VW Golf Alltrack – Station Wagon Trying To Be SUV


The new Volkswagen Golf Alltrack is planned for submission in early October on the Paris motor show Mondial de l’automobile. Getting started serial production, Volkswagen plans to start selling Golf Alltrack 2015 already in the summer of 2015. We are talking about the European market, it is likely that the new Golf 4×4 will be a purely “European” model. Pricing of German new starts from 29 000 EUR for the basic set model.

Restyled Golf station wagon, expands the range of Volkswagen in Alltrack class. Prior to that, the German carmaker could boast only Passat B7 Variant in the station wagon. Read the article about the new Volkswagen Golf GTE which is also coming in 2015. 

A distinctive feature of this model is the increased ground clearance, AWD 4Motion, in which the connection of the rear pair of wheels is responsible fifth generation Haldex clutch, and crossover design bumpers, sills and wheel arches. In the Alltrack model is also available original disks of light alloys 17-18 inches and the large number of options already in the basic version.

Creating a 2015 Alltrack model occurred by analogy with the development of universal Passat Alltrack. The body and chassis were used from an ordinary wagon. In the case of Golf, the basis of all terrain model was based on the Volkswagen Golf 7 (Mk7) Variant. Model was supplied with “4Motion” all-wheel drive with coupling and locking cross-axle differentials EDS and XDS.

In comparison with front-wheel drive Golf 7, the clearance of the new model was increased by 20 mm. Golf 4×4 2015 got a help system when down the hill and program management ABS when riding on the road.


Off-road driving involves additional damage risks to individual parts of the car. Therefore, the German engineers have provided Golf 4×4 2015 adequate level of protection by installing plastic lining on front and rear bumper edges, wheel arches, the lower part of the side doors. In addition, the bumpers have inserts of original Reflex Silver color. Side mirrors are in the same style. The feature of the car is emphasized by the presence of the defining labels Alltrack on the trunk lid and decorative grille. Lower air intake and grille filled with matte black mesh having a honeycomb structure.

The turbulent nature can be traced to overall intakes and chrome strip on the front bumper, which is harmoniously blended with the fog lights. 17-inch wheels on exclusive disks complete the picture.


2015 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack release date

Also read about 2017 Volkswagen Touareg


When inspecting the interior of the four-wheel drive model Golf 2015-2016 year, you can spend quite a serious parallel with the interior of the ordinary Volkswagen Golf wagon. The Central tunnel is labeled 4Motion, steering wheel and shift lever have leather trim and aluminium doorplates sills boast an Alltrack inscription. Also on the backs of the front seats embroidered logo, which allows you to feel the atmosphere and the main idea.

Dark Magnesium color insert ensures the originality of the central console and dashboard. And of course, a great number of available options in basic version: dual-zone climate control, lights in the footwell of the driver and front passenger, interior led lights, color touch screen multimedia system, heated sports seats in the front row, bixenon headlights, trip computer with color touch screen, electronic handbrake, electric windows and mirrors.

In addition, you can count on Park Pilot, driver fatigue monitoring system, adjustable in height and depth steering column, electromechanical power steering, seven airbags and stabilization system, including ABS, ASR, EDL, MSR.

2015Golf Alltrack backseats fold in the ratio of 40:60. Depending on the position of the back seat, the trunk offers from 605 to 1620 liters volume.

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2015 Golf Alltrack equipped with AWD 4Motion, independent suspension with struts MacPherson strut front and multilink rear and disc brakes.

Offered 4 types of motors all comply with Euro 6. Only one is petrol, the rest are diesel. In the duet to the engines are two gearbox. 6 DSG automatic comes as a standard option to gasoline and most powerful diesel engines. Manual 6-speed gearbox is offered for the less powerful diesel engines. Robotic box is additional paid option. The combination of AWD, power and available torque will allow the most powerful diesel Golf Alltrack engine to pull a trailer weighing up to 2 tons

As the main competitor models, you can select Skoda Octavia A7 and Seat Leon X-Perience. All three cars built on the same platform, have a similar four-wheel drive system, transmission and power units.


  • 4562 mm long;
  • 1799 mm wide;
  • 1481 mm high;
  • 165 mm clearance,
  • 2635 mm wheelbase

  • Watwheels

    This will sell like hotcakes where I live, there are tons of Octavia Scouts and Audi allroads here.

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