FRANKFURT — Volkswagen AG's Concept D was not the only performance diesel introduced at the recent Frankfurt Motor Show. In a move that is sure to upset purists but please environmentalists, VW announced a new high-performance 150-hp diesel Golf that will give the GTI a run for its money. The new diesel version should become the fastest model in the Golf range thanks to incredible mid-range torque (320 Nm @ 1900 rpm) from the 1.9 TDI diesel engine and 6-speed gearbox. At the top of the ...
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