Volkswagen Bora — a sedan of a compact class which was presented in 1998, for 10 years after sports Volkswagen Corrado and at all doesn't concede to the last in a technical component. Bora — this name which Italians call the cold wind, blowing in the winter from the continent to Antarctica. Start of sales of the car has for 1999.
The car is constructed on the Golf IV platform, however outwardly a little to it is similar owing to new registration of a forward part. The body of Volkswagen Bora outgrew Golf hatch-back on 230 mm: the length of a 5-seater car makes 4380 mm. On 220 mm it is extended back that allowed to increase the size of a luggage carrier to 455 liters. The design of the car differs strict forms and the same flowers in interior furnish. Long-term safety of the car is provided by a body the factory guarantee from through corrosion on which makes 12 years.
Technical characteristics of Volkswagen Bora are presented by five petrol and two diesel engines. Turbo diesels have identical volume — 1,9 liters, but different pressure of pressurization and capacity — 90 and 115 horsepower’s. Volume petrol from 1,6 liters to 2,8 liters.