All GTI-family Volkswagen compared in the race in a straightJuly 25, 2018
Leaders of the YouTube-channel carwow organized a drag race between four models of the GTI-family. In the race in a straight line, we compared Golf Clubsport S, Volkswagen Golf GTI, Polo GTI and up! GTI.
The weakest participant is up! GTI – equipped with a three-cylinder engine of 1.0 liter. The delivery of the unit is 115 horsepower (normal up! – 90 hp) and 200 Nm of torque. From place to 100 km/h, a tiny hot-hatchet accelerates in 8.8 seconds. The maximum speed is 197 kilometers per hour.
From a regular car, the GTI-version differs with a spoiler and a retuned suspension with a reduced ground clearance of 15 millimeters.
On the other side is the ex-champion of the Nürburgring Volkswagen Golf Clubsport S. Released in the number of 400 pieces, the hot-hatchet is equipped with a two-liter turbo four with a capacity of 310 forces and 380 Nm of torque. Up to 100 km/h the model will be dispersed in 5.8 seconds. The maximum speed is 265 kilometers per hour.