Vintage Review: VW Rabbit Diesel Extended-Use Report *Post updated with 60K-Miles Report



In my other post, Ads and More from Road & Track, June 1978– one of the comments asked to upload the Diesel Rabbit (Golf) report, so that we could compare this to present times’ Diesels. More to the point- VWs, in light of the recent Diesel debacle they’ve inserted themselves in.

* Scroll down for the updated report.

Here you go, click the images for better resolution:






As per the headline, I found among R&T’s July 1979 issue a 60,000 Miles update, so you can read about this car (and its calamities) further: