Volkswagen has expanded the Mk8 Golf line-up again, with a new turbocharged 1.-litre 3-cylinder petrol engine. The new powertrain boosts the hatchback’s number of engine alternatives to six and lowers its entry-cost to £23,three hundred.
In the Golf, Volkswagen’s 108bhp 1.-litre 3-cylinder engine offers a 0–62mph time of ten.2 seconds and prime pace of 126mph. Financial system and emissions figures stand at 53.3mpg and 129g/km of CO2 respectively – and the engine will only be accessible with a six-pace handbook gearbox in Volkswagen’s decreased mid-array Lifestyle specification.
• New 2020 Volkswagen Golf critique
Later this yr, the Mk8 Golf array will broaden again, with Volkswagen introducing its well known R-Line trim-degree, alongside with a foundation trim, the Golf Estate and the performance-centered GTE, GTI, GTD and R variants.
Regular products for the Golf Lifestyle consists of sixteen-inch alloy wheels, automated LED headlamps, automated windscreen