Volkswagen is one of the most popular names in present day’s motorist’s world. The brand continuously makes happy to their fans by producing better than before car. The new Golf variant named Gran Turismo Diesel or popularly known as GTD successfully adds another gem on the brand’s production line-up. With the introduction of this new vehicle to the Golf family, the brand enhances automatically its range as it previously launched the same variant in the Hatchback segment also. As per the news coming from sources, this time the brand adds a high performance based diesel engine.
This 2.0 liter and 4 cylinder highly efficient diesel engine generates 135 Kilowatt or 184 HP of power at 3,500 RPM along with 280 lb-ft or 380 NM of torque at 1750 to 3250 RPM range. The engine can accelerate from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in only 7.9 seconds. The top speed limit is not disclosed yet, but as per some sources it would be a little bit lower than the hatchback variant, whose speed stands at 230 kilometers per hour. Not only for the good engine- power performance rate, will this new car also get appreciation because of its efficient fuel consumption rate, which stands at only 4.4 liter per 100 kilometer.
This car will be easily recognizable because of its unique front and rear bumper that give a unique feature. The radiator grille appears in honeycomb design. Dual chrome finished exhaust setup, black roof line and 17 inch alloy wheels from Curitiba are the standard features that come along with it. As an optional extra one can also have 18 inch Nogaro wheels. The car will run in its debut show at early March in Geneva Motor Show of 2015. It is now available for order in Germany and the pricing starts from 31,975 Euro.