The new charged VW Golf GTI was noticed in the Polar.


«People’s» novelty is tested in the conditions of the northern polar circle.

The premiere of the Volkswagen Golf of the eighth generation took place at the end of October. Now the company is preparing to the debut «charged» modification of the hatchback. For the first time, the camouflaged prototypes of the novelty fell into the field of view of photospions in the summer of this year, and then lit up on Nürburgring. New photos of hot hatch passes with cold and snow for the polar circle. The prototype in the pictures is almost deprived of camouflage, only individual elements of the body are covered with small pieces of protective film.

The new Volkswagen Golf GTI will get thinner front LED headlights, a different radiator grille, new bumpers, enlarged air intakes, extended wheeled arches, spoiler, sports wheels with improved tires and «fissile» in the corners two round exhaust pipes. The GolFGTI of the new generation will be offered exclusively in the bodies of five-door hatchback.

According to preliminary information, hot hatch will receive an updated version of the 2.0-liter turbogo family of the EA888, used by the current generation of GolfGTI. The unit will be offered in two versions — 260 and 300 hp, but the more powerful will get GCRTCR. The gearbox will remain the same: six-speed «mechanics» or seven-step «robot».

The next GTI will receive an optional projection display on the windshield, a new central console and T-shaped gearbox lever.

Volkswagen Golf GTI is one of four new products that the German Mark plans to submit in 2020. In the list of Premier Golf R, Golf GTD and GTI TCR.