ABT tunes the Volkswagen Golf R to 400 PS

ABT decided to infuse more power into an already menacing five-door hot hatchback, the Volkswagen Golf R. Their main focus was on the four-cylinder 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline engine which has received the tuner’s Power S control unit as well as a sport catalytic convertor. These hardware changes have enabled the motor to develop an additional 100 PS (73 kW) and 100 Nm of torque which means the Golf R by ABT seen in these images offers no less than 400 PS (294 kW) and 480 Nm of torque.

Volkswagen Golf R by ABT-1

Details about the car’s performances have not been provided, with the exception of top speed which stands at more than 186 mph (300 km/h). Besides the power bump, ABT is also offering branded floor mats, an adjustable suspension, aerodynamic side skirts, an updated front grille along with a variety of alloy wheels ranging in sizes from 18 to 20 inches.
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Source: ABT Sportsline

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