Sales of new generation Volkswagen Golf began in Russia

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Volkswagen’s Russian dealers have begun accepting orders for the eighth generation Golf hatchback. The model will be offered in two versions – Exclusive and GTI. This was reported on April 28 by Avtostat.

The new Volkswagen Golf Exclusive is equipped with a 150 hp petrol engine. The engine works in conjunction with an eight-speed automatic transmission. The vehicle is equipped with LED headlights, Belmont 7.5J x 17 alloy wheels, chrome front window surrounds, body-colored bumpers and chrome-trimmed air intakes, a body-colored rear spoiler and tinted rear windows. The price of this version is 2,558,000 rubles.

The Volkswagen Golf GTI version received a two-liter gasoline turbo engine with 245 hp. The power unit can work in conjunction with a seven-speed “robot”.

The exterior of the Volkswagen Golf GTI is complemented by special body-colored bumpers and honeycomb air intakes, GTI logos on the radiator grille and front fenders, chrome-plated tailpipe sections, oversized brake discs and brake calipers painted red and light alloy rims Richmond 7.5J x 17. The cost of this version is 3,090,000 rubles.

For both versions, you can order the optional Navigation package, which includes the Discover Pro navigation system with a 10-inch display, Harman Kardon sound system, App-Connect wireless interface, and voice control. Also, both versions can be fitted with a panoramic sunroof, leather seats, an electric driver’s seat with memory and ventilation and 18-inch alloy wheels.

On March 22, it was reported that Russian Volkswagen dealers began accepting orders for the Polo liftback in a special version of the Football Edition. The novelty is aimed at football fans.