Volkswagen has extended the information on a number of unusual concept cars designed specifically for display at the festival GTI Meeting, which is held annually on the nearby Austrian lake Wörthersee.
One of the main prime by VW at the festival was the hybrid concept GTE Sport. The car is equipped with a hybrid power plant with total capacity of 400 hp (670 nm). It includes a 1.6-liter turbo TSI, borrowed from a rally car Polo WRC, and two electric motors located in the front and rear.
“Hundreds” Hybrid Golf can accelerate in 4.3 seconds and a top speed of concept does not exceed 280 km / h. Despite the impressive growth, hatchback spends 100 kilometers only two liters of gasoline. The electric car can travel up to 50 km.
Two trainees have prepared concept Volkswagen. 14 young specialists from Saxony have developed a prototype wagon Golf Variant Biturbo, which received a special color scheme with two longitudinal stripes, sport exhaust system, five-spoke wheels, and a new two-liter diesel engine from the Volkswagen Passat with two turbochargers, capable to develop 240 hp power and 500 Nm of traction. The motor works together with the “robot» DSG and all-wheel drive 4Motion.
In addition to special paint finishes feature of the concept was the design of the ceiling, made in the form of a map of Saxony coated with a plants VW.
The second “trainee” concept was named Golf GTI Dark Shine and prepared the center of Volfenburga. The car body is painted in gray and yellow colors – in the design of the passenger compartment used a similar scheme. Inside, the car audio system is available with capacity of 3500 watts with eight speakers and three subwoofers.
Under the hood is a 395-hp two-liter TSI (487 Nm), the impact of which is increased thanks to a new intercooler and air filter.
Another prototype prepared studio ABT Sportsline, taking as a basis the serial hot-hatch Golf R. The main difference from the production version of the car – increased to 100 hp returns the two-liter engine, which now develops 400 hp
The car also received a brand 20-inch wheels ABT-FR, lining the lights, a special grille, door sills and a new diffuser.