New Volkswagen Jetta GLI will get more than 220 HP

New Volkswagen Jetta GLI will get more than 220 HP

Console GLI Volkswagen mark sports version Jetta, technical stuffing which, as a rule, borrow from the “charged” hatchback Golf GTI. Most likely, the new model concept will not change.

As expected, in the engine compartment Jetta GLI will be located two-liter turbodizel with increased in comparison with the Golf GTI returns – the hot hatch it is 220 HP and 350 Nm. Standard “chetyrehdverki” will be available with a six-speed manual transmission, but a surcharge will be offered semiskorostnoy “robot”, reports the publication Autoblog.

Another important change in the GLI compared to the normal Jetta will become multi-link suspension as the hatchback Golf, while versions of “simpler” applies torsion beam.

Recall, Volkswagen Jetta the new generation debuted at the Detroit auto show earlier this year. Seventh Jetta based on the MQB platform, it has grown in size and received improved aerodynamics.

In the U.S. market Volkswagen Jetta is offered with only 150-horsepower TSI turbo engine capacity of 1.4 liters, aggregated with six-speed manual or vosmichastny automatic transmissions.

Note, the model is quite popular in the US market: sales of the VW Jetta in 2017 amounted to 115 807 units, and for the three months 2018 14 were sold 650 cars. A key market for Jetta speaks Chinese – 317 637 units sold last year and 55 063 car for two months 2018.

Latest new Volkswagen became the flagship SUV Touareg, which will soon appear on then market.