Volkswagen confirms the possibility that an extreme pole is developed, with 2-litre engine of the GTI brought to 300 horsepower, That is The New Volkswagen Polo R 2018
At the moment it is an idea, confirmed by Volkswagen but all to be defined in its concrete realization. Produce a Volkswagen Polo R 2018, an extreme model, which under the bonnet of the utilitarian (several grown) would install the turbocharged gasoline engine 2 liters in version 300 horsepower. The unit is identical to the 2 litres of Polo GTI (in photo), able to develop 200 horsepower, and would be proposed in the version used on Golf R – before the increase to 310 horses obtained with the restyling-. The technicians ensure the appropriateness of the spaces for the cooling requirements of the application more pumped under the new pole. If anything, the questions are other. It would be a direct rival of the same Golf R, close by price, technical features and performance. The most compact car body would not struggle to match and improve the acceleration of Golf R, the 5 ″ 1 obtained with the aid of 4Motion traction, also need of a possible Polo R.
Would, also, also Audi S1 Sportback Quattro, which with its 231 horses “just” detaches a time of 5 ″ 8 in acceleration, on zero-hundred. In short, if it does not immediately become a total weapon, the Volkswagen Polo R would a lot to be.
The 2017 project of the Polo has matured a lot, the development around the platform MQB offers new opportunities, which indirectly lead to overlap with other models. To underline the exclusivity of the Polo R could imagine a limited production in a few copies. It would become the most powerful and fastest sports car in the international scene, a cult object and with limited production would be less the direct comparison on the sports market with Golf R.
Volkswagen Polo R 2018 Pricing
Already in the past, in 2013, when Volkswagen was still engaged as official in the world WRC, to celebrate the triumphs of the Polo R of Sebastien Ogier, was produced a Polo R WRC version, in that case with 220 horsepower, front wheel drive, and made in 2,500 With a price of 34000 euros. Here, with the Golf R proposed today starting from 46000 euros, a possible Polo R 2018 would close to 40000 euros and would also the most exclusive and expensive small sports palm, more than Mini Cooper John Cooper Works (price list starting from 32,000 euro, optional excluded).