2018 Volkswagen GTI Roadster Release Date

The time has come to introduce you to a model 2018 Volkswagen GTI Roadster. It seems unreal because years of implementation is not very close. In addition to the Audi A3 Clubsport, whom you have had a chance to read on our site, Volkswagen is Vrb Lake rally in Austria presented a few interesting models.While the performance of this vehicle does not happen we could see him only in games and some presentations. What will happen in a few years is a real shift in auto industry when talking about the company. We expect this vehicle in 2018 year.

2018 Volkswagen GTI Roadster front grill

2018 Volkswagen GTI Roadster Exterior and Interior

In addition to extensive line of Volkswagen, Audi, Seat and Skoda, most attention is still drawn GTI Roadster Concept, which was not so long ago was just an idea on a computer. The German carmaker wanted to present a special model specifically for the 15th anniversary of the famous Gran Turismo games, which is the sixth series goes on sale late last year. GTI Roadster was originally supposed to appear as the star of the series is only available as a special purchase, and then have to deal gave three young Volkswagen’s engineers and introduced a product for which the German giant has decided it would be ideal to set the Vrblake.

2018 Volkswagen GTI Roadster rear

2018 Volkswagen GTI Roadster is also the spiritual heir of all GTI models in history and brings us some new lines that could be seen on future models of the company. This is primarily related to the racing version of the seventh generation of the Golf, which should debut by the end of the year. However, this concept brings some distinctive lines, but with a more aggressive design with a low windshield, large tail and minimal glass for better aerodynamics. There are standard 20-inch wheels, larger brakes and a modified suspension compared with that of which we are used to see on models with MQB platform.

2018 Volkswagen GTI Roadster engine

2018 Volkswagen GTI Roadster Engine and Performance

Perhaps the most noteworthy of attention attracted new 3.0L twin-turbo engine, which is supposed to represent the next generation of VR6 engine. Volkswagen is working on them and they should make his debut in the next few years in many Volkswagen, Seat, Skoda and Audi models. According to early announcements, this engine develops 496 hp and 559 Nm of torque between 4,000 and 6,000 rpm, and the power is transmitted to all four wheels via a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. That should be enough to accelerate to 100 km/h in 3.6 seconds and a top speed of up to 300 km/h.

2018 Volkswagen GTI Roadster engine system