Volkswagen presented the fastest in the world Beetle LSR

December 9, 2016 at 5:29 pm

The German automaker Volkswagen has officially unveiled a specially developed hatchback named Beetle LSR. Within the auto event, World of Speed, taking place on the dry salt lake Bonneville in the US, the upgraded car was able to accelerate to a top speed of 328 kilometers per hour. This is an absolute record for this model of the German manufacturer.

2017 Special hatchback Volkswagen Beetle LSR image

2017 Special hatchback Volkswagen Beetle LSR image

Special model Volkswagen Beetle LSR, where LSR abbreviation means Land Speed Record, was designed by the specialists of the company THR Manufacturing. The car has received a revised 2.0-liter turbocharged engine TSi, able to generate 550 horsepower and 571 Nm of torque.

2017 powerful and fast Volkswagen Beetle LSR photo

2017 powerful and fast Volkswagen Beetle LSR photo

In addition, the champion Volkswagen Beetle LSR is equipped with a readjusted suspension with lowered ground clearance, special alloy wheels, premium tires, limited slip differential, the safety cage, racing sports seats and seatbelts. For additional security and protection the car received fire suppression system, and a pair of brake parachute. Company specialists removed from hatchback Volkswagen Beetle LSR much of the interior equipment in order to make the car as light as possible.

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