Combined golf with 184- hp diesel

Wolfsburg, 28 January 2015

The abbreviation stands for GTD VW for " Gran Turismo Diesel" and connects since 1982, first placed on the Golf II, sporty and fuel-efficient driving. Now, the three letters for the first time adorn a golf wagon. The new Golf GTD variant has its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show ( March 5 to 15 2015) and is now available to order for 31,975 euros.

known engine

For propulsion in the VW Golf GTD Variant a two-liter turbo diesel with 184 hp and 380 Newton meters ensures maximum torque. The four-cylinder diesel engine is already available in the Seat Leon Skoda Octavia RS and ST Combi. The new top diesel golf engine for a lasting 7.9 seconds sprint from zero to 100 km ensures Combined consumption should be at 4.4 liters per 100 kilometers.

Sporty exterior

In addition GTD bumpers and radiator grille in honeycomb structure of the new diesel variant is equipped with tinted tail lights and sill extensions, 17-inch aluminum rims (optional 18-inch model ), black roof rails and chrome-plated twin tailpipes features. Also standard on board are bi-xenon headlights, a progressive steering and a lowered by 15 millimeters sport suspension. Red brake calipers and tinted windows, there is an extra charge.

Sporty Series Indoor

Inside, you cross illuminated door sill protectors and can take on cloth sports seats (option on leather or Alcantara ) space. These black roof lining, black decorative inserts and panels and pedals come in stainless steel. The Golf GTD Variant is controlled with a standard multifunction leather steering wheel.

This costs the competition

The premiere to take place right now, is no accident: Infected but just the Ford Focus ST combi a two-liter diesel with 185 hp and 400 Nm of maximum torque proud under the hood. Ford calls as the base price only 30,600 Euro for the top diesel including trunk. If you want partout the VW group stay, there must be at least 31,290 euros for a Skoda Octavia Combi RS or 28,610 euros for an equivalent Seat Leon ST . (ml)