2015 Volkswagen Scirocco R

0
1

In 1974, precisely 40 years ago, the first generation VW Scirocco made its debut at the Geneva International Motor Show. The coupé has since enriched the lives of all those motorists who love dynamic performance in an agile, confidently stylish and affordable sports car. Volkswagen now presents for the first time – once more in Geneva – the latest generation of the icon which has sold more than one million units. It has been developed further technically and visually.

The external characteristics of the new Volkswagen Scirocco include its newly designed front and rear sections with redesigned H7 or bi-xenon headlights and LED rear lights. The rear and now swivelling VW logo was designed as a handle for opening the boot lid. The interior is equipped with sport seats and a leather sport steering wheel as standard, while the sports car also features new materials and colours. New technical features include the Dynaudio Excite sound system developed specifically for the Scirocco and the park steering assistant (ParkAssist).

The performance range of the four TSI engines extends from 92 kW / 125 PS via 132 kW / 180 PS and 162 kW / 220 PS up to the new 206 kW / 280 PS powered exceptional engine of the Volkswagen Scirocco R.

Source: Volkswagen Press Release

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Engine: 2.0L Inline 4 Turbo
Weight: 1,450 kg / 3,196 lbs
Power: 206 kW / 276 hp / 280 PS
0-100 kph: 6.0 seconds
Torque: 350 Nm / 258 lb-ft
Top Speed: 250 kph / 155 mph

VIDEO

1975 Volkswagen Scirocco

Volkswagen began work on the car during the early 1970s as the replacement for the aging Karmann Ghia coupe...

1981 Volkswagen Scirocco GT

A heavily redesigned "Mark 2" variant of the Volkswagen Scirocco(internally designated Typ 53B) went on sal...

2008 Volkswagen Scirocco

It is back: 34 years after the world premiere of the first Scirocco at the Geneva Motor Show, Volkswagen is...

2008 Volkswagen Scirocco GT24

Volkswagen will present the world premiere of a 239 kW / 325 PS version of the new Scirocco today at the le...

2009 Volkswagen Scirocco R

There could not be a better time or place for a world premiere: parallel to the start of the 24-hour race a...

2013 Volkswagen Scirocco GTS

At the 2012 Leipzig Motor Show Volkswagen has presented an extremely sporty special edition model of the Sc...

2016 Volkswagen Scirocco GTS

The GTS badge returns to the Volkswagen Scirocco, sitting at the top of Scirocco food chain with premium fe...

1983 Volkswagen Golf GTI Pirelli

The first generation Volkswagen Golf GTI was introduced in March of 1975 and went on to release several spe...

2016 Volkswagen Tiguan GTE Active Concept

The Volkswagen Tiguan GTE Active Concept made its world debut at the 2016 North American International Auto...

2015 Volkswagen Sport Coupe GTE Concept

Not only is the car's design innovative, its technology is as well. The GTE designation promises revolution...

2014 Volkswagen Beetle Dune Concept

The Beetle is a phenomenon, regardless of where it shows up in the world. People are always happy to see th...

Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport R Concept 2019

Volkswagen will return to the prestigious off-road race in 2020, entering an Atlas Cross Sport R race truck...

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport

Volkswagen is celebrating its 40th anniversary of the Golf GTI with this special edition Clubsport. This is...

2010 Volkswagen Golf R

The Golf R – has been unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Developed by Volkswagen Individual, the special...

Volkswagen Arteon R Line Edition 2020

Volkswagen launches VW Arteon R-Line Edition, limited to 250 units. Just like Passat, the Arteon R-Line Edi...