Volkswagen has revealed details and images of the new hybrid hatchback Golf with the prefix “GTE” in the title. It will take place along with the “hot” GTD and GTI. At the Geneva motor show the novelty will appear before the public. More about the new models of Volkswagen look here.
2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE difference
Having almost identical appearance with the other members of the series GT, GTE hides under the hood of the power unit, based on the interaction of the 1.4-litre TSI 150 HP and an electric motor. The cumulative impact hybrid “hot hatch” is 204 HP, Acceleration to 100 km/h and maximum speed novelties do not amaze – 7.6 seconds, and 222 km/h, respectively. In Golf GTE this duty laid upon another parameter, officially stated fuel consumption is equal to 1.5 l per 100 km.
From cars GTI and GTD, both inside and outside the hybrid hatchback can be distinguished by accents of blue line on the radiator grille in passing lights, decorative interior accents and nameplates modification. On the dashboard there is a new indicator that shows the charging level of the battery.
Experienced motorists call seventh Golf something akin to a wolf in sheep’s clothing. Yes, from the outside it’s a harmless business “fad”, which neither the form of the body, nor jaunty seat upholstery not like aggressive sports car. No, multi-colored cell is more like a “smart” tweed associated with scientists, and a spacious cabin and not a small trunk just begging for a garage to couple with kids…
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2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE specifications
The engine of the hybrid car is the power unit, consisting of gasoline turbocharged 1.4-liter engine rated at 150 HP, electric motor efficiency is 102 HP, lithium-ion batteries 8,8 kW*h and 6-speed robotized transmission with double clutch.
The electric hatchback can overcome the order of 50 km, and filled the tank enough to 940 km. To 100 km/h Golf GTE accelerated for 7.6 s, which is just 0.1 with more Golf GTD diesel 184-horsepower engine, and is capable of speeds up to 217 km/H.
In the combined cycle fuel consumption of the car is about 1.5 liters per 100 km.
Standard hybrid car will get a multimedia system with touch screen 6.5 in. which records the parameters of the drive, opens access to individual features of the car, and also works in tandem with your smartphone for remote monitoring of power reserve.
2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE release date
The beginning of sales expected in the fall of 2014 has been postponed. Volkswagen accept the pre-orders, delivery will be available in spring 2015
Release date: spring 2015
Article about the 2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE has been prepared on the basis of peer reviews and rumors from the Internet. The exact release date and the start of sales is unclear, but there is actual information.
2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE models and pricing
Basic version – GTI’s will go for the price of $24395. With this auto driver will have 18-inch aluminum wheels, led running lights, and original sports bodykit. In the salon: leather steering wheel, sports seats with comfortable heated, covered with a cloth, and also infotainment system with a fashionable touch screen.
More sophisticated equipment GTI SE will cost $27395. There are more electronics, such as: rain sensor, electric sunroof and automatic headlights. In the cabin seats will be leather, in addition, there will be placed a great audio system and rear view camera. Finally, Golf GTI SE will appreciate the Keyless entry system.
And finally, top trim – GTI Autobahn – estimated at $29595. It includes (in addition to the above): automatic climate control, GPS navigation, and functional driver’s seat, which allows you to adjust the position of 12 directions.
And for an extra fee, you can enjoy a Performance Package that will add up to 10 HP for a fun $1495. Plus also (what is included in this price) you can set the brakes with limited slip differentials.
Important: any modification have the same engine and transmission.
2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE specifications
Body type: Hatchback
Engine: 4 cylinder, 1.4-litre and the electric motor
Engine power: 201 l/C
Torque: 350 Nm
Maximum speed: 217 km/h
Average fuel consumption: 1.5 l/100 km
The vehicle accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h: 7,6
Transmission: 6-speed DSG automatic transmission
Wheels: 16-18 inch
Weight: 1524 kg
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Photo of 2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE
- Engine Type : coming soon
- Engine Size : coming soon
- Cylinders : coming soon
- Max. Torque : coming soon
- Max. Power : coming soon
- Pwr:Wgt Ratio : coming soon
- Bore & Stroke : coming soon
Prices, specifications, options, features 2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE to change without notice.