The third concept presented by Volkswagen at the Wörthersee show is the Golf R Concept. Thia particular Golf comes in two different versions: one is painted in Velvet Grey Metallic and the other in Aplomb Blue. Both feature the same 266 HP 2.0-liter turbo engine found in the Golf R model.
The Velvet Grey Metallic Concept gets contrasting colors in the polished 19-inch "Talladega" alloy wheels, orange painted brake calipers, and carbon mirror caps. The interior gets ergonomic motorsport shell seats wrapped in black Nappa leather combined with anthracite-colored Nappa leather ("Light Anthracite"). The piping on the side sections of the seat and head section bring back the contrasting orange of the brake calipers and tons of carbon fiber is then added for the steering wheel, gear shift lever, and the door sill plates. Black piano paint characterizes the panels behind the inside door handles, the trim of the window controls, and the trim of the gear shift grip.
The "Aplomb Blue" model features 19-inch "Glendale" wheels and carbon mirror caps. The interior gets the same motorsport shell seats in Black Nappa leather, but are combined with blue leather on the lateral and back supports. The package is continued with sport leather steering wheel and different blue decorative seams.
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