• Specialist tuner Oettinger offers performance package for the Mk7 VW Golf GTI
• Aerodynamic kit includes rear diffuser and rear roof spoiler
• Up to 350hp generated with the package
• Available in Germany this August for 1,990 Euros ($2629.59)
The seventh-generation Volkswagen Golf GTI, commonly referred to as the “hot hatch” receives more power and styling modifications from specialist tuner Oettinger of Friedrichsdorf in Hessen, Germany with a complete package that will be available (in Germany) this August for 1,990 Euros or roughly $2629.59.
According to a european car First Drive of the 2015 VW GTI, stock performance numbers are as follows: 210hp at 4500-6200rpm, 258 lb-ft at 1500-4400rpm, 0-60mph in 6.7sec and a top speed of 152mph.
With Oettinger’s performance package, the GTI’s 2.0L turbo-four engine can generate up to 350hp made possible by a sport exhaust system, new intercooler and custom air intakes with sport filters. The exhaust features twin tailpipes on either side of the rear. Also available is a limited slip differential, upgraded clutch and brakes.
For the exterior, the Oettinger Mk7 aerodynamic kit consists of a front spoiler with separate splitter, side skirts, rear diffuser and roof spoiler. The roof spoiler includes open R-Flaps for a sportier appearance. By the end of 2013, new ultra-lightweight Oettinger 10-spoke sport rims in the stylish finishes “Black Redline” or “Black Silverline” will also be available. For those with a GTD, the aero package will fit as well.