With the summer season just around the corner, Volkswagen has unveiled its enthusiast show fleet for 2016. Featuring five models from the brand’s lineup, these special show vehicles are inspired by the diverse interests of Volkswagen enthusiasts. The fleet is comprised of cars focusing on performance as well as style. The Volkswagen Enthusiast Fleet will be making stops at events around the country. To catch a glimpse of these cars in person, be sure to visit one of the following enthusiast shows:

The European Experience: Savannah, GA—5/14-15
Waterwerks at the Park: Tacoma, WA—6/26
Waterfest: Englishtown, NJ—7/16-17
Wolfsgart: Burlington, VT—8/5-7
Fastivus: Fontana, CA—8/13-14
H2O International: Ocean City, MD—10/1-2
NOLA Speed and Style: Westwego, LA—10/8-9

Golf 1.8T

Inspired by the famous Bali Green paint color from the Mk 1 Volkswagen Rabbit, this 2016 Golf 1.8T show car brings this classic look to the modern day.

Jetta GLI

This GLI is a show car that’s comfortable on the street while still providing plenty of speed on the racetrack.


This Passat is a nod to the large contingent of Volkswagen enthusiasts whose cars ride on air. It features a custom AccuAir E-Level TouchPad air management package installed by Boden Autohaus in Costa Mesa, CA.

Golf GTI

The GTI show car embodies the dual qualities of speed and style, mating a unique color scheme to this iconic hot hatch.

Golf R

Inspired by the Scirocco GT Black Edition that’s available in the U.K., this Golf R manual show car features a few subtle modifications that make it stand out from the crowd.