The new Golf is ‘World Car of a Year 2013’

Posted on 28. Mar, 2013 by in Volkswagen Canada

The new Golf usually keeps on winning: an general consultant jury currently named a bestseller from Wolfsburg ‘World Car of a Year 2013’. The globally sought-after esteem was awarded during a New York International Auto Show. The ‘World Car of a Year’ pretension is a serve miracle in a flourishing list of awards for a Golf.

Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, Chairman of a Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, explained: “We during Volkswagen are all gay that a Golf has been named ‘World Car of a Year’. To win this endowment again shows that a Golf is and stays in a category of a possess all around a world. This automobile sets new benchmarks again and again, not slightest in terms of potency and environmental credentials. Soon, for instance, a Golf will also be launched as a plug-in hybrid and as a 100% electric car.”

For over 30 years, a Golf has been an determined underline of a motoring stage around a globe. For a seventh era of a bestseller today’s esteem represented a 17th endowment given being launched in Nov 2012. In giving their reasons for a award, a jury said: “The Golf is usually a right distance – it’s spacious, unsentimental and comfortable. It has got a fresh, on-going design, a new operation of engines, and an considerable list of apparatus and reserve systems. If there is a automobile for everyone, a Golf is it.”

It was usually 3 weeks ago that a compress automobile from Wolfsburg was crowned European Car of a Year. Further accolades from home and abroad, such as ‘The Best Cars of 2013’, ‘Auto Trophy 2012’ and a ‘Top Gear – All a automobile you’ll ever need’ award, turn off a list of successes.

The ‘World Car of a Year’ jury consists of 66 motoring reporters from 23 countries, who rate new cars appearing on a universe marketplace not usually for a award, though also in their daily stating work for millions of drivers and automobile enthusiasts. Volkswagen has for a prolonged time been a organisation tie in a ‘World Car of a Year’ awards: a indication before a stream Golf for instance, won a eminent esteem behind in 2009. In 2012, a loving general prize went to a company’s smallest car, a up! And 2010 was also dominated by Volkswagen: a Polo was crowned altogether leader and a BlueMotion models of a Polo, Golf and Passat took a pretension ‘World Green Car of a Year’.

Over a entrance months, serve models will be combined to a Golf range: a Golf GTI and Golf GTD, dual sportier versions, are being launched in a spring. From a center of Apr business will also be means to sequence a new, energetic and atmospheric Golf Estate. Following this in a second half of a year comes a new Golf TDI BlueMotion, that sets new standards in terms of fuel expenditure and environmental compatibility: usually 3.2 litres per 100 km and CO2 emissions of 85 g/km are considerable total in a compress class.

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