What is the difference between a Mk5 and MK6 GTI?

What is the difference between a Mk5 and MK6 GTI?

General info. The Volkswagen Golf Mk6, introduced in January 2009, wasn’t an entirely new model compared to the Mk5 that went before it ā€“ instead, it was more of a heavy facelift, with a revised interior, new bumpers and lights and a new range of engines.

Is the MK6 GTI any good?

The gearbox works quite well and makes life quite easy. The suspension is also quite good and finds the right balance between sporty and comfortable, considering it is a GTI. It didn’t sacrifice too much of the feedback and handling while being still quite comfortable for a long drive.

What does Jetta MK6 mean?

MK6: 2012 Beetle These cars are based off of the latest and greatest 6th generation A class chassis. A3: Jetta This was the 3rd generation Jetta that was sold from 1993- mid 1999. Also called the MK3 or MKIII.

What BHP is a Mk5 GTI golf?

197 bhp
The Golf GTI features a 2.0 litre turbocharged inline 4-cylinder petrol engine with Fuel Stratified Injection (FSI) direct-injection technology, which produces 200PS (147 kW/197 bhp).

What years are Mk5 GTI?

Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk5 Specifications

Model Golf GTI Mk5
Year of production 2004 ā€“ 2008
Layout Front-engine, front-wheel drive
Engine Inline 4-cylinder Fuel Stratified Injection
Capacity 2.0-litres

What is the fastest Volkswagen car?

New Volkswagen Golf R

  • New VW Golf R is the most powerful Golf ever made, trumping the outgoing model for pace and acceleration.
  • 320 PS engine sends the R from 0-62mph in 4.7 seconds.
  • Go for the ‘R-Performance’ pack and you’ll get a special ‘Drift’ button as well as a drive mode specifically for the track.

How fast is a GTI Mk6?


Model Engine type/code Top speed
1.8 TSI 1,798 cc (110 cu in) I4 (CDAA) 220 km/h (137 mph)
GTI 1,984 cc (121 cu in) I4 (CCZB) 240 km/h (149 mph) 238 km/h (148 mph) (DSG)
GTI “35” 1,984 cc (121 cu in) I4 (CDLG) 247 km/h (153 mph)
2.5* 2,480 cc (151 cu in) I5 (BGQ/CBUA/CBTA) 209 km/h (130 mph) (elec. limited)

Is Jetta discontinued?

VW Jetta sedan was built on PQ35 platform which is no longer being used globally. The Indian arm of German automaker, Volkswagen India has discontinued its iconic Beetle and Jetta sedan in India. The two cars have been officially taken off from Volkswagen India’s website.

When did VW stop making the Mk4 Jetta?

In mid 2005 VW released the MK5 Jetta which replaced the MK4 Jetta in the U.S. (The MK4 Jetta station wagon and sedan was sold in Canada for the 2006 model year.) The MK4 Golf and GTI were replaced in mid 2006 by the Rabbit and MK5 GTI respectively. The MK5 Jetta sedan was continued through 2010.

Is the Jetta Sportwagen the same as the Mk6?

MK6:Jetta SportWagen The MK6 Jetta SportWagen got the same front end as the MK6 Golf and was sold from mid 2010 through 2014. It is called the Golf SportWagen outside of the US. MK6:2012 Beetle These cars are based off of the latest and greatest 6th generation A class chassis.

When did the VW Golf Mk4 come out?

MK4 applies to Golf and GTI sold in the U.S. from mid 1999 through 2006 and Jetta sold from mid 1999 through 2005.5. The 1998-2010 New Beetle is also built off of the MK4 chassis. MK5: Jetta, GTI and Rabbit This is the “A” chassis but now in the 5th generation hence the MK5 designation.

What kind of car is a Volkswagen Mk4?

MK4:Jetta, Golf, GTI and New Beetle This is the 4th generation “A” size chassis that applies to many of the products we sell. These cars are also commonly referred to “A4” cars but since we also sell products for the Audi A4 we prefer to call these cars MK4 which is a shortened version of Mark 4 or fourth generation.