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Model: Golf Cabriolet Black Edition


Model Information

All Black Editions sold in the UK were GTIs.

Also referred to as Black Special and All Black.

Very limited number produced.

Original MSRP

Model M-code(s)





Standard Equipment

Optional Equipment


  • GL: EW, EX with carburetor; JH with Bosch K-Jetronic fuel injection
  • 4R 4-speed manual transmission (EW)
  • 4T 5-speed manual transmission (EW, EX)
  • 9A 5-speed manual transmission (JH)
  • GLI/GTI: DX with Bosch K-Jetronic fuel injection
  • 9A 5-speed manual transmission


  • Black vinyl convertible top
  • 13" Tarantula alloy wheels (1984-1985); 13" Zandvoort alloy wheels (1986)

Interior & Electrical

  • Front sports seats with height adjust
  • MFA instrument cluster with DX engine
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel and gearshift boot
  • Gamma stereo radio
  • 3-speed automatic transmission
  • TKA (EW)
  • TJA (EX)
  • TNA (JH)
  • Cruise control
  • Air conditioning
  • Power steering
  • Stereo-cassette radio

Color Combinations & Codes




Paint: Montego Black Metallic, LY9V

Roof: Black

Paint: Montego Black Metallic, LY9V

Roof: Black

Interior Code: 01 / 59

Carpet: Black