2018 Volkswagen Golf R News And Info
2018 Volkswagen Golf R. VW Golf R lives up to its reputation as a hot thanks to the level of four-wheel drive hatchback and seriously turbocharged four-cylinder engine that puts 292 horsepower.
Has a Golf R is also the practical side, which makes it a good companion on long road trips or grocery runs. The majority of the Golf R specifications will remain the same for 2018. The only big changes come in the category driver assistance, which is a complete set of safety technologies It is now available.
The only changes made to the exterior design are new bumpers, headlights and LED instead of Xenon units earlier. In particular, sporty GTI and 2018 Volkswagen Golf R variables to get some additional details about the fog lights and larger holes in their front bumpers. In technology in the car, there are two key areas that golf updated excel.
The first is a new media system, which VW describes as a next generation. The base depends on the touch screen of 6. 5 inches in the center stack setting. Above this is introduced in 8.0 and beyond that it is 9.2 in width. The latter will feature gesture control in addition to the proximity control sensors.
Gesture can be used in various different menus. All it takes is a gesture criticized for moving the menu items are arranged horizontally to the left or right, allowing the driver to move quickly through the menu pages. It swipes successful also emphasized sound effect, that the driver has the option to turn off. A panel of digital counters also be available. The other area where excels updated electronic driver aids 2018 Volkswagen Golf R.
The list includes the automatic braking in emergency situations with pedestrian detection, traffic jam assist, park assist, and even help the trailer. The latter helps the driver when backing trailer. All possible angles leadership displayed on the instrument panel and with the help of the switch adjustable mirror, which serves as a kind of joystick, the driver can freely adjust the direction required leadership. It takes the car while driving, with only the driver to operate the accelerator and brake pedals.
The base engine in the 2018 Volkswagen Golf R is a new diesel 1.5-liter inline four with 148 horsepower and cylinder deactivation. Volkswagen also announced a new 7-speed dual-clutch. According to the automotive industry in the new unit, which will help reduce fuel consumption, and will gradually replace the unit 6-speed aging used in golf and a number of Volkswagen models.
Of group more attention to fans of performance is the increase in electric power GTI’s. The standard GTI gets 227 horsepower while getting the performance GTI model 242 horsepower. In the United States, has a GTI currently 210 horsepower and 220 horsepower with Package. We performance available also know that his electric golf will get a larger battery to improve the range.
At the same time, the most effective in the model range remain 2018 Volkswagen Golf R, which must take into 292 horsepower rating. Sadly, more extreme version previewed by the 400-game concept Golf R in 2014 for no longer planned. The project, including the planned 395-horsepower turbo 2.0-liter, has been postponed because of a built-in 4 to cut costs in the wake of diesel emissions scandal.
2018 Volkswagen Golf R with DCC and navigation starts at $41,295. A reminder that this specification Golf sold outside the United States must get all the specifications of the United States closer to market launch in the next year.