Being powered by a 2.0 L OHC engine with 2 valves per cylinder, the 2.0 model was designed as an entry-level model of the GTI lineup.
Need for Speed: Underground
In Need for Speed: Underground, the Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0L is unlocked by default and can be selected by the player as their first car in Underground Mode. It can be bought for 8,000 in-game cash, making it the cheapest car players can choose from.
The Golf GTI has the slowest acceleration and the lowest top speed out of all starter cars, but makes it up with decent cornering performance. When fully upgraded, the GTI is capable of a high top speed and comes closer to most cars in terms of acceleration.
Need for Speed: Underground Rivals
The Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0L can be purchased for $22,000 in Need for Speed: Underground Rivals and is unlocked from the beginning of the game.
- A grey Golf GTI is driven by Underground Mode character José.
- The Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0L and the Peugeot 206 are the only European specification vehicles featured in Need for Speed: Underground.
|Volkswagen Golf (Model Range)|
|GTI (Mk1) · GTI (Mk4) · GTI (Mk5) · R32 (Mk5) · GTI (Mk7)|
|Need for Speed: Underground - Vehicles|
|Vehicles||Acura Integra Type R (Honda Integra Type R) · Acura RSX · Dodge Neon · Ford Focus · Honda Civic Si · Honda S2000 · Hyundai Tiburon GT (Hyundai Coupe) · Mazda Miata (Mazda MX-5 · Mazda RoadsterJP) · Mazda RX-7 · Mitsubishi Eclipse · Mitsubishi Lancer · Nissan 240SX · Nissan 350Z (Nissan Fairlady ZJP) · Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V · Nissan Skyline GT-R · Peugeot 206 · Subaru Impreza · Toyota Celica · Toyota Supra · Volkswagen Golf GTI|
|Traffic||Civil Car · Pickup Truck · SUV · Taxi · Van|
|Parentheses () denote vehicle names in European and Asian releases, JP denotes vehicle names in Japanese releases|
|Need for Speed: Underground Rivals - Vehicles|
|Cars||Chevrolet Corvette Z06 · Dodge Charger R/T · Dodge Neon · Ford Focus ZX3 · Ford Mustang · Ford SVT Mustang Cobra R · Mazda MX-5 · Mazda RX-7 · Mazda RX-8 · Mitsubishi Eclipse · Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII · Nissan 240SX · Nissan 350Z · Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V · Nissan Skyline GT-R · Pontiac GTO · Subaru WRX STi · Toyota Celica GT-S · Toyota Supra · Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0L|
|Traffic||Pickup Truck · SUV · Van|