In the wake of the first images of the model released just a few days ago, Volkswagen presents a new video dedicated to the new Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet, the convertible variant of the popular German hatch that will debut on the market this coming spring. in the spring. The Golf R Cabrio is powered by the lively 2.0-liter TSI engine, credited with an output of 265 horsepower and 350 Nm of maximum torque between 2,500 and 5,000 rpm, which is coupled to a standard six-speed DSG gearbox transmitting power to the front axle only.
This combination, will allow the Golf R Cabriolet to sprint from standstill to 100 km/h (62 mph) in less than 6 seconds and reach an electronically limited top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph). Average fuel consumption is rated at 8.2 liters per 100 km, while CO2 emissions would be 190 g/km.
The standard equipment of the model includes bi-xenon headlights with LED daytime running lights, LED tail lights, 19-inch alloy wheels, front sport seats, leather upholstery, automatic climate control and audio system with CD player. The canvas roof uses an electrohydraulic mechanism able to open completely in nine seconds.