The Golf R is powered by a 296bhp 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine with 380 Nm of torque. Compared to the sixth generation Golf R, the new model packs extra 30bhp and 30 Nm of torque. Power is sent to the road via the latest fifth-generation Haldex 4MOTION four-wheel drive system, enabling the fastest Gold ever to hit 0-62 mph in 4.9 seconds when fitted with the optional six-speed DSG gearbox. Top speed is electronically limited to 155 mph. The combined fuel economy is expected to be 39.8 mpg (40.9 mpg for the DSG version) with the six-speed manual and and CO2 emissions at 159 g/km. New 4MOTION four-wheel drive system can transfer almost 100 per cent of power to the rear axle when needed.
We continue our new gallery with images from the opening weekend of the 2014 Volkswagen Castrol Cup Poland. Marcus Fluch claimed a double victory at the Hungaroring while Polish football legend Jerzy Dudek enjoyed his debut as a permanent starter. Comments
At home on or off road, Volkswagen Amarok delivers an extra ordinary performance, refined creature comforts, and a class leading load carrying ability. Volkswagen Amarok may be a double cal only, but is popularity has not been hampered in the UK. In the 2013 Auto Express New Cars Awards, VW Amarok was crowned as the […]