Volkswagen unveiled its Golf SportWagen as a concept car at the New York auto show, but this one is slated for production next year.

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Volkswagen will offer two engine choices for the Golf SportWagen, a 1.8-liter turbo running on gasoline and a 2-liter diesel.

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This concept comes with Volkswagen's 4Motion all-wheel-drive system.

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Wagons are immensely practical, and the Golf SportWagen offers more cargo room than the current Jetta SportWagen.

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The cabin uses Volkswagen's standard design, featuring controls on the steering wheel for the audio system and available navigation.

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The diesel Golf SportWagen will come with either a six-speed manual transmission or a dual clutch transmission.

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