Unveiling the 2011 Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 35

2011 Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 35

Volkswagen seems very busy this year because after launching the 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDi and 2011 New VW Golf Cabriolet, they are preparing for celebrating the 35th anniversary of the original model of Golf GTi in 1976 by revealing the 2011 Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 35. This will make fans of Golf GTI all over the world filled with excitements.

The company has released the images of the 2011 Edition 35 which will bring a couple of styling and performance enhancements.

The tagged “Edition 35” refers to the special edition differentials itself from the standard version through a set of visual upgrades, including revised front and rear bumpers, smoky light lenses, LED daytime running lights, LED taillights, glossy black plastic grille and side mirror trim, and last but not the least the new alloy wheels and ‘35’ badging. Volkswagen really puts their best effort to wrap the 35th anniversary of the Golf GTI and expects that the 2011 VW Golf GTI Edition 35 to be one sophisticated hatchback.

The ‘35’ pattern of the Golf GTI Edition 35 represents the interior, on the door sills, the head rests and the center of the seats. Volkswagen surely spoils the fans of Golf GTI by applying sport fabric upholstery that has a honeycomb-like pattern instead of the standard models – the tartan theme. Another visual modification is the golf ball-shaped gearshift lever.

Since this is the 35th anniversary of Golf GTI, what sort of engine that Volkswagen applied on the 2011 Edition 35? Well, the Golf GTI Edition 35 powered by a revised version of a 2.0-liter TSI engine, tuned to deliver an extra 25 horsepower, adding up a total 235 horsepower. Unfortunately, Volkswagen saves up some mysteries about the torque figure and acceleration times to add the excitement of the anniversary surprise.

The official launch date for the 2011 Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 35 will be on June 1st 2011 at the 2011 Worthersee hot hatch festival in Austria. The price tag for this desirable hatchback is €30,425 (about $43,789 – at the current exchange rate) in Germany. The standard model of 2011 Edition 35 in the domestic market costs €27,275 ($39,257 – at the current exchange rate).

The way we see it, the 2011 Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 35 is a must-have car because of its unique design which is the celebration of the 35th anniversary of the Golf GTI model.

2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI one of the green cars of the year

Volkswagen is one of the respected car manufacturers in the world. Not only has the commitment to build a car that met the needs of drivers, but also the needs of the surrounding environment. One of its products, 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI, is in the top 10 Green Cars 2011, chosen by Kelley Blue Book (kbb.com). Editor in the kbb.com regarded 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI as saving fuel consumption and low CO2 emissions car. However, this hatchback car also provides all the standard of safety, comfort, and enjoyment for its users.

The Volkswagen Golf TDI users in Europe have long felt the benefits of the car. For that kbb.com chose this hatchback car as environmentally friendly cars and comfortable when driving. TDI diesel engine available in 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI offers 30 mpg when used in the city, whereas at 42 mpg when used in the highway. Also you can push this hatchback car from 0-60 mph in 8.6 seconds.

You can get a 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI in 2 choices, 2 doors or 4 doors. This car combines the quality performance of typical German car with environmentally friendly technology. So if you want a car that is environmentally friendly and economical use of fuel, the 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI is the right choice.