkswagen sedan is impossible to resist. The redesigned front end certainly draws attention, featuring a new grille with blue lines on either side of it that connect the headlights.

You are also sure to love the matte chrome mirror caps, which make it look even sportier than before. The Golf R sits proudly on 19-inch Estoril wheels and features a quadruple exhaust tailpipe and at 2-piece rear spoiler.

Dimensions of the 2022 Golf R

The Volkswagen Golf R manages to be compact yet spacious, as shown by its spec sheet:

  • Length : 4290 mm
  • Width: 1789 mm
  • Height : 1465 mm
  • Wheelbase: 630 mm
  • Headroom (front/rear): 978/968 mm
  • Legroom (front/rear): 1046/889 mm
  • Cargo volume: 564 liters, 977 L (with rear seats folded)

The Golf R can seat up to five passengers.

2022 VW Golf R: Engine and Power

The Golf R truly has power to spare: it is powered by a 2.0 L TSI 4-cylinder engine that pumps out 315 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. This engine can be paired with either a 6-speed manual or a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, or even with the 4MOTION system, which features a new torque vectoring system for the rear axle.

What's more, you get more power than with the outgoing Golf R, which was powered by a respectable 288-horsepower engine.

If you love nothing more than a high-performance car, you will love its incredible acceleration! It can do 0-100 km/h in just 4.7 seconds and reach a top speed of 270 km/h if equipped with the R-Performance package.

Finally, the Golf R for sale in Laval is remarkably fuel efficient, with highway ratings ranging from 7.7 to 8.3 L/100 km.

close up view VW Golf R 2022 with logo

Onboard VW safety and driver-assist technologies

The Golf R offers innovative onboard technologies that have nothing to envy from the competition, both in terms of infotainment features and safety technologies.

The 2022 Golf R is equipped with the following driver-assist technologiesv:

  • Adaptive cruise control;
  • Blind spot monitoring;
  • Front and rear park-assist;
  • Emergency braking with cyclist and pedestrian detection;
  • Road sign recognition;
  • Lane-keep assist;
  • And much more.

You will also enjoy the Car-Net system, which can track your vehicle and send roadside assistance to your location if needed. It can also display information on the current status of your vehicle, and even activate certain features remotely.

And let’s not forget its numerous onboard technologies such as wireless Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, a 10-inch digital cockpit Pro, wireless phone charging, head-up display, paddle shifters, a Harman Kardon audio system and even a 30-colour ambient lighting system, depending on the options you choose.


The 2022 Golf R will certainly please drivers who expect the best performance from their sports cars, not to mention a stylish design and great fuel efficiency.

Want to know all about the 2022 Volkswagen Golf R and its price, or learn more about our Volkswagen promotions and financement Volkswagen options? Then simply stop by for a visit at Complexe VW 440, your Volkswagen dealer near the North Shore of Montreal, Blainville and Boisbriand!

2022 Volkswagen Golf R: Price and Specs

2022 Golf R Spec Sheet
Base price $48,259 (6-speed manual), $49,659 (7-speed automatic)
Engine 2.0 L TSI 4-cylinder with 315 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque
Drivetrain 4MOTION
0—100 km/h 4,7 seconds
Top speed 270 km/h
Cargo volume 564-977 liters
Consumption city/highway 11.8/8.3 L/100 km (manual transmission)
10.3/7.7 L/100 km (automatic)