The all-new Volkswagen Golf R Cabrio has been recently caught on camera near the famous German track, the Nurburgring.
Even if the Nurburgring is going through some hard times these days being close to bankruptcy, it remains one of the greatest tracks in the world and the prove is that automakers keep testing their new models there. The latest example of a car being tested on the Nurburgring is the Volkswagen Golf R Cabrio, which the production version of the Golf R Cabrio Concept which was revealed at the 2011 Worthersee.
As you can see from the video posted below, the German based automaker Volkswagen has chosen a GTI body for the Golf R Cabrio but the Talladega-style wheels are saying more than they should. The final production version of the Volkswagen Golf R Cabrio will hit the market with a more aggressive front fascia, high performance brakes, a sports suspension kit, an upgraded interior and centrally mounted dual exhaust pipes.
Under the hood, the all-new Volkswagen Golf R Cabrio will get a 2.0 liter turbocharged petrol engine, which is developing a total output of 266 horsepower and 350 Nm of torque (258 lb-ft). The model is expected to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in less than six seconds, before reaching a top speed of 250 km/h. The Volkswagen Golf R Cabrio might hit the 2012 Paris Motor Show, but there is no confirmation yet.