Report: Volkswagen Golf CC four-door-coupe in the works

Volkswagen Passat CC

According to sources inside Volkswagen that spoke with AutoExpress, the automaker is working on a four-door-coupe variant of the next-generation Golf. Badged the Golf CC, the model will look very similar to the Passat CC, but will be offered as a downsized alternative to the larger sedan.

To make it more practical, the Golf CC will have a hatchback trunk and folding rear seats despite having four doors. Engine choices are expected to be shared with the Golf hatchback’s lineup.

The seventh-generation Golf hatchback is scheduled to debut in 2012 – so don’t expect to see the Golf CC in the showrooms until at least 2014.

– By: Kap Shah

Source: AutoExpress