According to Auto Express, the car will be sportier and more stylish than the Volkswagen Jetta (alongside which it will be sold), and has the US and China as its main target markets. It says UK prices should start from around £19k (RM89k).
A CC-like sloping roofline is a given, and the British publication adds that the new car will have a hatchback tailgate instead of a conventional boot lid. Boot capacity is said to be between the Golf‘s 380 litres and the Jetta‘s 527.
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It’ll only borrow the more powerful ones, though – we can expect the 120 hp 1.4 litre TSI as the minimum, and there should also be a diesel in the line-up. A GTI version should arrive shortly after the standard car’s introduction, set for 2015.
We’ve roped in Theophilus Chin to bring you these sleek renderings of what a Golf four-door coupe could look like – check out that narrow slit grille! Tell us what you think in the comments section.