The eighth generation of golf has been officially released in October 2019. According to overseas media reports, Volkswagen will release more of the new eighth-generation Golf in 2020, including the Golf GTI is expected to debut in March this year, the overseas is expected to sell for about 28,000 until about 200,000 yuan.
According to the previously exposed renderings, the new car’s air grille uses the GTI model’s classic red trim strip and comes with the red GTI letter logo. In addition, the front of the new car is surrounded by larger and more sporty, five-point LED daytime running lights are very recognizable.
At present, the interior of the new Golf GTI has not yet been exposed, the overall design and the eighth generation of golf is expected to be the same, the full LCD meter plus the central control screen and 911 electronic screen technology is full of. It will also feature a new three-spoke sports steering wheel and a more packaged sports seat.
The upcoming introductory performance version of the Golf GTI and GTD was developed on the basis of the eighth generation of golf. The GTI is powered by a 2.0TSI engine and is divided into two versions of high and low power. One low-power version of the maximum power of 258 horsepower, the high-power version of the maximum power of 298 horsepower. Compared to the current model’s power surge.
The GTD, on the other hand, is powered by a 2.0TDI diesel engine with a maximum horsepower of more than 200 horses. In terms of drivetrain, the new Golf GTI/GTD will match either a 6-speed manual or a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission.