Volkswagen is planning to release new versions of its popular models this year, we are talking about the Golf wagon and its versions GTI, TCR, Golf R. There are no details about the new options yet, however, foreign publications have declassified some information regarding new products.
According to the information provided, the basic configuration of the GTI will be equipped with a 2-liter engine with four cylinders and turbocharging, and will complement it with a 48-volt soft hybrid system with 232 horsepower. A six-speed manual transmission or a 7-speed automatic transmission equipped with a double clutch will be offered.
The GTI TCR version will also become stronger. It provides the same power plant, but with a return of 286 hp. Supplement its differential with limited slippage. The station wagon in the Golf R version will be the most productive in the lineup, the output will be 328 hp. it provides dual-clutch seven-speed and four-wheel drive.
Already in March, the GTI and GTD are expected to be shown, the rest will be presented in September. However, all enhanced versions are intended for release in the United States, the standard version of the eighth generation wagon in America will not be sold.