When did the Volkswagen Golf Mk2 come out?

When did the Volkswagen Golf Mk2 come out?

Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The Volkswagen Golf Mk2 is a compact car, the second generation of the Volkswagen Golf and the successor to the Volkswagen Golf Mk1. It was Volkswagen’s highest volume seller from 1983 and remained in (German) production until late 1992.

When did the VW Golf come out in South Africa?

For the South African market, Volkswagen SA added a 2.0 8v engine in January 1992, the same engine which would go on to be used in the Mk3 model launched later that year. In February 1986, Volkswagen presented the first Golf with four-wheel drive.

What are the different types of Golf Mk2 cabriolets?

The Golf Mk2 was available as a 3- and 5-door hatchback. The 2-door and 4-door sedan variants of the Golf Mk2 were marketed under the Volkswagen Jetta name. No cabriolet version was developed from the Mk2; instead, the Mk1-based convertible continued to be produced, with minor changes. Trim levels included base, C,…

What is the history of the Volkswagen Golf 3rd generation?

Volkswagen unveiled the Golf’s third generation in the summer of 1991, and the sales started with the three- and five-door versions. The third generation came after a highly successful Golf II sold in more than six million units globally.

What kind of diesel engine does a Volkswagen Golf have?

Volkswagen Golf 1.6 TD CL catalyst (man. 5) (CL, GL), manufactured or sold in 1991, version for Europe diesel fuel engine with displacement: 1588 cm3 / 97 cui, advertised power: 44 kW / 59 hp / 60 PS ( DIN ), torque: 110 Nm / 81 lb-ft, more data: 1991 Volkswagen Golf 1.6 TD CL catalyst (man.

What was the first generation of the Volkswagen Golf?

First generation (MK1/A1, Typ 17; 1974–1983) In May 1974, Volkswagen presented the first-generation Golf as a modern front-wheel-drive, long-range replacement for the Volkswagen Beetle.

What are the different variants of the Volkswagen Golf?

Other variants include a 5-door hatchback, estate (Variant, from 1993), convertible (Cabriolet and Cabrio, 1979–2002, Cabriolet, 2011–present), and a Golf-based saloon, called the Volkswagen Jetta, Volkswagen Vento (from 1992) or Volkswagen Bora (from 1999). The Golf has crossed from economy to high-performance market segments.