At the auto show in the Chinese Chengdu Volkswagen has shown new Lamando sedan, which is a production version of the spring shown in Beijing Concept New Midsize Coupe. Sales of new products built on modular platfomne MQB, will start in China in November. Model name comes from the Spanish mandar, which can be translated as “lead”, “direct” or “dominant” and la mando means something like “I manage/dispose of it.” Thus there is a sedan and pure Chinese name – Ling Du. Among the new Volkswagen Lamando positioned as a fashionable four-door coupe now, targeted at a young audience, and as a competitor called neither more nor less Mercedes CLA. The exact dimensions of the model are not specified, but the concept has a length equal to 4597 mm (width of the prototype 1838, height -1422). As for powertrains Volkswagen Lamanda dispatched petrol turbo TSI displacement of 1.4 and 2.0 liters, combines exceptional paired with a 7-band robot DSG. The price of the car in China starts with a mark of 180 thousand yuan, which, at current rates, is slightly less than $27,000. It is expected that in 2016 Lamando can turn into a Jetta sedan 7 generation, but official confirmation of this information is not available.
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