About The Fahrenheit GLI

The Fahrenheit GLI was a special edition for the 2007 model year based on the standard GLI. Only available in the USA, the car had these features:

  • 2.0T engine making 200 hp and 207 ft/lbs of torque
  • Optional 6-speed DSG transmission with paddle shifting
  • 18" Charleston wheels
  • Same leather sports seats as in the GLI, heated
  • One exterior colour: Fahrenheit Yellow
  • "Fahrenheit" badge on rear hatch
  • Fahrenheit yellow interior accent trim
  • Fahrenheit yellow stitching on the floor mats, shift boot, brake handle and steering wheel
  • Only 1,200 units for the USA.
  • Cars are numbered via a plaque on the steering wheel
  • Sunroof is standard
back to top of page

Volkswagen Press Release About The Fahrenheit GLI


AUBURN HILLS, Michigan, 2006 October 4 – Fahrenheit GLI introduces a splashy color to the GLI lineup ... with an exclusive Fahrenheit yellow exterior and yellow trim and stitching in the interior. The manual transmission model is priced at $27,880 and the automatic at $28,955. The Fahrenheit GLI will also only be available in 1,200 special edition models.

Each of these 1,200 models will come with a Fahrenheit badge and its unique limited edition number on a three-spoke perforated leather steering wheel, adding to the car’s individuality. This special edition offers European sport tuned suspension; 18-inch “Charleston” alloy wheels; “Fahrenheit” badging; heated leather sports seats; a sunroof; yellow interior trim; yellow stitching on the floor mats, [shift] boot, brake handle and steering wheel; and optional Sirius Satellite Radio.

Note: The above text is an editted press release published by Volkswagen.

back to top of page