In the summer of 2011 at the Worthersee Tour event, Volkswagen introduced the Golf Cabriolet concept charged with the prefix GTI, and in the Geneva Motor Show in 2012 the German automaker presented the production version of the car. Like the hatchback, the new Volkswagen Golf GTI Cabriolet is equipped with a 2.0-liter gasoline engine with turbocharging, giving out 210 hp From zero to hundreds charged Cabriolet accelerates in 7.3 seconds, 0.4 seconds. closed longer version. The car comes with a six-speed manual (the maximum speed of 235 km/h) or robotized transmission DSG with two couplings (maximum speed 237 km/h). Cabriolet is equipped with a cloth convertible top, retractable in a special compartment in 9.5 seconds. Cargo capacity is thus reduced from 350 to 250 liters, and the procedure can be performed on the fly, if speed is not greater than 30 km/h. Note that in the spring of 2015, the manufacturer has upgraded the engine in the model, adding to its returns 10 “horses”. It would seem, but just a modest increase will reduce the time to disperse hundreds of 6.9 seconds.