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2015 VW e-Golf

What's this?
It is the first golf all away with this idea of ​​the old school of a internal combustion engine. E golf instead of just being driven by an electric motor is powered by a battery pack sends 113bhp to the front wheels. The objective is to get from zero to 37 mph in 4.2 seconds to about six seconds later, 62 hours at 87 miles and top mph. Prices start at £ 25.845 (including government subsidies EV) when it lands in the UK this summer.
Does not sound very fast.
Frankly, driving in the real world, the E-Golf not only feels faster than these figures suggest, but soon-point. It is a fabulous drink instant torque - £ 199 m away, no less - what the E-Golf away from the lights is a real kick. There is so much spin on tap, in fact, that then also rotate the wheels when you get too lairy accelerator.
Speaking of chokes, VW says its electric motor is foot Twitch-of-right to rotate five times faster than a conventional gasoline engine torque at the wheels. Which means the thing…

2015 VW New Volkswagen Beetle Wolksvagem

Prices Pictures Car Reviews : 2015 New Volkswagen Beetle - Here is a Volkswagen Beetle with a difference. This is a VW Beetle, which ended with a place to say flowers and beautiful things, and instead use all available space to put lots and lots of horsepower. Meet the Beetle GRC. Now with 560bhp.

This means that GRC Global Rally Cross (not to be with Global Rallycross, where the Peugeot 208 T16 compete to be confused): This painting will be attending Rockstar Andretti Autosport VW Beetle for the second half of the season.

Drivers are excellently named Scott Speed ​​(Toro Rosso a former driver, who was replaced by Vettel) have US Tanner Foust and TG.

It has a 2.0-liter TSI engine, the very, very 560bhp turbo produces. Actually, VW says it has "only" 560bhp. He is also a four-wheel drive, and quite, quite mad.

And if you're wondering whether a motor Beetle 2.0-liter 560bhp can manage without Pop are not forgotten TG actually a 2.0-liter four-cylinder 500 hp Beetle in Los …

VW Golf GTE: a volkswagen hybrid GTI?

Prices Pictures Car Reviews : VW Golf GTE: a volkswagen hybrid GTI? - This is the Volkswagen Golf GTE. Yes, GTE. You will be using the 'GT' little familiar, referred, how it works hot versions of VW - think GTI (petrol) or GTD (fast diesel).

But the E? That stands for "power". Since the field of GTE, Volkswagen says that most of the animals unusual, a sporty plug-in hybrid.

The AWG combines a 1.4-liter petrol engine 148bhp 'TSI' a 101bhp electric motor between a clutch DSG gearbox jammed - the same engine in the E-tron Audi A3 found.

Together, the two power sources can contain a maximum of 201bhp and 258 lb-ft of torque to the front wheels. The Golf GTI makes compared 217bhp and exactly the same number of pairs.

But where to get all the petrol GTI from 0-62 mph in 6.5 seconds, the hybrid-GTE is 7.6 seconds. This deficit is due to the additional weight of the GTE: Conduct a 120kg, 8.8kWh Li-ion battery, the balance a little higher than 170kg weight leaning pet…

Auto Show Detroit Autorama 2015

Prices Pictures Car Reviews : - Auto Show Detroit Autorama 2015 - The Detroit show this year was more global than ever before. He was also very relevant. The new metal production was usually the guy who could relate to without much explanation , and concepts were attractive , but not too fancy .

Toyota - Lexus had a great show. Finally, there is clear evidence of what the company president Akio Toyoda, and its engineers have promise for a while.

You want to make cars that are more of the device: Rent really crave the people .

The Toyota FT-1 looks good, and especially shows how the company is developing a voice distinctive design for all cars.

But if there is a production of spin-off (big if) is a way away. Lexus, shown for the CR- F, is a few years ago the parent company in getting its distinctive design .

And the RC -F should take a bit of an event and see - brake calipers behind the headlights come naturally aspirated engine.Not so happy for VW Audi show.

VW has meant growth in the…

VW Polo facelifts

It's been five years since unveiled the fifth generation VW Polo. Wetter sicherlich für ein Facelift. Weather certainly for a facelift.
But the little Vee Dub happened on more than one mole removal Sophie Raworth complete facial reconstruction Joan Rivers: bumper lines hardened, you can now spec LED lights, and five new alloy wheel designs.
Visually, everything.
Conservative on the outside, but inside the renovated Polo has bigger is provided, the main components of his brothers. In particular, the increase motors, technology and golf.

The good news is that the engines. There's a new, even more efficient petrol - A 89bhp 1.0-liter three-cylinder turbo and the first of its kind to be stamped with the BlueMotion label. The people claim that Wolfsburg to do 68.9 mpg on the combined cycle and emits just 94 g / km of CO2.
There is also a new, more efficient diesel BlueMotion, if your favorite color is black pump. It has 74bhp, stating that the development of a peak torq…