2013 Volkswagen Golf 4MOTION was revealed today by Volkswagen, the four-wheel drive version of the new Golf 7, announcing that it is the most affordable all-wheel drive car in the world. The new Golf 4MOTION uses the new fifth-generation Haldex all-wheel drive system which weighs 1.4 kilograms (3 lbs) less than the previous generation.
The Germans are expanding the new Volkswagen Golf 7 range: after the models with front-wheel drive launched at the end of 2012, the all-wheel drive versions – 4MOTION is now unveiled. Volkswagen continues the long tradition of four-wheel drive Golf models, the first one made its debut back in 1986.
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2013 Volkswagen Golf 4MOTION – Price & Engine
2013 Volkswagen Golf 4MOTION is delivered with two turbodiesel engines, the 1.6 TDI BlueMotion with 105 horses and 184.4 pound-feet of torque (250 Nm) and the 2.0 TDI BlueMotion with 150 horses and 236 pound-feet of torque (320 Nm).
The 1.6 TDI BlueMotion engine has a combined fuel economy of 4.5 l/100 km (52.27 US mpg, 62.77 imperial mpg) with 119 g/km CO2 emissions, achieving the time for 0-62 mph (100 km/h) in 11.5 seconds and a top speed of116 mph (187 km/h).
The most potent 2.0 TDI BlueMotion engine has a combined fuel economy of 4.7 l/100 km (50.05 US mpg, 60.10 imperial mpg) with 122 g/km CO2 emissions, the time for 0-62 mph (100 km/h) in 8.6 seconds and a top speed of 131 mph (211 km/h).
Both diesel engines come with a 6-speed manual transmission.
The new 2013 Volkswagen Golf 4MOTION is available in three equipment versions: Trendline, Comfortline and Highline. It has in standard features like the Start/Stop and the energy recovery during braking system. In the Trendline basic version we have the EDS electronic locking differential systems, XDS, ESP, automatic emergency braking, seven airbags, daytime running lights, air conditioning, electric front/rear windows, multifunctional display and TFT touch screen.
2013 Volkswagen Golf 4MOTION is available only in a four-door version in Germany and sales have already begun with a payable premium of €1,800 Euros for each version.
2013 Volkswagen Golf 4MOTION price: Golf Trendline 1.6 TDI 4MOTION BlueMotion Technology (77 kW / 105 PS) – from €22,525. Golf Comfortline 2.0 TDI 4MOTION BlueMotion Technology (110 kW / 150 PS) – from €27,075.
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