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Volkswagen Golf GTE

26 February 2013

Here are the photos of the Golf 7 GTI. will show the 7th generation GTI at the Auto Show next but they have released photos and information a little of the introduction.

As you can see, the car remains unchanged from the GTI Concept at Paris last fall. It like the Huffeisen phone wheel that has been a on the last two generations of the GTI have given way to an edgier new design. the jacky cloth interior has revised with a new tartan Clark .

In Europe the GTI will be in two horsepower versions 220hp and with 258 pound-feet of torque (up a 50 pound-feet over the Golf 6 Combined with up to 200 lbs. weight, different gearing and VW s to under-rate their power, we this new GTI to be quicker than the suggest. Fuel economy is up with the european version 38 mpg.

So, when is it coming here? VW is production of the Golf 7 in Mexico and factory will take a bit of extra time to tool up. means we won t see the Golf 7 here in the till late spring of

The good news however is we are likely to see both the regular 7 and the Golf 7 GTI come out at nearly the time in our market. No word on or specifics on the U.S. specifications. We get a chance to drive the new GTI some in April over in Europe, so tuned. The Volkswagen press follows below


— Available two levels of power for the first standard 220 horsepower or 230 hp with pack (European model)

Offers 18 per cent improvement in economy compared to previous GTI

On sale in Europe starting in 2013

Wolfsburg, 27th 2013 – Following tradition, will introduce the latest of the Golf GTI at the Geneva International Show. For the first time, the hot hatch is available at launch two power levels: 220 horsepower; or 230 hp the optional performance pack.

The new GTI is by a turbocharged direct-injection gasoline (TSI®) that makes 220 hp and 258 of torque in standard form. is offering a factory- installed pack for the first time, boosts power to 230 hp. Both are equipped with a Stop-Start fulfill the EU-6 emissions that takes effect in and attain the same excellent DIN gas figure of 39.2 mpg—which to 139 g/km of CO2—when equipped the six-speed manual transmission. means that the new GTI offers an 18 improvement in fuel economy to the previous model.

With the optional six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, the and 230-hp GTIs return and 36.2 mpg respectively (equivalent to 148 and 150 CO2).

The sporty nature of the GTI is reflected in its red-painted brake twin chrome tailpipes, and a sport suspension. The exterior of the hatchback also scores 17-inch “Brooklyn” GTI wheels and tires, special side a rear diffuser, and smoked LED with LED license-plate illumination.

Visually, the interior is highlighted by seats with the “Clark” pattern, a black headliner, and red lighting. The car also offers GTI features such as a sport wheel, GTI shifter knob and instrument cluster, special inserts, and stainless- steel and foot support.

Standard include the progressive steering “Climatronic” automatic climate park assist; Volkswagen’s touchscreen infotainment system; and a pack that includes front seats. Customers can from three body “Tornado Red”, “Black” and White”. In Germany, the car goes on in May with prices starting at euros.


Market launch in May 2013.

Debut of first-generation GTI: 1976.

Engine: TSI (turbocharged direct-injection).

Layout: transverse.

Volkswagen Golf GTE

Displacement: 1984 cc.

and stroke: 82.5 x 92.8 mm.

ratio: 9.8:1.

Power: 220 hp kW) @ 4500 rpm; Performance 230 hp (169 kW).

Torque: 258 (350 Nm) @ 1500 rpm.

GTI 12.3 x 1.0 in vented front 11.8 x 0.5 in solid rear

GTI Performance Pack Brakes: x 1.2 in vented front and 12.2 x 0.9 in rear discs.

Performance has a “front axle differential aka a torque sensing limited-slip

Transmission/drive type: Manual DSG six-speed dual-clutch; front-wheel Fuel consumption/CO2 emissions 39.2 mpg; 139 g/km

Performance (manual): 0-62 mph in 6.5 Max speed; 153 mph (230 hp: 6.4 sec; 155 Unladen weight: 2978 lb version)

(*preliminary data)

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