There are numerous compact sports cars, with twin tails only a few. And with its 300 hp, the new 2015 VW Golf R Variant celebrates the LA Auto Show world premiere.
VW Golf R Variant Engine
The German car Volkswagen Golf R has a firm place in the potent compact sports segment. Now the 300-hp four-wheel drive makes but a little wider. For the first time combine the Wolfsburg power drive train with a combined body dress. The premiere of the VW Golf Variant R at the LA Auto Show 2014th
300 hp make the 2015 Volkswagen Golf R Variant 250 km / h fast The drive configuration of the VW Golf Variant R brings no surprises. The two-liter four-cylinder turbo petrol engine generates 300 hp and 380 Nm. The currently most powerful Variant brings 150 hp at the start. This is a standard six-speed DSG that distributes the power to all four wheels. The now up to 1,620 liters of luggage fires the VW Golf R Variant in 5.1 seconds over the 100 km / h mark. Who is harder on the gas scares the combination up to 250 km / h – then the electronics blockade. The standard consumption is 7.0 liters per 100 kilometers in the technical data.
Exterior and Interior
As standard, the new VW Golf Variant R with a lowered 20 mm sport suspension, 18-inch alloy wheels with 225/40 tires, progressive steering, and a dis-connectable ESP is equipped. The only extra charge there is the adaptive suspension and 19-inch wheels.
Of course, the Power Combine also makes visually Golf R. Until the B-pillar he takes over all R-insignia of the hatchback version. At the rear, the combination goes its own way necessarily. Here he differentiates itself with a new bumper in the R-Design, a diffuser in high-gloss black, four chrome tailpipes of the exhaust system, “aero-flaps” to the D-pillars, cherry red rear lights and LED license plate illumination of the more civil Combined brothers.
Full 2015 VW Golf R Variant is the combination in the interior with combi-specific adaptations. The variability and features of the suits are completely preserved. The folding rear bench was adjusted to the look of the front sport seats. Carbon applications, illuminated sill plates, Sport pedals in stainless steel look, special floor mats and instruments in the R-Design, and various optional leather upholstery complete the R-transformation of the Variant.
2015 VW Golf R Variant Price and Release Date
In European trading, the 2015 Volkswagen Golf R Variant comes in the spring of 2015. A price is not yet available. The hatchback version of the Golf R with DSG currently costs 40,250 euros, the combined impact on the civilian Golf models is around 2,000 euros. Ergo likely the Variant cost from 42,000 euros.