For more than four decades, one Volkswagen model has been delivering the style and performance car enthusiasts love. Now, the Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback is planning its eighth generation for 2021, and Patrick Motors Volkswagen in Auburn, MA has your sneak peek.

Here at our Washington Street dealership, we're still enjoying a nice selection of topnotch 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI models, like the one pictured above. But that doesn't mean we're not excited about and looking forward to seeing what the future of this beloved model holds.

The first Volkswagen Golf GTI generation, called the Mark I, debuted back in 1976. Since then, this popular compact hatchback has been delivering the excitement drivers throughout the greater Worcester and Shrewsbury, MA area love.

With the 2021 model on the horizon, Volkswagen is now planning on the release of the highly anticipated 8th generation of this car, aptly named the Mark VIII. To pique your interest, we have three things we're looking forward to that we want to share:

  1. The 2021 Golf GTI will have more power, with the turbocharged four-cylinder engine expected to put out 245 horsepower next year, up from the 228 horsepower it delivers now.
  2. The 2021 model also gets an exterior makeover that longtime fans and newcomers to this car will notice even from a distance.
  3. Slip inside the 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI, and marvel in its completely redesigned interior, complete with high-end materials and new technology, such as a new dual-screen infotainment system on the dash.

Learn more about the current crop of Golf GTI models we have in stock and get more details about the upcoming version by reaching out to the Volkswagen experts on our team. We can answer any questions you might have, including anticipated dates for when we expect to see this car in person at our Auburn dealership.

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