2020 Volkswagen Golf; Redesign, Specs, Release Date
The Upcoming Golf, 2020 Volkswagen Golf starts testing with a temporary bodywork. It will be in production in July 2019, a few weeks before deliveries.
All hidden-the bodywork is that of the current Volkswagen Golf, which dates back to 2012, but in reality, the exemplar photographed by Auto Motor und Sport hides the mechanics of the new generation, the eighth, which will be in production from July 2019 and will be in Dealerships from September of that year.
The car is a “forklift”, or a test model used by technicians to test the chassis, suspensions, and engines of the new edition without using the final bodywork. The 2020 Volkswagen Golf will be a profound update of the modern one and the MQB mechanical base, revised with a greater width of the roadways, as seen also from the photos, and a reduction of the weight in the order of 50 kg, according to the rumors.
Volkswagen’s stylists will be able to create a more gritty car, which in any case is similar to the one for sale: Golf has for years been the best selling car in Europe and a distinct change in style could affect its success. The specimen of these spy photos adopts multilink type rear suspension, more refined, but the less expensive and powerful versions should use suspensions with a simpler pattern.
Among the engines should be the recent 1.5 TSI petrol and the 1.6 TDI diesel, in addition to the 2.0 TSI and 2.0 TDI, but will also come with the versions with CNG engine, hybrid GTE and the sporty GTI and R. It should not be foreseen the electric e-Golf, according to the rumors, since there will be a specific model derived from the prototype I.D.
2020 Volkswagen Golf Hybrid
On the 2020 VW Golf should be standard a light hybrid system (mild hybrid), with a small electric motor powered by an additional plant at 48 volts and devoid of the large and expensive batteries present on conventional hybrids.
This system helps to reduce consumption and promises a number of advantages: The German sedan could move at zero emissions in maneuvers, according to the first advances, or create a four-wheel drive system without the traditional shaft Transmission.