The new Volkswagen Golf GTD will receive a “one of the cleanest engines in the world”

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The new Volkswagen Golf GTD will receive a “one of the cleanest engines in the world”

The upcoming Volkswagen Golf GTD will receive a “one of the cleanest engines in the world.” The company says that has streamlined unit: reduced carbon dioxide emissions, and improved responsiveness. Diesel hot-hatch will celebrate its world premiere at the Geneva motor show next spring.

Under the hood of the new Volkswagen Golf GTD prescribe motor Evo 2.0 TDI EA288 family. Improved engine equipped with the technology of “double dosing”, which means two selective catalytic Converter of nitrogen oxides (SCR) and a separate injector for injection of AdBlue into the exhaust flow. The result of such a system, the reduction of nitrogen oxides by 80 percent.

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This fact allows Volkswagen to roll up that Evo 2.0 TDI – with a “clean” engine of those that have ever put on Golf, but he’s also one of the most environmentally friendly in the world. The usual “Golf” diesel produces 115 and 150 horsepower, and for GTD it out will bring up to 200 forces the previous hatchback gave 185 forces and 350 Nm of torque, accelerating to a hundred in 7.5 seconds and consumes 4.2 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers.

Introduced last year, Volkswagen eighth generation built on the latest version of the modular platform MQB. The model is offered in five hybrid versions, three moderate and two rechargeable eTSI eHybrid – c liter “triples”, with a 1.5 turbo engine TSI and 2.0 TDI. In addition to the GTD, this year the company will present the new Golf GTI and R.

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