Volkswagen developed the Twin Drive system with eight German partners, and is planning a trial fleet of 20 Golfs outfitted with the system in 2010. The production version was expected to be based on new Mk6 Golf, featuring a 1.5 L turbodiesel engine and electric motor, with estimated arrival date of 2015.
Is a 2010 GTI a Mk6?
2010 brought the Mk6 Volkswagen GTI, which was essentially a facelifted Mk5, Car and Driver reports. Unlike the Mk6, this was a proper redesign. The 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder now makes 210 hp and 258 lb-ft. With the optional Performance Package, power jumps to 220 hp.
What Mark is VW Golf?
Volkswagen Golfs are unofficially titled by generation using the European acronym Mk, which means mark. For example, the seventh generation is often referred to as the Golf MkVII, Mk7, or simply the Golf 7 or VII.
What year is golf Mk6?
Golf Mk6 built between 2008 and 2012.
Should I buy a 2010 GTI?
Car reviewers said one of the main reasons to choose the 2010 Volkswagen GTI is because it offers a near-perfect balance of performance and interior comfort. With its 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, the GTI offers great gas mileage, as well as refined driving dynamics.
How fast is a 2010 Volkswagen GTI?
With the standard six-speed manual transmission, the GTI can go from a zero to 60 mph in 6.8 seconds, and on to an electronically limited 130 mph top speed.
What Turbo does a 2010 GTI have?
Volkswagen GTI Expert Review Motivating the GTI is VWs punchy 200-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-four, mated to either a standard six-speed manual transmission or VWs six-speed twin-clutch DSG automated manual gearbox.