Volkswagen is expanding its range of gas-powered vehicles with the introduction of compressed natural gas variant for the high-selling VW Golf; 2013 will see a bi-fuel compressed natural gas (CNG)-powered Golf coming to market. The Golf VII will be part of Volkswagen’s new generation of vehicles utilising its MQB (trans. Modular Transverse Matrix) technology, which allows for a variety of transverse, front-engined, front-wheel drive models to be designed using the same set of components.
Volkswagen will take orders for the new CrossTouran EcoFuel as from 12 August. Volkswagen’s ‘more extrovert’ compact MPV is available from a starting price of €27,700 (USD 35,800). It comes with a modified road kit complete with longer suspension springs, getting 20 millimetres more ground clearance than the standard model. Read more »