2015 Volkswagen eGolf Hatchback A Super Cars

8 Июн 2014 | Author: | Комментарии к записи 2015 Volkswagen eGolf Hatchback A Super Cars отключены

Volkswagen e-Golf Electric Cars

2015 Volkswagen e-Golf

2015 Volkswagen e-Golf

While the new, seventh-generation Volkswagen e-Golf Hatchbackis the of the car that launched the so-called hot phenomenon in the United States, boxy little performance almost didn t make it First introduced as a Europe-only in 1976, the Mark I Volkswagen GTI the U.S. market as an experiment in becoming an instant hit thanks to its cost of entry and surprisingly personality.

The GTI has since sold than 1.9 million units With North America the biggest share of its buyers, it was for Volkswagen to uphold the essence of has helped fuel the cult with this small, hatchback. Pricing has yet to be announced for the GTI, but Volkswagen has hinted it won t too far from the current model s starting point.

The 2015 VW Golf GTI receives a if light-handed, styling upgrade maintains such signature as a red stripe around the front tartan plaid seat a golf-ball shifter (on manual-equipped and a black border around the window. But, more the new GTI s mechanical improvements strive to increase performance while weight and boosting fuel That trifecta is achieved 55 pounds of mass have shed, while the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder now available with an Performance Pack produces more horsepower and significantly torque than before.

Interior volume has been as well, while tweaked proportions make the new car slightly wider and lower than its

The Golf GTI comes standard goodies, including Bluetooth, lighting, an iPod/MP3 input and front seats. Options navigation, a Fender premium system, keyless access push-button start, leather a power driver s seat and a camera bundled with sensors. Though it s all but devoid of bells and whistles, the GTI s interior comes across as nicely and tastefully appointed, with a sized storage area and seats.

While the latest GTI is equipped a few snazzy items, such as bi-xenon headlights with functionality, its most notable feature is the XDS+ electronic which comes bundled the optional Performance Pack. is the only hydraulically actuated, limited-slip differential in a front-wheel-drive car can divert up to 100 percent of torque to one depending on road conditions. versions of the GTI are available with a list of available tech including electronically adjustable and a self-parking system.

Volkswagen e-Golf Electric Cars

Thanks to to the cylinder head and various components within its 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine, the seventh-gen GTI 10 hp for a total of 210 hp, or 220 hp if you opt for the Performance Pack, also adds bigger and an electronically controlled front Torque takes a dramatic to 258 lb-ft an improvement of 51 lb-ft its predecessor. Expect 0-to-60 mph to be in the mid 6-second range, dropping to the low range with the Performance

The GTI sits 0.6 inches lower standard Golf models, and equipped with 18-inch mated to a tuned suspension for handling. While official Protection Agency (EPA) have not yet been released, the GTI is at 24 mpg city and 34 mpg highway, for a combined of 27 mpg.

The new Volkswagen GTI gains a new post-collision braking system to impact in an accident. A pre-crash occupant protection system pre-tensions seat belts and the sunroof and windows when seems imminent. A radar-based emergency braking system brake pressure when indicate the driver is not supplying force to slow down the

It may look fairly harmless on the but the GTI s snug seats and sporty wheel reveal this car s deep wells of performance. the 6-speed manual transmission easy drivability through a progressive clutch, DSG-equipped up the ante with a smooth yet dual-clutch automatic that to paddle shifter taps impressive alacrity. The GTI magic alive at the middle and upper of the powerband, and strong acceleration is with a sweet but subtle hum.

But the GTI s biggest surprise is its ability to corners. Thanks to the advanced differential, torque steer has all but eliminated, balancing power-on and accurate, intuitive steering.2015 e-Golf Hatchback

Volkswagen e-Golf Electric Cars
Volkswagen e-Golf Electric Cars
Volkswagen e-Golf Electric Cars


Other articles of the category "Volkswagen":

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts



About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Catalog ALL Electric Cars and hybrid/ News and Information about Electric Car and Electric Vehicle Technologies, batteries for vehicle catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about Electric and Hybrid cars - Green energy