There’s a new R-Line Golf TSI, along with 3 other versions to be offered by VPCM and bookings have already begun for the VW Golf pack, which consists of the TSI Sportline, renowned GTI and the superstar 4WD Golf R, also known to the enthusiasts’ as the MK7.5R which makes up the entire partly new gen 7.5 Golf.

Without further ado, here are the new range of Golf offerings via Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia, their specs and prices.

Golf R

  • Engine: 2.0L TSI turbo
  • Transmission: 7-speed DSG wet clutch direct shift gearbox
  • Power: 290PS and 380Nm from 2,000 to 5,400rpm
  • Drivetrain: 4WD with 4MOTION all-wheel drive system.
  • The Golf R with come with
    • R ‘Vienna’ perforated leather seats
    • 19” Pretoria alloy wheels
    • 12.3” Active Info Display
    • 9.2” Discover Pro with App-Connect with Gesture Control
    • LED headlights with Dynamic Cornering Lights
    • LED taillights with Dynamic Indicators and progressive steering.

Price: RM295,990


 

Golf GTI

  • Engine: 2.0L TSI turbo
  • Transmission: 6-speed DSG wet clutch direct shift gearbox
  • Power: 230PS and 350Nm from 1,500 to 4,600rpm.
  • The Golf GTI will feature:
    • GTI ‘Vienna’ perforated leather seats
    • 18” Milton Keynes alloy wheels
    • 12.3” Active Info Display
    • 8” Discover Media with App-Connect
    • LED headlights with Dynamic Cornering Lights
    • LED taillights with Dynamic Indicators and Adaptive Chassis Control (DCC) with driving mode selection.

Price: RM239,990

 

Golf

  • The Golf 1.4 TSI is available in Sportline and R-Line guise.
  • Engine: Both variants are powered by a 1.4L TSI turbo
  • Transmission: 7-speed DSG dry clutch direct shift gearbox
  • Power: 150PS and 250Nm from 1,500 to 3,500rpm.
  • R-Line will come with:
    • ‘Vienna’ leather seats
    • 17” Singapore alloy wheels
    • 12.3” Active Info Display
    • 8” composition media with App-Connect
    • LED headlights with Static and Dynamic Cornering Lights.

Price: RM155,990 (Sportline)
Price: RM169,990 (R-Line)

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Golf History

Since the Golf’s early beginnings in 1974, over 34 million units were made in various variants and sold worldwide. It is said that in the span of these 40 years, a new Golf was produced, purchased and delivered every 40 seconds on average. The Golf had also pioneered the advancement of leading vehicle technologies, won many awards including “Compact Family Car of the Year” by UK’s Auto Express, and “Best Small Car” in the 2017 Daily News Autos Award.

MD Erik Winter

Mr Erik Winter, Managing Director of VPCM is confident that the new Golf family will be well-received in Malaysia as it already has a strong local following. “With the introduction of four variants, there is a Golf for everyone. We are certain that the range will fulfil the expectations and desires of Golf fans here in Malaysia,“ he added.

Free Trip to Wörthersee GTI Festival Austria

VPCM is also offering Malaysians the chance to win an all-expense paid trip to the Wörthersee GTI Festival in Austria. The contest is currently ongoing and will end on the 27th of March 2018. Details can be found at the Volkswagen Malaysia website.  

Golf Gang Roadshow

Members of the public will have the opportunity to view the new Golf GTI and Golf R at the upcoming Volkswagen Tours. The GTI will be on display at AEON Bandar Dato Onn in Johor Bahru, on the 27th March till 1st April, while the Golf R will make its local debut at 1 Utama Shopping Centre from 28 March till 1 April 2018.

Bookings and Test Drive

VPCM says all bookings and test drive arrangements can be made at their authorized Volkswagen dealerships nationwide or try www.volkswagen.com.my