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Old 11-14-2014, 02:12 AM   #1
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Golf R 400 - The new RS may have some serious competition.

http://www.carmagazine.co.uk/Secret-...uper-Golf-GTI/

2.0L with 400+ HP?
Suddenly SUV engines (e.g. the 2.0L EcoBoost) just don't cut it anymore.




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Old 11-14-2014, 09:40 AM   #2
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Sadly, these kind of power battles have been going on for decades in Europe. I'm just glad it's starting to trickle over to the states. Can't wait to see if they can actually sell these cars over here.
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Sadly?

Who is sad about a small 400HP engine?
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Old 11-14-2014, 01:57 PM   #4
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... Because we haven't been getting them?
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^^ This.

I'm not sad that they are happening. I'm just sad that we've missed out on all the great products that have been produced in the past. It will be years before I can ever afford any of these new car coming out, but it will be awesome to have them on the market now.
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currently you can buy 355hp out of a 2.0TURBO in the Merc CLA 45 AMG
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... Because we haven't been getting them?
Your point is well taken.
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