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W12 GTI

Postby Ramrod on May Wed 30, 2007 1:15 pm

Most of you have probably seen this on the Vortex, but wow, I'm in love.

- VW claims a top speed of 202 mph
- 6.0l W12 12-cylinder twin-turbocharged engine mounted in the back seat of the GTI
- 650hp and 553 lb-ft. of torque (!)
- with the flared fenders the car sits over 6 feet wide and only 4.6 feet tall
- 19" wheels with 295 rear rubber and 235 front rubber
- the fenders are flared 3.15" at the rear


http://www.vwvortex.com/artman/publish/vortex_news/article_2007.shtml

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Postby ValveFloat on May Wed 30, 2007 2:56 pm

ja! Sehr gut!!

This is interesting
One of our contributors was at the unveiling of the 650hp twin-turbo W12650 concept GTI at the show. He had a chance to talk to some of the VW representatives on hand at Worthersee and they told him that the W12-650 shows what a potential World Rally Championship Golf/GTI would look like as VW would like to get back into WRC in the future. VW representatives also mentioned the possibility of actually building and selling about 100 W12-650 GTI models at approximately €90,000-€100,000 each to help fund the WRC race program.


1st, it would be freaking awsome if VW entered WRC, with a VW not a Skoda. :)
2nd, 100,000€ = $134,300 :shock: guess I won't be getting one. :(
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Postby Rennwagen1 on May Wed 30, 2007 4:28 pm

Me likey!!
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Postby kompressorgolf on May Thu 31, 2007 4:54 pm

das sehr shone! das machen meine shwanz zu hartes!!!! :nod:
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Postby Ramrod on Aug Fri 10, 2007 11:19 am

Here's some video of this beast.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=chreIG-6NXo
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Postby Rennwagen1 on Aug Sat 11, 2007 12:17 pm

Makes my pants tight.....
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Postby CBCGSXR1000 on Aug Sat 11, 2007 1:08 pm

Id have to say nicer then anything ive see. That one sick ride :unibrow:
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