Volkswagen Golf R360S was presented in Switzerland

November 30, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Volkswagen has launched a limited edition of special hatchback Golf R exclusively for Switzerland. New model was developed in collaboration with the tuning company ABT Sportsline. New extreme hatchback and wagon received a name Volkswagen Golf R360S.

2017 Exclusive Volkswagen Golf R360S pic

2017 Exclusive Volkswagen Golf R360S pic

ABT Sportsline received a task to upgrade the standard 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine installed under the hood of VW Golf R. As a result, instead of the standard 300 hp it started to generate 360 hp and 460 Nm of torque. Acceleration from zero to hundred km per hour of hatchback and wagon Volkswagen Golf R360S takes 4.7 seconds; it is as fast as Ford Focus RS. In addition, the maximum speed previously was 250 km / h, and now it increased to 265 km / h.

2017 Modern and stylish Volkswagen Golf R360S image

2017 Modern and stylish Volkswagen Golf R360S image

Those who will buy exclusive hatchback and wagon in Switzerland will be offered to choose between a six-speed manual transmission or seven-speed DSG dual-clutch transmission from the standard VW Golf R. As expected, the car is available with brand all-wheel drive system 4Motion. In general it is planned to release 220 models of the Volkswagen Golf R360S, 165 of them as a five-door hatchback and 55 – station wagons.

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