2007 Volkswagen GTI Overview

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2007 Volkswagen GTI Overview

The latest in a long line of German-engineered GTIs dating back more than three decades, to the days of the early Rabbit versions, the 2007 Volkswagen GTI is as fast as it looks -- and it looks mighty fast, with its racing-oriented front end design, red-striped grille, angled headlights, dashing roof line, horseshoe-patterned alloy wheels, and tricked-out interior. Power comes in the form of a turbocharged, direct-fuel-injected, intercooled, 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine that produces a respectable 200 horsepower. A six-speed manual transmission, with a great-looking sports shifter, is standard, while a six-speed automatic Tiptronic transmission, with a special gate for manual shifting, is optional. For 2007, the GTI is available in both two-door (coupe) and four-door (sedan) versions, with a lengthy list of standard features including air conditioning, power windows, remote power door locks, power exterior mirrors, dual front and side airbags, a sport steering wheel, six-way adjustable sports seats, a rear lip spoiler, and a 10-speaker AM/FM satellite-ready stereo system with an in-dash CD changer and steering-wheel-mounted radio controls. Other interior features include a three-spoke racing-inspired leather-wrapped steering wheel, alloy pedals, blue-glow instrument gauges, and extra grab handles (for use in those tight corners). Anti-lock brakes, traction control, and stability control are also part of the package. So how good is the 2007 Volkwagen GTI? Automobile Magazine designated the GTI its Automobile of the Year, and drivers praised its handling, performance, comfort, and safety features.

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    joshuamedina
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    Car

    my car catches every gear besides 2nd and reverse sometimes what can it be ??

    4 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
    pumpkin_happymobile1
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    Anyone Have The Owners Manual For The 2007 Vw Fahrenheit Model? I Just Bou...

    I just bought a used 2007 VW Fahrenheit and I need help with all the buttons on the dash. Anyone have a owners manual they don't need?

    379 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 years ago)
    ORANGECAR26
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    Check Engine Light

    CHECK ENGINE LIGHT HAS BEEN ON SINCE I GOT THE CAR NEW SPARADIC MISFIRE DIAGNOSE 150,000 MILES NEED TO GET EMISSIONS DONE IS IT WORTH FIXING

    1,249 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 years ago)
    svtv6
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    Lowering

    I am having H&R OEM springs installed on my 2007 MKV GTI (15,000 miles). The springs are supposed to lower the car 0.75" all around. The car has 18x8" wheels and 225/40R-18 tires. Would anyone who...

    338 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 years ago)
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    Just Got An 07 Gti Fahrenheit, Is Road Noise Normal? Can I Reduce It With ...

    184 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 years ago)