The Essential Buyer's Guide App

STOP! Don't buy a Golf GTI without the help of this App. Unique buyer’s guide covering VW Golf GTIs produced between 1976 and 1991 (Cabriolet 1979 to 1992). Great value for money!

Latest Updates

VW Golf GTI – The Essential Buyer's Guide has been rebuilt from the ground up to better support modern operating systems.

New features:
– Completely new UI and design.
– Support for latest devices.
– The user is now able to record and save details of as many vehicles as they like.
– A revamped interactive Evaluation section allows the user to make detailed assessments of each vehicle.
– A new Comparison section makes it quick and easy to look at the differences between the vehicles the user has viewed.
– New usability options include a colourblind mode for evaluation scoring to improve the clarity of the UI for affected users.

These updates are expected to expand to Android devices in the near future.


A unique App dedicated to VW Golf GTI's built from 1976-1992, including Mk1 Golf GTI and Mk1 GTI Campaign, Mk1 Golf Cabriolet GLI, Mk2 Golf GTI. Mk2 Golf GTI 8-valve and 16-valve, Mk2 Rallye Golf, Mk2 Golf G60. Meticulously researched with many model-specific photographs reproduced to illustrate genuinely useful and practical advice. Written by enthusiasts, the easily readable text is informative for the first time buyer, while still being of great value to those who have already owned a Golf GTI.

While old MkI Golfs have by now largely rusted away, the availability of MkII models at giveaway prices is plentiful ... that is until three magic letters – GTI – appear on the car’s front grille and hatch. Find a good example of the MkI with the aid of this guide and you are in clover! The Buyer’s Guide carefully charts all the models that an enthusiast just has to own, from the iconic late model MkI with its pocket rocket 1.8-litre engine and 5-speed box, through to the exclusive, extremely powerful and much sought-after limited edition Rallye Golf.

Packed with good advice – from running costs, through paperwork, vital statistics, valuation and the Golf GTI community, to will a Golf GTI fit in your garage and with your lifestyle? – the VW Golf GTI Essential Buyer's Guide App is THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE to choosing, assessing and buying the Golf GTI of your dreams. Buy the right Golf GTI, at the right price!


Check the true quality of a potential purchase with an interactive Evaluation process.
Record details on each vehicle and their owner, and assign a photo to each.
Compare viewed vehicles against one another to find the ideal vehicle for you.
Benefit from the valuable advice of VW Golf GTI experts
Get all the information you need to buy the perfect VW Golf GTI
Make sure you get great value for your hard-earned money!

About the author

Well known Volkswagen marque enthusiast, Richard Copping, has written numerous articles about the VW Golf over recent years. He is also the author of the definitive Golf book, VW Golf – Five generations of fun, published by Veloce (also available in eBook format). His expertise extends to all variations on the MkI and MkII Golf theme, including both Campaign and Rallye. A regular Concours d’ Elegance judge, Richard is the joint author of two other Buyer’s Guides published by Veloce, the VW Beetle Essential Buyer's Guide, (click here for the App version) and the VW Bus Essential Buyer's Guide (click here for the App version).

Having owned and repaired various models of Volkswagen since 1969, Ken Cservenka is a well known figure around the VW show scene. As well as being an occasional Concours d’ Elegance judge, he is renowned for his photography. His articles, photography and answers to technical queries have appeared in several popular magazines. He has also provided photography for several books and has previously co-written two books for the Veloce

App details

V number: AV4188. Base Price: £3.99 / $3.99. Available for iOS & Android.
To view the Veloce Digital app privacy policy click here
Stacks Image 3115

eBook info

eISBN: 978-1-845845-14-8 • eV number: eV4514 • Published: August 2012 • Language: English • Digital edition: First Digital Edition. Base eBook price: £10.99 / $12.99 / €13.99 (vendors may set their own prices, so actual prices may vary).
Stacks Image 278

Original Print book info

V4188 • Paperback • 19.5x13.9cm • £9.99 • 64 pages • 99 colour pictures • ISBN: 978-1-84584-188-1 • UPC: 636847041885. Price subject to change, P&P extra.

You may also be interested in ...

Search Veloce Digital …