VW Golf R 2012 Volkswagen Golf R Review Road & Track — Volkswagen Golf R32

1 Мар 2015 | Author: | Комментарии к записи VW Golf R 2012 Volkswagen Golf R Review Road & Track — Volkswagen Golf R32 отключены
Volkswagen Golf R32

By Matt DeLorenzo March 7,

As the most powerful small car offered by Volkswagen. the 2012 VW R has a dual purpose in appealing to owners of the previous Golf R32 and to new visibility to the R line of performance

While the R32, which was for three models years back in 2004, was powered by a VR-6 making 250 bhp, the new R uses a pumped up version of the turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-4. to this powerplant, including injection, raise output 200 to 256 bhp and torque from 207 to 243 lb ft. As a result, the R is more powerful than the R32 with better weight Golf R has 60 percent of its weight on the axle, 40 percent on the rear and a weight of 3300 lb.

VW says the Golf R is capable of mph acceleration of just 5.9 sec. the original R32, this model also offers drive as standard equipment and with a 6-speed manual

The Golf R has a more aggressive than the standard models to larger blacked-out inlets in the front fascia, a gloss grille, LED daytime running bi-xenon headlamps, and a half-inch ride height. The Golf R on 18-in. Talladega 5-spoke wheels, and it’s also with upgraded brakes black calipers, flared sills and a blacked-out rear with prominent twin

Inside, the car features a leather-trimmed steering wheel with a flat bottom, aggressively sport seats, and an option that includes a sunroof, climate controls, keyless and on-board navigation.


Lighter Nose, Crisper

Volkswagen Golf R32

By opting for the GTI’s turbo VW has made the Golf R more than the nose-heavy R32. that advantage is somewhat by the difference in power delivery, was more immediate in the normally R32. The turbo takes a bit time to spool up into its spot.

In a drive of the VW Golf R, a version with the twin DSG system, I found it much rewarding to manually select gears in the twisty bits to the revs up and the car more responsive. I’d let the gearbox automatically to a higher gear, I felt a pause in the engine’s ability to my right foot. The 6-speed while not be as quick as the DSG against the should prove to be a more to drive by allowing the driver to onto a specific gear pushing the car hard.

In addition to the better balance, the R also makes great use of the center differential, which almost telepathic in the way it engages the wheels, giving the car a neutral in cornering. The steering is also with good feedback#151;the car much like another pocket rocket of days by, the Lancia Delta Integrale. The R is a great vehicle for point-and-shoot

By offering the Golf R in a choice of 3- or body styles, Volkswagen that#151;despite coming with a 6-speed manual#151;this sporty new will appeal to a wider Pricing has yet to be announced, but VW says it be about the same as the previous R starting around $31,000. 5000 are expected to be built deliveries beginning this

This Is A Developing Story

Volkswagen Golf R32

Interesting Articles

Other articles of the category "Golf":

Twitter-news
Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts

dima911@gmail.com

Born in the USSR

About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.


Volkswagen all cars catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about cars Volkswagen.