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Striking and good proportions help car out from the crowd R model a welcome extra dose of Build quality and cabin second to none Powerful and turbo petrol motor

Cabin design too similar to the contrasts with striking Boot might be a good but there’s a high load lip to with Dual clutch DSG often too eager to reach ratio — can hamper Plenty of competition at this — better genuine cars available

Understandably by the return of the Scirocco name to line-up, fans have able to enjoy a well and easy to live with coupe. This R variant to further enhance the performance of the car’s character.

Now a familiar on the roads, Volkswagen’s Scirocco is certainly an attractive one. And it might share much a lot the skin with the Golf, where the comparisons stop. a more sporting character and visual character, it not only its maker’s profile but is guaranteed to heads.

This is amplified noticeably the ‘R’ variant. This model retains all the best of the regular Scirocco and adds a VW-esque subtle extra of performance and visual appeal. on the regular model’s 200 horsepower motor, the R ups the potential to a generous 265

Retaining the car’s existing petrol motor has allowed to keep costs to a relatively level. Both consumption and are also reasonable for something the potential to reach 62mph in 6.5 Visually the car wears a modest although this does a job of fleshing out the Scirocco’s otherwise curves. Certainly the car’s aggressive nose is a welcome

On the road the Scirocco R is also a rewarding experience than a mode, although you’d nothing less given the premium. While the fundamentals of the suspension haven’t been the R version is a little lower and than standard. There’s some trick electronics to the car’s differential, without putting all that power would be a frustrating experience. In of a traditional limited slip this system works

Our verdict on the Volkswagen Scirocco R

If performance cars are your Volkswagen’s Scirocco R could attractive. Visually it’s a more macho than the car, although not enough to too much unwanted attention. to live with and to drive fast or slow — it lack the sparkle of some rivals but as rounded performers go the R is hard to beat.


a similar performance to VW’s R, the Scirocco will cost to purchase and run than a regular GTi variant but it’s unlikely to the bank. Driven gently, the turbo petrol engine is frugal. It’s only driven hard will it fuel economy in the mid teens.

Space and practicality

Far from an awful compromise, the Scirocco is a car you easily live with so long as you don’t have a Cabin space is reasonable, as is storage space. The boot is a — you don’t expect this good in what is a sporting car despite the high lip. Don’t expect too complementary remarks from sitting in the back, though. accessing the rear to secure will be a struggle.

Controls and


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Car safety

assured that, being a the Scirocco benefits from the VW safety parts bin. and all the usual electronic stability are present. Crucially for the enthusiastic the various electronic aids cut in abruptly — that way you can have some good, and safe fun.

Driver appeal

Volkswagen Scirocco

The Scirocco R is of a ‘plus’ model than a new and different variant. With 60 more horsepower than plus an electronically controlled this front-drive coupe more thrills but remains a and composed proposition. The car’s dual clutch DSG gearbox is a inclusion over the regular manual ‘box, and adds to the feel. On the road the car is surefooted in the dry but command in the wet — trick or not. The inclusion of VW’s damper control allows for a ride when pressing on and a one for urban driving, further the car’s all-rounder appeal.

car appeal

First car appeal

and image

Presently it’s for Volkswagen to put a foot wrong. In years it has developed a highly range of cars, and the appearance of the has done much to bolster the sporty character. As usual, quality is first rate, and the carries a lot of weight in the marketplace.


It’s always and roundabouts with the coupe shape. The car’s two wide open to give occupants of room to get in and out, although the low stance might deter who are less than agile. to the rear seats isn’t but adults will likely twice. The car’s boot is a size but you’ll end of dropping down into the space thanks to the high load

Stereo and ICE (In car entertainment)

The standard fit is hard to fault, although there’s also scope to to something better with features. More money get a comprehensive touch screen and multimedia player that’s easy to use and can accept MP3 and iPod A Bluetooth phone option is available.

R model performance how capable Scirocco really is

and trim

It’s surprising what you can get a way as the Scirocco’s bold looks to be able to tolerate most options — even However, the signature deep blue of the R variant really look good. Inside, the car is much in the traditional VW mould: plastics abound, and along the dark headlining help to a sombre but upmarket ambience.

Volkswagen Scirocco
Volkswagen Scirocco
Volkswagen Scirocco


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