Essen, 30. November 2007 – if you think that the big companies only show their world premieres at trade fairs like the iaa in frankfurt or the geneva motor show, volkswagen will prove you wrong. At the essen motor show from december 1 to 9, the wolfsburg-based. December to 9. December 2007, the wolfsburg company will be presenting two world premieres: the golf variant rave 270 and the r-line of the tiguan. In addition, the touareg r50 will be making its european debut at the wolfsburg stand.
Most powerful vw four-cylinder: golf variant rave 270
As a study, volkswagen shows the technical possibilities that can be realized in a golf variant. The name says it all: rave, the new german term for a techno party, suits the station wagon’s 1400-watt sound system. The number 270 stands for the 270 hp developed by a four-cylinder tsi with gasoline direct injection and turbocharging. With this output, the engine sets a new record for a four-cylinder from vw. The basis of the high-tech tsi is the engine of the golf gti edition 30, which has already been boosted to 230 hp. By modifying the turbocharger, the charge air cooling system and the engine electronics, the engineers increased the power by a further 40 hp, so that 270 hp is now available at 6000 rpm. The maximum torque of 350 newton meters is already available from 3000 rpm. In addition, the fast station wagon has a 4motion all-wheel drive, the power is transmitted via double-clutch gearbox dsg. After 5.8 seconds the rave 270 should reach 100 km/h and after 20.8 seconds 200 km/h. At 250 km.