After successfully passing the seventh generation, Golf had now become more powerful as launched under the moniker of 4motion, which is known for its traction on all the wheels.
Golf 4motion is a permanent AWD, Volkswagen available in three level trims namely Highline, Comfortline and Trendline with two options for engine displacement.
The standard 1.6 TDI engine comes with a power of 105 PS and 250 Nm of torque which can reach a peak at 187 kmph from 0-100 sprint in 11.5seconds.
The more powerful oil burner of 2.0 TDI is packed with 150 PS chasing to the top speed of 211 kmph, starting from 0-100 kmph run in 8.6 seconds.
1.6 and 2.0 TDI yields an average of 22.22 kmpl and 21.27 kmpl respectively on the combined drive.
Lastly, it is made available in four door option only, costing a premium over the front wheel drive models.