Volkswagen Golf Variant turns flex on line 2017
One of the few stations in our market model gains motor assembly and exchange equal to the National Golf
She is still imported from Mexico, but at least the “heart” is already pretty much the same brother produced in Brazil. From this month the Volkswagen Golf Variant now has the 1.4 TSI flex and conventional automatic transmission 6 -speed also present in the middle hatch. The set delivers 150 hp with ethanol or gasoline and torque of 25.5 Nm regardless of fuel. The figures represent a gain of 10 hp compared to the 1.4 TSI gasoline powered only used until then in the station.
According to VW, the Golf Variant 1.4 TSI hatchback is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km / h in 9.1 seconds and reaches 207 km / h top speed, a very unique set within the category. More sporty appeal, including the model has butterflies to upshift on the steering wheel. To handle the extra power VW explains that the 1.4 turbo received an electronic control unit with new hardware and software, specifically cablibrado catalyst for propellant addition to piston rings and resized. To better deal with the burning of ethanol, 1.4 TSI receives flex valve guide with double seals and nozzles with special treatment to operate with fuel.
A major engine modification relates to the operation of the direct injection system, which now operates with 250 bar pressure at 200 bar in the 1.4 TSI gasoline powered only. The double platinum are also special plugs and have different geometry to improve fuel combustion in the chamber.
Among the equipment, Volkswagen points out that the media center with App-Connect feature, which allows you to mirror some smartphone functions directly on the device screen, and commands for system voice now becomes number of items in the Golf Variant.
The entry version follows the Comfort line, tabled at R $ 101,880, and brings to seven airbags standard items (two front, two side in the front seats, two side curtain type and a knee to the driver), automatic seat belts three points in all seats, traction control (ASR), stability control (ESC), electronic differential lock (EDS and XDS) electronic brake distribution (EBD), fog lights with static conversion of light, Isofix system of child seat attachment with top tether (which allows the attachment of the top of the seat) and brakes with brake System Automatic Post-Collision. The version also includes start-stop (switches off the engine when the car is stopped to save fuel), air conditioning and alloy wheels rim 16 “.
Above it is the variant top High line, in stores for R $ 113,290, which adds the features standard items list as digital air conditioning Climatronic (with two cooling zones), leather seats, LED flashlights, multi-function steering wheel with controls on-board computer and sound systems and telephony, rain sensors and light with “Coming & Leaving Home”.