Volkswagen’s load-lugging sizzling small automotive breaks cowl, combining 611 litres of boot area with a torque-vectoring differential and Drift mode.
The 2022 Volkswagen Golf R wagon has been unveiled, forward of its Australian launch early subsequent 12 months.Often known as the Property or Variant in different markets, the brand new Golf R wagon blends the go-fast mechanicals and sporty styling of Volkswagen’s newest all-wheel-drive sizzling hatch with the extra sensible physique of a wagon.There’s 611 litres of area on supply behind the rear seats, increasing to 1642 litres with the second row folded flat. Buying bag hooks, eye clips, a baggage internet, 12-volt socket and a full family energy level within the boot all help practicality, together with a hands-free energy tailgate.MORE: 2022 Volkswagen Golf R and Tiguan R due in Australia in February, T-Roc R right here later in 2022
It additionally includes a retractable tow bar able to pulling as much as 1900kg (braked).Energy comes from the identical 235kW/420Nm 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine, seven-speed dual-clutch automated transmission and variable all-wheel drive system because the hatch, although the wagon’s elevated weight extends the 0-100km/h time from 4.7 to 4.9 seconds.Prime velocity is rated at 250km/h in customary type, or 270km/h with the elective R Efficiency Package deal – the latter additionally including 19-inch ‘Estoril’ alloy wheels (changing 18-inch items), and Particular and Drift driving modes.The Golf R wagon is slated to retain the hatch’s sharp chassis and dynamics, together with its torque-vectoring rear differential, stiffer suspension, 20mm-lower journey peak, 358mm entrance brake discs, and sticky Bridgestone or Michelin tyres.
Additionally carried over from the hatch is the styling, with extra aggressive entrance and rear bumpers, quad exhaust suggestions and bigger facet skirts.The inside is analogous, too, benefiting from the 10-inch infotainment touchscreen, 10.25-inch digital instrument cluster, and suede and fabric-trimmed R sports activities seats.The 2022 Volkswagen Golf R wagon will go on sale in Australia in early 2022, with a neighborhood launch anticipated in February.MORE: Golf information and reviewsMORE: Every part Volkswagen
2022 Volkswagen Golf R wagon revealed, Australian launch due early 2022