maybe Tim Jr can confirm ?
VW GOLF RD 2014 GOLF R 7 WITH TWIN TURBO DIESEL FOR THE IAA 2013
Unlike VW Golf 7 GTI and GTD is the sporty top model for maximum traction and therefore comes with all-wheel drive. This is necessary because of the turbocharged four-cylinder under the hood makes a whopping 300 horsepower and could bring the front wheels so in some situation to their limits.
The VW Golf R 7 may thus very similar technique as the noble brother ConsolidatedAudi S3 use, as this is also the top golf can accelerate in less than five seconds from 0 to 100 km / hr. A little more patience must find the driver of the upcoming VW Golf RD, but the first diesel-R has it still lurks behind the ears.
As the strong brother with a gasoline engine, the diesel engine equipped with four-wheel drive and a turbocharged four-cylinder with 2.0 liter displacement, as transmission is only one choice for DKG. Thanks to twin turbochargers to the turbo diesel producing around 225 horsepower and offer up to 500 Newton meters of torque - combined of course with the usual efficiency of modern diesel engines.