Volkswagen has printed a brand new teaser of the eighth-generation Golf through the current Volkswagen Model Annual Session in Wolfsburg.
As a teaser from the beginning of the yr indicated, the Mk8 Golf will undertake a sharper and extra aggressive form than the outgoing mannequin. Teased right here in three-door guise, we are able to see the Golf could have skinny headlights, a pointy C-pillars, a rear spoiler and a design line operating alongside the perimeters from the headlights to the taillights.
This sketch doesn’t simply provide a glimpse of the brand new mannequin’s overhauled entrance fascia, however confirms our suspicions about alleged spy photographs of the brand new Golf printed in October. These photographs set the web abuzz, however we all the time suspected they had been too good to be true. This sketch previews totally different headlights, confirming that these footage had been tampered with.
The automobile producer made the weird transfer of asserting that manufacturing of the Mk8 Golf will start in June 2019 initially of this yr. Whereas that also stays the case, a slide introduced through the Volkswagen Model Annual Session reveals that the brand new Golf received’t really premiere till the third quarter of subsequent yr, just some weeks forward of the production-spec VW I.D. hatch.
Based mostly on current reviews, the brand new Golf could have a barely bigger wheelbase than the present mannequin, permitting it to focus on patrons of extra premium hatchbacks. Moreover, Volkswagen will reportedly outfit the automobile with a choice of semi-autonomous options and provide not less than one mild-hybrid powertrain. The range-topping Golf R can even profit from a soar in energy.