The world renowned auto brand unveiled a concept edition of Golf R Cabriolet at Wörthersee in Austria. However we were able to take some spy shots of this real car testing, which was conducted at Nürburgring. This model is mainly designed to demonstrate the unlimited potential of the Golf models. This is a convertible model, which comes with an aggressive front fascia, center-mounted dual exhaust as well as aerodynamic side skirts.
The sport tuned Golf R will be available from early 2012 according to the experts. It is also considered to be the most powerful Golf R ever sold in United States. It is also the flagship performance car of Volkswagen. It comes with a turbocharged high-output 256-bhp 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine as well as a 6-speed manual transmission. The Haldex center differential will help your drive to reach all four wheels. You will be able to buy this model in 3 door or 5 door configurations. This new model weighs 3415 lb and is capable of hitting 60 mph in 6 seconds. However, the top speed is limited to 130. When you look at the car, you will surely lobe its motorsports look, which is highlighted by LED running lights, gloss-black radiator as well as gloss-black calipers for the brakes. In back, you will be able to see a center mounted chrome tip exhaust as well as a diffuser.
Other modifications of the new Golf R Cabriolet include the sport-tuned suspension, 19-inch alloy wheels as well as high-performance braking system. You will also surely enjoy the Nappa leather sport seats, carbon fiber accents as well as piano black trim in the interior. The turbocharged 2.0 liter engine powers the all-wheel-drive of Golf R. The engine is able to develop 270 hp as well as 350 Nm of torque. The model also enable convertible to accelerate from 0-100 km/h, which you will be able to reach in less than six seconds. Moreover, it is capable of hitting a top speed of 250km/h. According to the company experts, this will be able fastest open-top Golf on road.
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