After a struggle with diesel-emissions cheating scandal, Volkswagen Company is trying to come back in style. This Company makes fantastic vehicles for sure and among those great cars is the upcoming 2017 Volkswagen Golf R. The new Golf R is anticipated to obtain sophisticated characteristics and also progressive technological innovation. Performance from the vehicle will probably be increased hence gaining popularity and curiosity on the customer. The upcoming 2017 Volkswagen Golf R will hit the dealerships with a lot of upgrades; we can expect a powerful and fuel-efficient engine, amazing and spacious interior, so we can definitely say that the new model epitomizes on interior refinement, performance, and comfort. Very nice and elegant look makes it more interesting to the younger buyers, but even the older generation will adore this car.
2017 Volkswagen Golf R – Technology Suite:
The upcoming model is quite exceptional vehicle from the outside, and it will give a very aggressive impression as always. The 2017 Volkswagen Golf R offers pretty the same visual treatment seen on previous models but we can expect characteristic bumper design with the large air inlets for improved engine cooling. Both, four door and two door models will be available in hatchback styling options. At the front, we can see a slightly modified grille as well as very nice LED daytime running lights that will be integrated into the bi-xenon headlight housings. On the sides of the vehicle, the upcoming model will get body-colored “R” side skirts as well as black calipers with “R” logos. Also, here we can see nicely designed 18-inch alloy wheels fitted with quality tires. Not only the wheels are made of aluminum, but also the whole chassis is made of lightweight materials to improve performance and fuel consumption. At the back, we can see an “R” design diffuser as well as a sports exhaust system with 4 chrome tailpipes. Exterior dimensions (inch): Length (168.4), Width (70.8), Height (56.5), Wheelbase (103.5), Front Track (60.7), Rear Track (59.7), and Ground Clearance (4.8)
The 2017 Volkswagen Golf R is significantly improved inside the cabin, especially in terms of the tech features offered. Inside, there’ll be a five-inch touchscreen display with CarPlay, Android Auto, and most likely MirrorLink smartphone integration systems. This model is also very comfortable and the cabin is roomier than before, so all passengers will certainly enjoy inside. We can expect sport front seats covered with Nappa leather (dark or light, your choice!). Just like the previous and this model will come with a three-spoke sports steering wheel with a chrome “R” logo located on the lower crossbar, light-blue speedometer, and tachometer. There’ll be and great safety features such as blind-spot monitor, lane departure warning, parking systems, a rearview auto-dimming mirror and many others.
2017 Volkswagen Golf R – Performance of Engine:
The upcoming 2017 Volkswagen Golf R will hit the market with upgraded version of the turbocharged, four-cylinder 2.0-liter engine that is capable of generating 292 hp at 5,400 rpm and 280 pound-feet of torque. This engine will be mated to a six-speed manual transmission as standard while the optional transmission system will be six-speed DSG dual-clutch automatic. With the first one, the run from 0-60 mph is 5.2 seconds while with the second one that time is 4.9 seconds. Fuel consumption will be 22/31 – city/highway, according to EPA.
2017 Volkswagen Golf R– Price and Development:
The starting price for the newest 2017 Volkswagen Golf R will be around $36.500, and the release date should be in the third quarter of 2016.