2021 Volkswagen Golf Mk8
Volkswagen has afresh persisted its Mk8 Golf variety, this time with the actualization of latest Acreage and Alltrack variations.
The load-luggers, set to head on auction inside the UK aboriginal in 2021, accompaniment the prevalent 5-door automobile launched ahead this year and the after ample GTI, GTD and GTE hot hatches.
Key to the brand new Golf Estate’s carried out cope with is an get admission to in length: at four.63m long, it’s 66mm nice than the Mk7 Golf wagon, although opponents inclusive of the Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer are first-class nevertheless. Its amplitude and acme are agnate to its predecessor’s, however.
The new-determined breadth is all concentrated within the wheelbase, affording a 38mm get admission to in excellent rear leg room. The cossack is beyond than before, too, even though with the aid of aloof six litres with the rear seats in abode (as much as 611 litres) and 22 litres with them bankrupt collapsed (as much as 1642 litres).
The cossack itself appearance the standard bag hooks and (non-obligatory on assertive trims) 12V and 230V potential sockets, even as an electrically extending tow angle is to be had. Furthermore, the alternative electric bootlid can be opened with a bash of a backside underneath the rear bumper.
Volkswagen claims the exoteric architecture “exudes air of mystery”. Identical to the car from the advanced up to the B-pillars, the Estate’s roofline slopes downwards appear the rear in a coupé-like fashion. A steeply raked rear display, extra distinctive tail-light and tailgate designs, delivered mark it out from the hatchback.
The Alltrack sticks carefully to the ruggedly styled exoteric of the antecedent model. Afresh aimed at bridging the distance amid a archetypal acreage and an SUV, it brings brought area clearance, decrease synthetic anatomy cladding, bespoke bumpers and exclusive autogenous trims.
Volkswagen hasn’t ample UK-specific agent options for the Alltrack however claims it could tow as much as 2000kg braked on a 12% slope. It suits its 4Motion 4-wheel power as widespread.