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World premiere of the 400 PS Golf R 400 sports car concept 280-km/h Golf showcases sporty potential of the model series  

Golf R 400 - 400 PS sports car concept
  • Exclusive Golf R 400 accelerates to 100 km/h in 3.9 seconds
  • Design and technology of the Golf R 400 is based on motorsport

Ten key facts on the world premiere of the Golf R 400:

1. Golf R 400 reflects the sporty potential of the model series.
2. The "400" in Golf R 400 stands for its power of 400 PS.
3. The concept car develops 100 PS more than the Golf R.
4. Specific power of 200 PS per litre displacement and power-to-weight ratio of 3.55 PS per kilogram are on the same level as a super sports car.
5. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.9 seconds and 280 km/h top speed (governed).
6. Design of the Golf R 400 was customised to a great extent.
7. The R 400 concept is based on the technology of the new Golf R.
8. Flared wings are a tribute to the legendary Rallye Golf G60 (from 1988, motorsport homologation model).
9. Permanent 4MOTION all-wheel drive impressively transfers the car's extraordinary power to the road.
10. Customised interior with motorsport shell seats in Alcantara and carbon leather.


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