At the March Geneva Motor Show, two thousand and twentieth, the Germans will present the “hot” hatchback Volkswagen Golf 8 GTI of the new generation. Outside of the regular version of the model, this modification is distinguished by a large air intake over the entire width of the front bumper. It has a honeycomb pattern, and along its edges are X-shaped foglights.
Narrow LED headlights on the Volkswagen Golf GTI 2021 in a new body are united by a thin red stripe, and round tailpipes of the exhaust system flaunt at the stern. From the side, such a five-door is notable for wider black side “skirts”, as well as special wheels.
Configurations and prices Volkswagen Golf GTI 2021
|2.0 (245 hp) GTI DSG7||3 090 000|
By default, the “lighter” put 17-inch alloy wheels Richmond, but for a surcharge, the car can be ordered with larger wheels 18 or 19 “. Regardless of the customer’s choice, the brake calipers on the new VW Golf 8 GTI are painted red.
In the cabin, the new model Volkswagen Golf GTI 2021 traditionally has checkered seats with developed lateral support rollers, plus this version received a plump multifunction steering wheel, a 10.0-inch multimedia system screen and special graphics of a 10.25-inch digital dashboard.
The hot hatch also features a pulsing red color when the engine start button is pressed, and cars with mechanics boast a golf ball stylized gearshift lever. For a surcharge, the car offers ambient lighting with 30 different colors.
The Volkswagen Golf 8 GTI is powered by a 2.0-liter TSI turbo engine of the EA88 evo4 series. By default, it is paired with a 6-speed manual transmission, while the DQ381 seven-speed robot with two clutches is offered as an option. The capacity of the unit reaches 245 hp. and 370 Nm.
In addition to the GTI version, the Germans presented two more modifications for the 8th generation Golf. Option Golf GTD equipped with a 2.0-liter TDI diesel engine of the new EA288 evo family with a dual-circuit recirculation system and sequential urea injection, developing 200 hp. and 400 Nm of torque. It is combined exclusively with the DSG robot.
There is also a hybrid GTE Golf, where the 1.4-liter 150-horsepower TSI is combined with the DQ400e preselective robotic transmission with a built-in 116 horsepower electric motor. In total, they give 245 forces and 400 Nm, and a traction battery with a capacity of 13 kWh is responsible for powering the electric motor.
The hybrid version of the GTU is capable of stretching up to 60 kilometers exclusively on electric traction, while the maximum speed should not exceed 130 km / h. The batteries can be recharged from an outlet, but the time to fully charge them has not been specified. In addition, later in the lineup there will be a top-end 333-strong “charged” Golf R with four-wheel drive.
It takes 6.4 seconds to accelerate from zero to hundreds of cars, and the speed limit is electronically limited to 250 km / h. The model also received a modified chassis with a rear multi-link suspension and a ground clearance reduced by 15 mm, while a DCC chassis with adaptive shock absorbers can be ordered for a surcharge. Also in the list of equipment is an electronic imitation of the XDS differential lock.
The start of sales of the new Volkswagen Golf VIII GTI on the European market fell on the summer of the twentieth year, and quite unexpectedly, they decided to supply such a version to Russia. Our hot hatch cost is 3,090,000 rubles – deliveries start in late spring – early summer 2021.