New 2018 Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 officially launched to meet the needs of speed lovers. The latest model of the R5 uses the base of the sixth-generation of VW Polo and is believed to have the distinctive character of the Volkswagen rally car. The new variant of the new Polo will not use a 2.0-liter engine, but carries a 1.6-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that is believed to satisfy speed lovers.
The New 2018 Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 comes with a more aggressive design thanks to the lower suspension, wheel racing, fender flares, single small exhaust tip, trunk wing and body kit. The exterior appearance is believed to provide a thick aura of racing like a rally car.
In addition to the more aggressive exterior design, the engine on this hatchback more ferocious. VW pinned a turbocharged 4-cylinder engine with 272 HP power and 400 NM of torque flowed all over the wheels evenly. The machine is capable of spraying more power when compared with the GTI variant. The 2.0-liter engine in the VW Polo GTI is only capable of spraying power of 200 HP and 320 NM of torque, which is only supplied to the front drive wheel only.
As for the transmission, The New 2018 Polo GTI R5 using a 5-speed manual transmission with sequential race-spec. With the combination of AWD system, 1.6-liter engine and the transmission, this car can travel 0-100 km / h in just 4.1 seconds.
“We look to get a strong-performing car, consumers have to buy cars with a high price. But with the presence of this car, we provide the best solution for both consumers in terms of price and quality, “said Francois-Xavier Demaison, Technical Director of Volkswagen Motorsport.