The Volkswagen Golf Match edition has gone on sale priced from £19,680 - it replaces the SE range with a higher base specification. The Match is available to order now with the first deliveries expected in September 2014.
There is the choice of the petrol 1.4-litre TSI 122 PS engine with either six-speed manual or seven-speed DSG gearboxes returning 54.3 to 56.5 mpg combined; a diesel 1.6-litre TDI 105 PS engine with five-speed manual or seven-speed DSG gearbox returning 72.4 to 74.3 mpg; and a diesel 2.0-litre TDI 150 PS with six-speed manual or six-speed DSG gearbox returning 62.8 to 68.9 mpg.
The Golf Match is equipped with ACC Adaptive Cruise Control with Front Assist and City Emergency Braking, a Driver Alert System, PreCrash preventive occupant protection, Driver Profile Selection, automatic wipers, an automatically dimming rear-view mirror and auto-on headlights. Plus front and rear parking sensors, front fog lights and a mirror pack, which comprises automatically-folding door mirrors with puddle lights and reverse-activated dipping on the nearside, plus 16-inch ‘Dover’ alloy wheels.
Core equipment across the Golf range includes air conditioning, seven airbags, including a driver’s knee airbag; ABS with ESC, XDS electronic differential lock; an automatic post-collision braking system and Isofix preparation for two rear child seats. The entry-level Composition Media system includes a 5.8-inch colour touchscreen, DAB digital radio, a CD player, MDI interface with 30-pin and Lightning connectors, Bluetooth telephone preparation and audio streaming and eight speakers.
|Engine derivative||Gearbox||Body||Combined mpg||CO2 (g/km)||Price (�)|
|1.4-litre TSI 122 PS||6-speed man||3-door||54.3||120||19,680|
|1.4-litre TSI 122 PS||6-speed man||5-door||53.3||123||20,335|
|1.4-litre TSI 122 PS||7-speed DSG||5-door||56.5||116||21,750|
|1.6-litre TDI 105 PS||5-speed man||3-door||74.3||99||20,535|
|1.6-litre TDI 105 PS||5-speed man||5-door||74.3||99||21,190|
|1.6-litre TDI 105 PS||7-speed DSG||5-door||72.4||102||22,605|
|2.0-litre TDI 150 PS||6-speed man||3-door||68.9||106||22,050|
|2.0-litre TDI 150 PS||6-speed man||5-door||68.9||106||22,705|
|2.0-litre TDI 150 PS||6-speed DSG||5-door||62.8||119||24,120|
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