TypeStraight-four engine with turbocharger and intercooling, transversally mounted in front of the front axle Displacement -1,998 cc Power output -412 kW (560 hp) at 6,250 rpm Torque -850 Nm at 5,000 rpm Air restrictor -45 mm (FIA regulation) Engine control unit-Pectel Power transmission Gearbox -Sequential,six-speed racing gear box, longitude mounted Gearbox Final drive -Permanent four-wheel […]
560 brake horse power. 850 Nm pure forces. Naught to 100k’s just takes 2.1s. Mind blowing. Simply: the Polo RX Supercar.
Some of Volkswagen’s plug-in hybrids and electric models like the e-Golf (pictured above) might be ditching the cord in the coming years. The giant automaker has plans in place to offer wireless – or inductive – charging as an option on some models as soon as 2017, according to reports. Owners would get the added […]
On March 29, 1974, the very first Volkswagen Golf rolled down the assembly line. That little car has gone on to spawn seven generations, while the Golf name has become one of the models in the hotly contested compact segment, selling over 30 million units during its 40 years on sale.
Engine: Turbo-Diesel 2.0L I4 Power:174 HP / 280 LB-FT Transmission:7-Speed DSG 0-60 Time:8.5 Seconds (0-62) Top Speed:125 MPH Drivetrain: All-Wheel Drive Curb Weight:3,735 LB Seating:2+3 MPG:36 City / 43 HWY (est. on Euro figures)
The Golf GTE, which made its world debut just last month at the Geneva Motor Show, combines petrol and electric motors to produce 204 PS and giving a theoretical range of 580 miles. It is driven by two engines: a 1.4-litre 150 PS TSI direct-injection petrol engine and a 102 PS electric motor. Together, they […]
The Golf R is powered by a 296bhp 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine with 380 Nm of torque. Compared to the sixth generation Golf R, the new model packs extra 30bhp and 30 Nm of torque. Power is sent to the road via the latest fifth-generation Haldex 4MOTION four-wheel drive system, enabling the fastest Gold ever […]
The new Polo is the perfect companion for the city as well as for a relaxed drive through the countryside
Now the Volkswagen development chief Heinz-Jakob Neusser definitely and officially confirmed that the successor arrives, although he did not specify exactly when. Presenting a concept car might be able to see soon, and the production model just a few years. Anyway, the new Phaeton will be higher than the current, to be made at VW […]