- Model year 2007 changes from model year 2006 [vwvortex]
- 2006 GTI Order Guide (PDF)
- "2006 US SPEC GTI INFORMATION THREAD" [vwvortex]
- German GTI brochure (PDF): lots of pics, but is in German.
- Pics of pages of GTI Accessories Book [vwvortex]:
- New car delivery checklist: preparation, what to bring, what to do, etc. when picking up your new car.
- How much does it weigh:
- 6-speed (?), 1/2 tank of gas [vwvortex]: 3141 lbs. (weighed "at the track").
- 2006 MkV GTI, 6M, package 2, 17" wheels, 1/2 tank of gas [vwvortex]: 3140 lbs. ("I went with a friend of mine to an automotive scale." A Mini Cooper S weighs mid-2700 lbs. on the same scale.)
- Package 0, 17" wheels, full tank of gas: 3151 lbs., weighed on electronic corner-weighing scale (note that the weight figures don't add up exactly, probably due to rounding by the scale):
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