Argentina: The Volkswagen Golf 2016, now 1.4 TSI engine with 150 hp


Volkswagen Argentina launched commercially in the Volkswagen Golf MY2016. No aesthetic modifications or its equipment, the only change is the 1.4 TSI engine which now delivers 150 horsepower.


Vokswgen-Golf-MY2016 V olkswagen Argentina announced the start of the marketing Golf MY2016 . The only novelty of hatchback Mexican manufacturing is related to the improvement received at its TSI engine block 1.4-liter , whose power was increased by 10 hp, as from now offered with 150 horsepower .

And there the news just as the model of seventh generation introduced to the market in 2012, which reached the Argentine market earlier this year, has not yet had any visual update. There is also no news on their equipment. The 1.4 TSI engine is the only one that has been modified while the block 1.6 liter 16v 110 bhp remained unchanged, while year-end would arrive to the local market the GTI versions equipped with TSI engine 2.0 liters and 220 horsepower.

Argentina Volkswagen Golf range comprises three variants of finish called Trendline, Comfortline and Highline .

Its standard equipment includes electronic stability control (ESP) and depending on the version to seven airbags , ISOFIX, start Assist system on slopes, dual-zone automatic climate control sliding glass roof, infotainment system with 5.8-inch touch screen, Alcantara upholstery, bi-xenon headlights, etc.

Prices suggested for the 2016 Volkswagen Golf in Argentina are as follows:

  • Volkswagen Golf 1.6 16V Trendline Manual 271,453 pesos ($ 28,665)
  • Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSi Comfortline Manual 294,395 pesos ($ 31,087)
  • Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSi Comfortline DSG 306,044 pesos ($ 32,317)
  • Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI Highline DSG 320,231 pesos ($ 33,815)



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