The 2014 VW Scirocco face lift had its public debut two weeks earlier at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. The Scirocco rests above the Golf in VW’s worldwide profile.
Forty years after Volkswagen revealed the original Scirocco at the Geneva Motor Show in 1974, a new facelifted design will debut at this year’s event. The newbie presents refreshed styling, indoor installations and engines for the good-looking sports coupe.
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As anticipated, the Scirocco gains small aesthetic alterations including an updated front bumper with wind resistant cutters inspired by the seventh-gen GTI, revised LED tail lights, bi-xenon fronts lights and a variety of brand-new alloy wheel styles. Purchasers could pick from thirteen external colours featuring 5 brand-new additions to the palette.
The indoor upgrades are equally very discreet and mainly limited to a brand-new instrument collection and two new gauges located in a case in addition to the instrument collection that offer the oil temperature and the improvement pressure. A stop watch is installed in the exact same pod, and leather-upholstered three-spoke sport steering tire comes standard on all trim levels. Dashboard materials are also new and of a better to those of the present inside, and all facelifted versions include extra determines for turbocharger improvement stress, oil temperature and stop watch, sitting atop the dashboard.
Under the Hood
All engines now come as standard with stop/start and battery regrowth method, with the exception of the 280 HP electric motor inside the Scirocco R. Engines are paired to a six-speed manual gearbox or an optional dual-clutch DSG (not available for the 1.4 TSI) sending power solely to the front tires.
The base 1.4 TSI has gotten 3 HP (2 kW) and now provides 125 HP (92 kW), while the three versions of the 2.0 TSI electric motor have also been updated and they now produce 180 HP (+20 HP), 220 HP (+10 HP) and 280 HP (+15 HP). Volkswagen additionally tuned the 2.0 TDI which could now be had with 150 HP (+10 HP) and 184 HP (+7 HP).
And the gearboxes?
A six-speed manual is typical throughout the range, and then you’ve the choice of a dual-clutch paddleshifter. Nevertheless, there’s a catch.
On the lower-powered models, it’s a six-speed dual-clutcher. Simply the top-dogs of Scirocco-kind offer a seven-speeder– keep that in your pocket for bar ammo, 2014 VW Scirocco R owners.
Exactly what’s next?
A brand new 2014 VW Scirocco ares the works yet it is not anticipated to arrive up until 2017 at the earliest. It will apparently go back to the nameplate’s coupe root systems and shed the existing version’s distinct capturing brake-like contour while loading more power all across the board.
Although the facelifted 2014 design will not make it on these coasts, Volkswagen is anticipated to cave in to public need and supply following variant of the coupe on this side of the pond.
2014 VW Scirocco release day
Following its debut in Geneva, the 2014 VW Scirocco will certainly show up in Volkswagen display rooms next August. Prices information will be published more detailed to its on-sale date.