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03/20/18
Wolfsburg
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New Polo for driving thrills: The Volkswagen Polo R Supercar

The new Polo R Supercar for the FIA World Rallycross Championship
  • Unveiling of the new Polo R Supercar for the FIA World Rallycross Championship (WRX)
  • Fit for the title defence, thanks to systematic improvements
  • Volkswagen R new partner of the PSRX Volkswagen Sweden team
  • World champions Johan Kristoffersson and Petter Solberg out to defend titles

The stage is set for the title defence: Volkswagen Motorsport's new Polo R Supercar has been unveiled in Autostadt Wolfsburg. The 570-hp four-wheel drive powerhouse for the FIA World Rallycross Championship (WRX) has a new look. As well as optimised aerodynamics, it also showcases a new strategic partnership: Volkswagen R, home of Volkswagen's most powerful and sporty production models, is partner of the PSRX Volkswagen Sweden team in 2018 and is intensifying its cooperation with Volkswagen Motorsport. The new WRX season gets underway on 14/15 April in Barcelona (E).

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