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The Volkswagen Golf GTI keeps things fresh and familiar

The latest hot hatch will be no stranger to the GTI faithful.

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The hot hatch standard is back.

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The eighth-generation Volkswagen Golf GTI debuted ahead of the 2020 Geneva Motor Show with evolutionary looks.

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It feels familiar, yet different.

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The front gets a ton of lights, for better or worse.

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The back keeps things simple with LED taillights, dual exhausts and a diffusor.

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The biggest changes are inside.

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There's a digital cockpit as standard with a 10.25-inch driver's screen and a 10-inch screen to the right of them.

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I do love the chunky steering wheel.

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Oh, yes, there's plaid upholstery. Thank god.

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This is the weird gear selector for the seven-speed dual-clutch transmission, but a six-speed manual is standard.

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Keep clicking or scrolling to see more of the new Golf GTI!

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