2013 Volkswagen Golf GTD UK price review and pictures

Posted on Tuesday, 16 April 2013 , 21:04:42 byVeronica

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Volkswagen Golf GTD UK price

Only after one week since German carmaker Volkswagen has released the price list for the new generation Golf GTI, the specialists have also made public the price list for the diesel version of the sports hatchback, the VW Golf GTD. The model is now available for orders, so that the ones interesting should do something about it. By the way, it is available for the UK market now. The starting price was established at GBP25.285 on the road. Just for comparison, the starting price of the new model is GBP310 more than the one of the previous GTD. The carmaker declared that the new version is better equipped and it can produce 217 horsepower. It also cost GBP560 less than he VW Golf Mk7 gasoline-powered model.

So that you know, the new version is available in both 3- and 5-door body styles and many of the parts and the re-tuned chassis of the GTI remain. Under the hood it hides a 2.0-liter petrol engine common rail, turbocharged diesel capable of generating 181 horsepower and 380 Nm of torque. To transfer the output to the front wheels, the engineers have provided a 6-speed manual transmission as standard. The output enables the car to accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in 7.5 seconds and to reach a top speed of 142 mph. When it comes to fuel consumption, know that the model reaches 67.3 mpg and the CO2 emission level reaches 109 g/km. When the model is equipped with the optional 6-speed dual-clutch DSG transmission, the new Golf GTD reaches 62.8 mpg and 122 g/ km CO2. Other standard elements include smoked LED rear lights with LED license plate illumination, 18-inch wheels covered in 225 / 40 tires, bi-xenon headlights with LED daytime running lights and a lot more.