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Volkswagen Golf R Brings DSG Glory On Drag Strip!

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How good is a stock DSG gearbox from Volkswagen? Well, according to a 1,233hp old Volkswagen Golf R, the DSG is a stellar creation.

The modded Golf R has been tuned for excessive power and it rides on AWD with a stock DSG setup. In a bid to see how well the gearbox manages the power, the car was sent to the drag strip for a quarter-mile challenge and it created a new record.

So, how fast is the Golf R? The car completed the challenge in an amazing time of 8.76 seconds with a peak speed of 267.9km/h. That’s just purely insane and you can check it out below.