FAW-Volkswagen, one of the earliest and largest carmakers in China, has a high-profile presence at the 13th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition that started April 20, showing the public a wide lineup including the new Golf, Magotan, Sagitar and Bora, as well as its latest achievements in technology, environmental friendliness and innovation.
As the inheritor of the Golf brand culture and precedent-setting hatchback engineering, the new Golf is a focus of the Shanghai auto show after it was unveiled to mark the formal countdown to its production in China.
The latest interpretation of the legendary model is undoubtedly an outstanding car produced by the latest German car manufacturing capacity. Its exterior, a result of Volkswagen's new shaping language, includes a two-part grille design that has a much stronger visual impact.
The wholesome design of the car's profile is streamlined and dynamic. Design elements in its interior produce a feeling of modernity.
As a brand so powerful that it defines a whole class of products in Europe, the Golf's strength is clearly self-evident. Equipped with a 1.4TSI engine and 7-speed DSG dual-clutch automatic transmission, its performance, safety, reliability and fuel-efficiency set a new standard in the A-segment hatchback market.