Volkswagen Golf celebrated its 40th anniversary

March 7, 2015 at 5:18 pm

Volkswagen celebrated the 40th anniversary of the popular model Golf. Over the long history of the car was sold around the world sold more than 30 million.
The first Volkswagen Golf came off the assembly line in Wolfsburg March 29, 1974. Prior to this, the company gathered a cult VW Beetle. Together with the Golf began a new era in the history of the company. In the creation of the first-generation Golf participated famous Italian designer Giorgetto Giugiaro. The car was so pleased with the audience that the production of the millionth Golf Company celebrated in October 1976.

Volkswagen Golf pics

Volkswagen Golf image

Over time, the model is overgrown with various modifications, including charged Golf GTI and diesel Golf D (1976), turbo diesel Golf GTD (1982), an outdoor Golf Cabriolet (1979). For 40 years the model has gone through several generations, and the current 7th generation produced from 2012.

Volkswagen Golf picture

Volkswagen Golf pics

Golf – the most successful model of the concern Volkswagen. In the summer of 2013 saw the release of 30 million copies. Apart from the two companies in Germany Golf VII is made in China and Mexico.

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