The 2014 Volkswagen Beetle GSR is a special addition VW Beetle.
With a production run of just 3500 units worldwide, this sporty version of the Beetle harkens back to the GSR (Gelb Schwarzer Renner or “Yellow Black Racer”) introduced forty years ago.
The VW Beetle GSR marked the debut of the new EA888 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder TSI engine which generates 210 horsepower.
You’ll also see this engine on the Jetta GLI and Beetle Turbo for the 2013 model year and it’ll give them an additional 10 horsepower.
Check out the TFLcar first drive review as Nicole and Roman test drive the new 2014 Volkswagen Beetle GSR in Napa Valley.