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The Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet is among one of the concepts brought by the German automaker at Worthersee 2011.  

Based on the recently launched Cabriolet version Golf, the R Cabriolet extracts power from a 4-cylinder 2.0-litre turbo engine (the same as the one on the Golf R hatch) and develops 270 HP and 350 Nm (258 lb-ft) of torque starting from 2500 rotations.

According to VW, the Golf R Cabriolet rockets from nought to 100 Km/h in 6.0 seconds and can also make you hair blow at speeds of up to 250 Km/h.

Apart from the R specific 19-inch Tallageda alloys, which are wrapped in tires size 235, the Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet is also equipped with internally ventilated 17 inch brakes featuring high performance callipers, an aggressively designed front bumper housing the massive air intakes, new side skirts and a new rear apron which accommodates the dual exhaust pipes.

At the interior the concept features Motorsport shell seats covered in a combination of dark blue carbon leather and high-end Nappa leather, contrasting stitching and decorative seams, various carbon accents and sand blasted aluminium door sills

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