What is new offered by the 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen for the year 2015?
The 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen is lighter, larger and more fuel efficient than earlier.
No more are the days when Americans were known for not buying the wagons. It is due to this fact that carmakers did not offer European wagon models in United States of America. But this tradition was broken by Volkswagen years back when it offered its popular Passat wagon followed by Jetta variation. Now it is the new Golf SportWagen. With the 2015 Golf SportWagen that has been redesigned, the company reaffirms its faith in the fan base of small wagens.
Golf architecture of all new front wheel drive, the 2015 Golf SportWagen is larger, more fuel efficient and lighter as compared to the earlier versions of wagens.
What is under the hood?
The 2015 Golf SportWagen has a new turbocharged 1.8-liter four cylinder engine. It offers 199 pound feet of torque and come up with 170 horsepower. It has replaced pairs and 2.5-liter five cylinder in-line with either a six speed automatic transmission or a five speed manual transmission.As compared the outgoing engine, the vehicle offers almost 12% more torque and the four-cylinder has the capacities for swifter acceleration and better fuel economy values.
The company claims that five speed manual and four-cylinder combinations facilitates the Golf SportWagen in offering 25 miles per gallon within the city and 36 miles per gallon on highway.Moreover a turbo diesel i.e. 2.0-liter four-cylinder is also available that has been taken from the previous model.
What is the interior of the 2015 Golf SportWagen like?
The 2015 Golf SportWagen has a spacious cabin to offer to its users. It amuses its users with more headroom and shoulder space than earlier. Piano black, aluminum and chrome trim pieces along with the additional touch surfaces are there in the vehicle. Moreover optional ambient lighting adds to the classier feeling that it typical for this segment of vehicles.
At the same time it is worth noting that increased room for passengers has been offered at the expense of the cargo. The 2015 Golf SportWagen has lesser room behind the rear seats. Therefore lesser space for cargo has been offered by this model.
Kinds of features offered by the 2015 Golf SportWagen:
The standard features offered by this trim level are as follows:
- 15-inch alloy wheels
- synthetic leather upholstery
- smartphone connectivity
- a 5.8-inch touchscreen display (It is controlled with the help of tablet style gestures like pinch zooming and swiping)
The SE model:
The features offered by this model are as follows:
- 17-inch wheels
- Fog lights
- a panoramic sunroof
- keyless entry with push-button start
- a rearview camera
- a premium Fender audio system
- steeping up to the SEL adds 18-inch wheels
- a 12-way power-adjustable driver seat
- dual-zone automatic climate control
- a navigation system
Options for the 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen:
Options available for all the models are as follows:
- adaptive headlights
- LED running lights
- forward collision warning
- front parking sensor
- rear parking sensors
- post-collision braking (it suppresses the movement of the vehicle after collision)
In short the vehicle has everything that a car shopper might look for in any car.
Volkswagen initiated its operations back in 1937 in Germany. Ever since its inception; the company has been known to offer wide range of cars to the users. This range starts from the most popular Golf till the most recent addition of SUV models.
The vehicle offered by the company is known well for their strong built.This is to ensure that the vehicle has the capacity to withstand the extreme weather conditions more than what the rivals of the companies are offering to the people. This is one of those features that are making the vehicle offered by Volkswagen more popular than any other brand in the automobile industry. Also it is worth stating that the company has a large loyal fan following in all parts of the world. Their customers are the ones who keep on buying these vehicles over the years again and again with same zeal and zest. All the models offered by the company has large number of delighted customers and these are the numbers that give a practical proof of the popularity of these cars in the customers as well as shows that standard that Volkswagen has retained since its activities were initiated back in 1937.
Be in interior and exterior features, elegance or style, the vehicles have met all the expectations of their users over the years in every manner. It just does not matter that which model of VolksWagen you are driving; these vehicle never let their drivers down in any way.
Same goes true for the 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen. It will amuse you in every manner following the traditions followed by the company since years.