May 9, 2007
VW introduces Golf wagon in Europe
2008 Volkswagen Jetta (Golf) wagon. Click image to enlarge
Wolfsburg, Germany – A new Volkswagen Golf wagon, similar to the new Jetta Wagon, will go on sale in Germany on June 1st. Known as the Golf Variant in Europe, the new wagon will go on sale in other European countries at a later date. No plans were announced for North American sales.
The new Golf Variant is being launched with two diesel and three gasoline engines. The DSG dual clutch transmission is optional on all engines with the exception of the base 1.6-litre gasoline engine.