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09/18/18
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Modified Jetta breaks the speed record in its class in the USA with 338 km/h

  • Jetta proves its potential on the legendary Bonneville Salt Flats in the USA
  • The record-breaking Jetta is powered by a modified TSI engine with a power of 608 PS
  • After the success of the ID. R Pikes Peak, Volkswagen has now set a third record within a very short time with the Jetta

Volkswagen of America has demonstrated the potential of the new Jetta at the Bonneville Salt Flats in the USA. Here a specially equipped Jetta broke the previous world speed record of its class for land vehicles with 338 km/h. Only a few weeks after the success of the electrically powered I.D R Pikes Peak at the “Race To The Clouds” in the Rocky Mountains and at Goodwood Hill Climb in the UK, Volkswagen has secured its third record.

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