Ageless Volkswagen Corrado hatchback 1992

Car Volkswagen Scirocco 2 generation produced by the company until 1992, while in 1988 in the line of German manufacturer has another model converges form factor – a stylish three door Corrado. Plus for this hatchback offered engines with greater impact. Surprisingly, quite a simple design Volkswagen Corrado, even today, is seen very positively. The characteristic elements of the exterior of the model are elongated bonnet, long front but short rear overhangs, vertical front with rectangular headlights and turned up window-sill line. Overall length hatchback is 4049 mm, the value of the wheelbase – 2469 width – 1689, height – 1318 millimeters. Interior Volkswagen Corrado made in the same angularity style as the exterior, while the interior sports a sports seats with improved lateral support, but to stay behind in a car with the landing formula 2 + 2 tall people is problematic.
The front-drive VW Corrado debuted with two versions of a 1.8-liter gasoline engine, which is offered in an atmospheric variant power 138 hp turbocharged and G60 – with recoil 160 forces. And in 1992, in the line of two new power agregeta – we are talking about a 2.0-liter 16-valve aspirated (an upgraded version of the engine 1.8 liters), issuing 136 hp VR6 engine capacity and 181 hp The latter has a working volume of 2.8 liters – the car was offered to him in the US and Canada, but buyers in Europe offered a more powerful 2.9-liter engine on its base, boosted to 195 hp With it the car was sold under the name Corrado SLC, ie sport luxury coupe. The top version of the Volkswagen Corrado with hundreds gathering place in 6.9 seconds and can accelerate to 235 km/h. The version with the two-liter engine does it for 9.3 sec., And the maximum speed reaches 210 kilometers per hour. An interim version with a turbocharged 1.8-liter engine is ready to provide acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.2 sec (maximum speed – 225 km/h). Even just to meet a car on city streets is a big success. Release hatchback was discontinued in 1995, and he was replaced Scirocco 3 generation, however, it happened only in the 2008th, ie After thirteen years.

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