OPEN: VW Golf SV on sale now
Order books are now open for the new Volkswagen Golf SV.
Priced from £18,875, with deliveries expected from July 22, the SV is the third variant of the seventh-generation Golf, alongside the hatchback and the estate.
It is 134mm longer than the Golf Plus it replaces, 83mm longer than the standard Golf hatchback and 224mm shorter than the Golf estate.
The vehicle will be powered by a range of petrol and diesel engines, all of which include Stop/Start and battery regeneration systems.
Most fleet friendly is the 1.6litre 110PS turbodiesel which, when fitted in the Golf SV BlueMotion, achieves 76.3mpg and CO2 emissions of 95g/km.
Trim levels mirror those of the Golf hatchback, progressing from S through SE to GT, with a BlueMotion model based on the S specification also available.
Standard equipment includes Bluetooth, DAB, SD card reader, CD player, 5.8inch colour touchscreen, iPod connector, front centre armrest, dual rear ISOFIX fittings, seven airbags, XDS electronic differential, an automatic post-collision braking system and air conditioning.
Safety systems available include automatic post-collision braking system, a PreCrash system, Adaptive Cruise Control, Front Assist, City Emergency Braking, Driver Alert System, Lane Assist system and Dynamic Light Assist system.
Boot capacity is increased by 76litres to 500litres.