Lot 158 - 2008 Volkswagen Golf GTi Mk. V
|Sold - £7,738
- Low mileage
- Fully stamped Volkswagen service history from Japan
- ULEZ compliant
Sharing the Volkswagen Group A5 platform, it debuted at the Frankfurt Motor Show in October 2003 and went on sale in Europe one month later. The GTi comes with Volkswagen’s four-cylinder 2.0 litre Turbo engine (FSI) which gives it 197bhp. Transmissions include a six-speed manual or six-speed DSG. The Mk. V is now regarded as probably the best incarnation of the legendary GTi after the original Mk. I of 1976-1983 and is fast acquiring modern classic status.
This superb very low mileage, averaging less than 2,000 miles per year since new, example from Japan is presented in metallic grey with a GTi tartan grey cloth interior. A 2009 model year car, it is one of the last Mk. V Gti's. It comes with climate control, Xenon headlights, central locking, cruise control, UK sound system, electric windows, UK OEM sound system, mph speedometer and odometer and is ULEZ compliant. It also comes with a mileage guarantee certificate, fully stamped Volkswagen service history from Japan with 13 Volkswagen main dealer stamps (all with the same dealer suggesting one owner in Japan but not confirmed) and service sheets, instruction manuals, book pack and it has just had an oil service prior to auction.
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