As an Automobile Company, Volkswagen doesn’t need any sort of introduction. The company has produced several stunning vehicle series and VW Golf SUV is just one of them. The first VW Golf SUV has introduced 7 years ago and the company is now ready to launch its new version; the 2017 VW Golf SUV. This new version promises to come with a lot of new features and facilities for the Volkswagen lovers. With a length of 4.9 meters, this SUV will be empowered with a powerful engine as compared to its predecessors. Here is a complete review of VW Golf SUV:
2017 VW Golf SUV – New Features:
From the exterior view, the new Volkswagen Golf SUV design is refreshed. There are several colors that are available for this model; Alabaster Silver Metallic, Deep Ocean Pearl, Crystal Black Pearl, White Orchid Pearl, Modern Steel Metallic, Misty Green Pearl, Milano Red and Mulberry Metallic. As a result, customers will have a wide range of color options to choose from. The exterior design of the Golf SUV will also bring several changes and improvements for customers such as a large bumper, grille, and the small LED lights. The tail and front end will possess outstanding new features such as the modified bumper. The side mirrors will also have a new design. The presence of lines and curves on exterior design will add to the elegance of this new model. The combination of color and the new design will leave long-lasting impressions on the minds of all Golf SUV enthusiasts.
Inside the Cabin, the SUV will be available in a wide range of colors including; Black Fabric, Gray Leather, and the Gray Fabric. A 7-inch touch screen display will be available with the latest infotainment features like navigation, modern audio system, automatic air conditioning, USB, Wi-Fi, rear-view camera, Bluetooth, cruise control and the telescopic steering wheel that enhances easier management and control of the vehicle. The Volkswagen will also have the Smartphone integration ability that was not available in the 2016 models. Furthermore, there’s a moonroof that is offered for all trim levels. The seats have been leather-wrapped so as to provide temperatures adjustments according to the passenger’s prevalence. The model also has foldable rear seats that have been designed to create more cargo space when necessary.
Safety of the passengers has also been put into consideration in the design of the Golf SUV. The SUV is fitted with a host of safety features including; front, rear and side airbags, traction control, stability assist system, brake assist, rear camera lane departure warnings, forward collision detection, tire monitoring system and expanded mirrors so as to offer a better view. With these security and safety features installed, there’s guarantee of the safety of passengers in this SUV.
VW Golf SUV – Under the Hood:
Under the hood, the new VW Golf SUV will ride on a 1.8 Liters 4-cylinder engine. The engine will be capable of producing 140 horsepower and 130 lb-ft. of torque. The Volkswagen customers have also been provided with 2 alternative transmissions; the first option is the six-speed manual transmission while the second option will be the CVT transmission. The CVT transmission type will be composed of the paddle shifters for an improved power delivery. With the usage of latest technology, it is expected that fuel economy will and improve engine optimization will also be efficient as compared to the 2016 models. The modernized suspension and steering system will improve the overall performances of this SUV. When operating on the FWD, the fuel economy rating will be 28 miles/gallon in the city and 35 mpg on the express highway while when operating on the All-Wheel Drive, the fuel economy rating will be 27 miles/gallon in the city and 32 mpg on the highway.
VW Golf SUV – Rumors Date, Price, and Competition:
Based on reports from the unofficial automotive websites, the new VW Golf SUV will start arriving at dealerships in the first quarter of 2017. The base price for this SUV has not yet been announced but it’s speculated to be around $25,000.