Mondial de l’Automobile, Paris 2014: Volkswagen presents 4 universe premieres in Paris

The new Volkswagen XL Sport judgment carVolkswagen is presenting 4 new models during a Paris Motor Show that starts today. Along with a XL Sport judgment automobile – a prominence in terms of a expostulate system, potency and aerodynamics – a new Passat GTE creates a entrance in Paris with a plug-in hybrid system. Rounding out a Volkswagen participation during a engine uncover are a universe premieres of a Golf Alltrack with all-wheel expostulate and a particular off-road demeanour and a new intensely sporty Polo GTI.

Volkswagen is presenting a greatest competition automobile in a form of a XL Sport. The 200-PS pushing appurtenance with a tip speed of 270 km/h was total formed on a XL1* – a world’s many fuel-efficient automobile. The technical prominence of a powertrain is a mutated V2 engine from a new Ducati 1199 Superleggera – a world’s many absolute two-cylinder motorcycle engine. It operates during a back of a XL Sport. This engine, together with a 7-speed DSG, launches a sports automobile from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.7 seconds and revs adult to 11,000 rpm. Offering tip values in potency and aerodynamics, a competition automobile also follows a pattern of a XL1. Its mutated proportions, longer wheelbase, significantly wider wings and incomparable wheels give a automobile a wide, low and considerable position on a road.

As a follow-up to a Golf GTE**, Volkswagen is now presenting a Passat GTE*** in Paris. The plug-in hybrid comes with a 1.4-litre TSI engine (115 kW / 156 PS) total with an electric engine (85 kW / 115 PS) that is granted with appetite by a lithium-ion battery. Fusion of a twin expostulate units generates a complement energy of 160 kW / 218 PS and enables a pushing operation of over 1,000 km. In all-electric driving, it can cover over 50 km. The plug-in hybrid expostulate has a limit torque of 400 Nm. The car’s eco-friendly and fit NEDC fuel expenditure is 2.0 l/100 km and 13.0 kWh/100 km – CO2 emissions are reduction than 45 g/km. The front-wheel expostulate automobile with a 6-speed twin purchase gearbox accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.0 seconds and reaches a tip speed of over 220 km/h. In a all-electric pushing mode, a tip speed of 130 km/h is possible. The Passat GTE can be systematic in a Estate or Saloon version.

In a Golf Alltrack**** Volkswagen has total technical and visible links between newcomer automobile and SUV designs with a particular off-road appearance. The eccentric design, 4MOTION all-wheel expostulate as standard, off-road pushing form and adult to 20 mm some-more belligerent clearway ideal a vehicle’s off-road properties. The Golf Alltrack can be systematic with one of these 3 engines: A new 1.8-litre TSI with 132 kW /180 PS, a 1.6-litre TDI with 81 kW / 110 PS, a 2.0-litre TDI with 110 kW / 150 PS and a many absolute Golf engine to date, a 2.0-litre TDI that boasts a energy outlay of 135 kW / 184 PS. In a multifaceted Golf Alltrack, Volkswagen implements a versatile physique of a Estate; it represents a twelfth new Golf chronicle in 24 months.

The fourth era Polo GTI***** continues a scarcely 30-year prolongation story of this sporty Polo model. The energy outlay of a new 1.8-litre TSI engine during 141 kW /192 PS is most incomparable than that of a prior indication (132 kW / 180 PS). In office of standard GTI pushing performance, this idol accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 6.7 seconds and reaches a tip speed of 236 km/h. Its limit torque is 320 Nm. For a initial time, a primer 6-speed gearbox will be offering as an choice to a 7-speed twin purchase gearbox. On a exterior, a vehicle’s sporty impression is underscored by eccentric bumpers, red GTI insignia, particular side sills and GTI-specific back spoiler. The competition steering wheel, instrument cluster and competition seats follow a interior pattern of incomparable Golf GTI. Offering an even sportier pushing knowledge is a discretionary “Sport Select” cessation (electronically tractable dampers) with a “Sport Performance Kit” (more sporty tuning of several parameters during a pull of a button).

* XL1: Fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 0.9 (combined); electrical expenditure in kWh/100nbsp;km: 7.2 (combined); CO2 emissions in g/km: 21 (combined); potency class: A+

** Golf GTE: Fuel expenditure Golf GTE in l/100 km: total 1.5; CO2 glimmer in g/km: total 35; potency class: A+

*** Passat GTE – a automobile is not nonetheless offering for sale. Estimated values:

Passat Saloon GTE: total fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 1.6; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 37

Passat Estate GTE: total fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 1.7; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 39

**** Golf Alltrack 1.8 TSI (6-speed DSG): total fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 6.8; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 158

Golf Alltrack 1.6 TDI: total fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 4.7; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 124

Golf Alltrack 2.0 TDI (110 kW/150 PS): total fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 4.9; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 127

Golf Alltrack 2.0 TDI (135 kW/184 PS): total fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 5.1; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 134

***** Polo GTI (7-speed DSG): total fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 5.6; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 129

Polo GTI (6-speed primer version): total fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 6.0; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 139