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Volkswagen Golf GTD Debuts Tomorrow In Leipzig

by Isaiah on March 28, 2009

Volkswagen Golf GTD

Volkswagen is set to introduce its new Volkswagen Golf GTD at the Leipzig Motor Show in Germany tomorrow. The new GTD boasts a 2-liter turbocharged diesel that develops 170 horsepower and uses in average only 5.3-liters of gasoline per 100 km (44.3 mpg). The car goes from 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) in just 8.1 seconds with a top speed of 222 km/h (138 mph). The engine is mated to either a standard 6-speed manual transmission or optional 6-speed DSG automatic. The Golf GTD will available starting May for unannounced price yet. [GlobalMotors]