Parkers overall rating: 4.8 out of 5 4.8

The Parkers VerdictThe Parkers Verdict

The Golf GTI is back with an impressive offering. Aside from the quality and refinement that comes with any Golf, the speed and performance of this thing is pretty sharp too.

The hot-hatch market is only getting more competitive and gaining a foothold over rivals is becoming increasingly difficult, but at the very least this latest GTI is as good as anything else on offer.

Perhaps the heritage and grandeur that comes with being a Golf GTI owner will be enough to sway consumers.

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