WORLD PREMIÈRE AT GENEVA MOTOR SHOW: FIRST GLIMPSE OF THE NEW GOLF GTD

New Golf GTD engine unites high performance with maximum efficiency

Volkswagen will celebrate the world première of the Golf GTD at the Geneva International Motor Show from 5 to 15 March. Among the technical highlights is the most powerful and – thanks to twin dosing – cleanest turbo diesel injection (TDI) engine ever to be installed in a Golf. It harmonises the confident dynamism of the Golf GTD together with higher efficiency and lowest emissions. The charismatic design of the Golf GTD reflects a unique combination of dynamism and self-confidence.

The diesel top-of-the-range version, based on the new eighth generation of the Golf, will carry the long tradition of the GTD into the future. In 1982, Volkswagen presented the very first Golf GTD. At that time, Volkswagen brought new excitement into the compact class with its turbo diesel and other equally sporty features, like in the Golf GTI Mk1.

Almost four decades later, this same dynamic concept is still going strong: Once again, Volkswagen will introduce one of the most economical and at the same time sporty compact models to the market with its Golf GTD. A significant increase in performance is accompanied by lowest emissions: The Performance TDI’s efficiency has been significantly optimised and CO2 emissions have been cut even further, all while simultaneously improving responsiveness.

Thanks to a new twin dosing SCR with double AdBlue® injection, NOx emissions will be greatly reduced as compared to its predecessor. This makes the TDI in the new Golf GTD one of the cleanest combustion engines in the world. And by the way, the four- cylinder powerhouse is started by pressing a pulsing button in the completely digitalised cockpit – to the beat of a new era.

Izzat Shaharelhttp://allcarschannel.com
Being an adrenaline junkie, Izzat has always had a passion for cars. From a compact to a supercar, he doesn't discriminate and judges based on merits. Being in the automotive industry for the past few years, he's an aspiring automotive journalist and has been making Youtube videos since May 2019.

Latest articles

Protect Your Mercedes-Benz With The Star Protect And Star Protection Plus By Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia

Getting a brand new Mercedes-Benz can sometime make new buyers a little wary about having the right insurance to protect their new...

New BMW Showroom In Johor By Auto Bavaria Tebrau

From 15th July 2020 onwards, BMW and MINI owners will now be able to purchase and maintain their cars in Johor through...

Mitsubishi Motors Signs MoU With NIOSH To Provide Training in Safety and Defensive Driving

Being in the automotive industry, one of the safety hazard in this industry is definitely driving. Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) is definitely...

Nissan X-Trail Gets Impul Treatment

In order to spice up the Nissan X-Trail, Nissan Malaysia today announced the availability of the X-Trail upgraded with Impul kit. Impul...

Related articles