EVO 9 vs GOLF R

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  • Published on Mar 22, 2019
  • It's JDM vs Euro as Marty brings his newly purchased modified EVO9 to race against Moog's stock Golf R
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  • Mighty Car Mods
    Mighty Car Mods  3 months ago +212

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    • pangtsr
      pangtsr Month ago

      Guys i think you need to check this out evo!!
      It just broke the dragster world record. The team is now going to try and get into the 6 second range!!! It’s insane. You got to arrange a meeting with them, and have them beef up your evo!
      ruclip.com/video/AExmWAc-8oQ/video.html

    • Zayn Sek
      Zayn Sek 3 months ago

      Mighty Car Mods to

    • Kermit the Frog
      Kermit the Frog 3 months ago

      JOIN the Golf R Community on Reddit. We need more friends on there.

    • Mathew Verhaaf
      Mathew Verhaaf 3 months ago

      I think you boys need an apprentice to train, make it me 🤞

    • Lamis Farah
      Lamis Farah 3 months ago

      Mighty Car Mods Nn
      Kh

  • Mr jacX
    Mr jacX 4 days ago

    Im wait for Evo 9 Mr vs Impreza S204!

  • AK829 THM
    AK829 THM 15 days ago

    the world can win Evo only GTR. and Other All take go back home backing

  • Grumpy Sega Tech
    Grumpy Sega Tech 16 days ago

    Marty was being too ginger with that evo. He should've had that thing on 3 wheels through the turns. That vw stood no chance against the evo.

  • DryAssChicken
    DryAssChicken 17 days ago

    Evos here bought off Craigslist or Facebook market place are only around 20k for the 2003-2010s

  • Niaros Kostas
    Niaros Kostas 17 days ago

    ONLY EVO

  • Callum Outridge
    Callum Outridge 17 days ago

    What’s the trance backing music?

  • jeabond steady
    jeabond steady 21 day ago

    Evo winner

  • FPVREVIEWS
    FPVREVIEWS 23 days ago

    Marty Car Mods

  • Adam Warren
    Adam Warren 27 days ago

    MCM guys, would you have a Focus RS over that GTI? ;)

  • Christoforos Paphitis

    TBH i did expect a close race, the EVO does not shine on the track as much as it does on real world roads.

  • Xii
    Xii Month ago

    MCM never did a skyline once...

  • Ty Bentley
    Ty Bentley Month ago

    Golf:hmmmhmmm
    Evo: BAAAP BAAAAAP

  • The Pretender
    The Pretender Month ago

    All German cars sucks! looks great but always some electrical problem ! il take my Rice cooker all day! The Race was almost like Seeing Initial D all over again haha

  • art infotainment
    art infotainment Month ago

    The EVO sounds so sexy!!!!

  • Tony Garces
    Tony Garces Month ago

    Good to see you guys taking cars around a proper race track to compare and enjoy. Not just this straight line stuff that has just gotten boring.

  • macstmanj3
    macstmanj3 Month ago

    If you had the choice and you didn't choose a Subaru you're a fool. A damn fool.

  • Tony King
    Tony King Month ago

    Excuses dippey excuses. Except defeat dippey is going to get spanked

  • Osha G
    Osha G Month ago

    Fake

  • Tim M
    Tim M Month ago

    Congrats on the Evo purchase. Its an excellent platform. How far are you going to push the stock bottom end? Typically 400-420wtq (dynojet) is where they will live a long time. Any plans to build a stroker?

  • Ray Man
    Ray Man Month ago +3

    Evo vs golf? Really? Its a foregone conclusion mate. Evo hands down

    • Ray Man
      Ray Man Month ago +1

      @Jacob Beard hahahaha. Me too bro. I hv the evo, hence myy bias. Haha. Actually both great cars

    • Jacob Beard
      Jacob Beard Month ago

      Ray Man Haha yeah, I’ve always loved Evos. Never had the chance to drive one though. I’ve got a golf R so there’s my bias

    • Ray Man
      Ray Man Month ago +1

      @Jacob Beard hahahaha. Nope. The evo is a sexier car as well. Dude, no matter how hard you try to talk up the golf (much like these guys did), the evo will still top any golf. Daym i am so irritated by how that bearded guy try to imply that the golf is even in the league of the evo. Face it dude, its not!!!! I hv driven both. Damn!!!

    • Jacob Beard
      Jacob Beard Month ago

      But now that they’ve gone to town with the Golf, the Evo has no chance

  • Brad Collier
    Brad Collier Month ago

    What are the rims called? @MightyCarMods

  • Kevin Nguyen
    Kevin Nguyen Month ago

    Lots of excuses for the golf lol 😂
    The evo is 2006 maybe ?
    The golf R is 2012+
    Big gap in technology
    And the evo won period
    Try them both off road where the evo will shine though with its Rally Heritage 😉
    Also evo 8-9s are around 15k-25k
    Not 45k

  • laena singline
    laena singline Month ago

    Gc8 vs evo9

  • Sadri badaboom Stockholm

    Evo 9 the best, i wish they made it still today

    • Ouiya4200
      Ouiya4200 Month ago +1

      ive got 109k miles on mine runs like a champ!

  • Chai Lee
    Chai Lee Month ago

    NO ONE HAS..😂😂😂😂

  • Lol Ni
    Lol Ni Month ago

    l'Evo ? La meilleure voiture de tous les temps pour rouler sur des routes de montagnes quelques soient les conditions ! Seuls ceux/celles qui ne l'ont pas assez conduite peuvent prétendre le contraire... Facile, permissive, efficace, bref aucune auto, même plus moderne ne peut donner autant de plaisir sur petite route ! La Golf c'est une auto rigoureuse, efficace même, mais nettement moins jouissive à conduire qu'un Evo ! Et on ne parle pas de neige... Car avec 4 clous l'Evo se transforme en caisse de rallye alors que la Golf sera un enfer si vous voulez vous amusez ! Et oui, sur l'Evo on peut encore rouler au pied gauche pour la neige ou même la pluie..... Sur les autres c'est l'électronique qui s'en charge et c'est vachement moins sympa et surtout moins efficace...

  • TONY MELNIK
    TONY MELNIK Month ago +2

    I have a 7.5 r Apr stage 1 and Reso delete , it's the perfect daily, very impressed with it.

  • Onyii Ilo
    Onyii Ilo Month ago

    I don't know but between evo and RS, I will take the RS, sell it and get an evo 😂

  • Blue Haze
    Blue Haze Month ago +1

    Why do you guys talk tooo much?! Less talking and more racing man!

  • Nicky Davies
    Nicky Davies Month ago +1

    The evo needs a driver upgrade no way a golf r is quicker in the bends than an evo and uv got a top spec golf why not a fq400 evo ?

    • Because Racecar
      Because Racecar Month ago

      Marty seems to be a better driver than Moog lol, I think you're just mad because an overhyped JDM sedan got the work from a little hatchback lmao

  • Ricardo Robledo
    Ricardo Robledo Month ago

    pilotos con poca destrezas

  • Test Drive Scotland
    Test Drive Scotland Month ago +1

    The 7r is almost ungolf like, they handle really well. Great vid.

  • itsadubsession
    itsadubsession 2 months ago

    "Your brakes are smoking"

  • Optimus Prime
    Optimus Prime 2 months ago +1

    Focus RS was mentioned and I am happy. I would love to see some more videos with the Focus RS. Please!!

    • Keith Prinn
      Keith Prinn Month ago

      I wanted that too. Maybe scared off by going further by the head gasket issues?

  • David Martin
    David Martin 2 months ago

    Those tyres scrubbing the arches on the Evo 😱

  • incognito 82
    incognito 82 2 months ago

    I though golf r's were 2 doors

  • Wesley
    Wesley 2 months ago +4

    Regardless the outcome that Evo looks 10x nicer at the end of the day. I know it's not that old of a car but they really don't make them like they use to.

    • Wesley
      Wesley Month ago

      @Amadeus Bellenger to each there own. I really don't know much about the golf series but I'd imagine they don't have cast iron blocks and can't make the power those evos can make. I'd also be asleep driving an automatic sports car myself. I've always enjoyed a more analog car.

    • Amadeus Bellenger
      Amadeus Bellenger Month ago

      You are Dreaming, the Wolfsburg Golf R is wayyyyyy nicer and its practically stock

  • Chris J
    Chris J 2 months ago +1

    EVO looks way better than the golf.

  • Edward Kondek
    Edward Kondek 2 months ago +1

    What this proves is how great the golf r is because it’s not designed to be a track car

  • mrdriver511
    mrdriver511 2 months ago

    The golf R isn’t a real all wheel drive its a FWD whit the rear to assist when the front losses grip while the EVO got a center transfer case that can send the power to rear or front so it can do power slides while ur golf wil just understeer on the limit

  • yavin99
    yavin99 2 months ago

    I think Marty should sell TooSexy he really dont need it.

  • yavin99
    yavin99 2 months ago +2

    Ive had 2 Wolfsburg GLX Passats with VR6 and Wolfsburg just means it was actually built in Wolfsburg Germany.

  • yavin99
    yavin99 2 months ago

    I wish I had a WRX and an EVO because I love them both although I think I would slightly rather have an EVO but their both cool cars.

  • Ronny Vasquez
    Ronny Vasquez 2 months ago

    After race in a track you need a lap of cold down your engine and brakes, taking off a protection plate from the brakes helps a lot to have a better air flow into the brakes

  • meanddrew
    meanddrew 2 months ago

    what wheels is marty running on the evo?

  • Kessler George
    Kessler George 2 months ago

    Channel’s still fun & all but umm... yeah, get a rwd gents. I dunno why, but a complete lack of traction and lots of horsies to facilitate said lack of traction is still more interesting to trogs like moi.
    Cheers!

  • TewdPlays
    TewdPlays 2 months ago +1

    Moog should get a Golf Mk2 and make it super fast^^

  • Travis Powell
    Travis Powell 2 months ago

    Should never jumpstart cars by linking jumper cables battery to battery. On the flat vehicle should hook earth to engine lift lug or body earth. When vehicle starts alt starts charging and end up with 2 cars charging one battery. Can explide batteries or fry computers.

  • Sdmoparman in SD
    Sdmoparman in SD 2 months ago

    It's weird, you guys commented at how expensive WRXs were in the states when you did the roadkill thing, I had no idea Evo 9s were so pricey in Oz... they can be had for about 12-25k here depending on mods and condition...

  • Jayhawker340
    Jayhawker340 2 months ago

    Flash that Golf R with Unitronic and that EVO won’t stand a chance

  • under Construction
    under Construction 2 months ago

    Can you guys upload just the first person view only version?

  • Andrew Smedley
    Andrew Smedley 2 months ago +2

    wolfsburg is the town of the VW factory man.

  • Dan J
    Dan J 2 months ago

    Did the VW brakes survive? A friend had an Opel/Vauxhall Astra OPC with big brembos on the track last week an the break pads where cracked afterwards so had to replaced them. Modern cars are just to heavy ...

  • The OldSchoolGamer
    The OldSchoolGamer 2 months ago

    What's nice with the Golf is that's it's kind of a sleeper. Does't appear to be fast but kind of is. The EVO looks incredibly sexy and sounds great but everybody knows an EVO is fast.

  • Treven Flack
    Treven Flack 2 months ago

    Just wanted to say i love your videos especially this one cause i personally own a 2016 golf r mk7 and i cant wait to put some work into it but i have done close to the listed top speed in it and its such a fun car to drive

  • RangerVt 802
    RangerVt 802 2 months ago

    Why does the golf have a padel shifter. So hard to shift manual

  • Gillian Johnstone
    Gillian Johnstone 2 months ago

    Why does the Golf R only make 215bhp?

  • Martti Suomivuori
    Martti Suomivuori 2 months ago

    Your positive energy is gold. Never grow old, please!

  • Doyoukown Uay
    Doyoukown Uay 2 months ago

    EVO 9 is much better looking tho

  • G.J. P.
    G.J. P. 2 months ago +1

    wolfsburg is the city in which VW has its HQ and main facility

  • Jason Burn
    Jason Burn 2 months ago +1

    Love to see what you would do with a Mk7.5... Stage 1 tune taking it up to 370-380bhp would slam that Evo. Mine is now running close to 400bhp with very little work.

  • RoobehTunes
    RoobehTunes 2 months ago

    Redo this with a fixed TOO3VO!

  • Let's Make
    Let's Make 2 months ago +2

    Evo 9 my favourite😍❤💘

  • Gossip
    Gossip 2 months ago

    Money for nothing and your chicks for free.

  • Aaron Eldridge
    Aaron Eldridge 2 months ago

    Now that you guys have 2 good all wheel drive cars you need to go rally racing! Get them in the dirt! The RS and Evo.

  • Jesus Christ
    Jesus Christ 2 months ago

    Legend VS shitbox

  • nick sutcliffe
    nick sutcliffe 2 months ago

    great video mates

  • asb
    asb 2 months ago

    Luddenham raceway for life!

  • David Payne
    David Payne 2 months ago

    Wolfsburg Edition its given to select models to of golf to pay respects to the town in Germany were its made i had a 90 Jetta here in the states back in the early 2k that was a Wolfsburg it didn't have anything better than the none model other than the fancy badge

  • geoff donovan
    geoff donovan 2 months ago +3

    Swear to god these guys own like 12 cars each at this point lol

  • zippy0099
    zippy0099 2 months ago

    This would be a phenomenal matchup for a professional driver in the golf and see if Marty can keep up in the evo9!!

  • R C
    R C 2 months ago

    3 pedals FTW

  • Khaled Asas
    Khaled Asas 2 months ago

    yea about that , you should say Video sponsored by Volkswagen Das Auto !

  • mrnicktoyou
    mrnicktoyou 2 months ago +1

    If that's just a Golf then that Evo is just a Lancer. And a Golf is much nicer than a crappy Lancer.

  • Grant Bortner
    Grant Bortner 2 months ago

    That was the best race you're ever filmed! Commentating and all!!

  • Aldrei Estanque
    Aldrei Estanque 2 months ago

    Put enkei rpf1 on evo9

  • John Arscott
    John Arscott 2 months ago +1

    The TSI on the cover of the golf now stands for too sexys injection, as it injected life into the golf

  • Мурат Шаймарданкулов

    Как ни крути немец это немец. GOLF 🇩🇪💪

  • strattus99
    strattus99 2 months ago

    golf r....lol!

  • David Keller
    David Keller 2 months ago

    PLEASE SUPE UP YOURE GOLF R MOOG!!!!!! Would love to see those videos of you absolutely making that Golf a maaaaaad car dude :)

  • SeventhSon Metin2
    SeventhSon Metin2 2 months ago

    evo

  • DJ FutureBass [JR]
    DJ FutureBass [JR] 2 months ago

    Love vw

  • aldwin villareal
    aldwin villareal 2 months ago

    Why don’t you guys build a civic but this time for real, give it a like so they can see it. #JDMcivic

  • Emre İnan
    Emre İnan 2 months ago

    THE FACT IS DSG IF U COMPARE MANUAL EVO WILL DOMINATE EVERYWHERE

    • Dave Bacigalupo
      Dave Bacigalupo 2 months ago

      They shift fast for sure, no one can argue that. I'd wager here the big turbo was taking long to spool compared to the NA Golf. Possibly not tuned great too, seemed like it should have been faster on the straight.

  • One If Only
    One If Only 2 months ago +1

    Awesome channel guys. Hello from Santa Cruz, California! (Nice shirt by the way). Color me subscribed.

  • IndustryNews
    IndustryNews 2 months ago +2

    You have manual vs a dual clutch automatic. That’s a biggg advantage. That means constant boost between shifts and extremely fast shift times. On top of that, the 4Gs shine with how much power they can make off of simple bolt ons. FBO for FBO the evo is another monster. Great cars but this ones easily going to the Evo.

  • 3v4761
    3v4761 2 months ago

    Poor golf....those brakes can't handle all that weight

  • 123 789
    123 789 2 months ago +1

    Evo goes up in value golf r will drop the minute u drive it out of the factory

  • 123 789
    123 789 2 months ago

    Ah is this even a question... evo 9 ftw. Everyones uncle and aunt drives a golf r. The evo is a raw mechanical real drivers car where as the golf is basically a computer

  • spadgm
    spadgm 2 months ago

    Do up the Golf R, it would be sick!

  • Anthony Aguilar
    Anthony Aguilar 2 months ago

    Evo so beautiful

  • Refillz *
    Refillz * 2 months ago

    I'd go with the Evo, looks better. Raw in performance and easy to go fast in! 400whp evos are running 10s! And it doesn't take much to get that power range.

  • Han Solo
    Han Solo 2 months ago +2

    The stock R should stand no chance on a track.. I have one and my friend has evo X. That car is really fast around corners.

  • Tayshir Faiyaz
    Tayshir Faiyaz 2 months ago

    Would love to see both of these cars on a drag strip.

  • James Ric
    James Ric 2 months ago

    Lol the Golf R is an AUTOMATIC TRANNY.

  • Jeremy Martens
    Jeremy Martens 2 months ago

    i dont know, but here in germany, the golf r and gti are very respectable cars

    • robby lebotha
      robby lebotha 2 months ago

      @Jeremy Martens similar to Africa lol except for the models I mentioned

    • Jeremy Martens
      Jeremy Martens 2 months ago

      @robby lebotha ah. Allright. In Germany, the AMGs are grandpa cars. Generally Mercedes has the status of being leased by old people xD but the golfs are concidered younglings cars

    • robby lebotha
      robby lebotha 2 months ago

      @Jeremy Martens true. I was stating the standout respected cars in south africa for interest sake

    • Jeremy Martens
      Jeremy Martens 2 months ago

      @robby lebotha but s3 and c64 is a whole other league of performance

    • robby lebotha
      robby lebotha 2 months ago

      In south africa too. Along with the S3/RS3 and AMG C63/A45

  • BULGA19
    BULGA19 2 months ago

    This accent...where are these guys from?

  • SnapIndigo -
    SnapIndigo - 2 months ago

    There lines suck. They both look slow

  • SQLrs
    SQLrs 2 months ago +25

    You drive this evo like a fwd...

    • Christoforos Paphitis
      Christoforos Paphitis Month ago

      truth be told on the track it's all about racing lines and braking points, yes you could shave a few miliseconds at the cost of tyre wear if you power through the corner and let the YAW control sort out the skid, like I said in another comment the EVO really shines on real world roads, not as much in the tracks. Of course we don't know about the EVO tune, in general most EVO tunes I have seen make the car worse than the original setting. Also another important part of the EVO are the tyres and they work best (huge difference) with AVS tires