The Estate version of the new Volkswagen Golf 7 generation has been recently caught on camera while it was being tested on public roads.
The 2014 Volkswagen Golf 7 Estate spotted on public roads is camouflaged and we can’t tell what its rear end will look like but with its hatchback brother coming with an evolutionary design, the model is also expected to follow the same path. The Golf 7 Estate will get an enlarged boot which will allow it to carry an extra 120 liters of luggage compared to the smaller version. The new Golf 7 Estate will ride on the same MQB platform and it will be longer than the hatchback.
The engine options will be carried over from the standard Golf and they will also include the 1.2 TSI with 85 HP and with 105 HP, the 1.4 TSI with 122 HP and 140 HP, the 1.6 TDI with 105 HP and 250 Nm of torque and the 2.0 TDI with 150 HP and 320 Nm of torque. Additional details on the Golf 7 Estate are limited for the moment and will be announced next year, probably during the Geneva Motor Show, where the model is expected to be unveiled.
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