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Volkswagen - W12 Roadster

The second variation on the W12 team was an open topped version based on the chassis, engine and mechanical figuration of the W12 Syncro introduced at the 1997 Tokyo motor show.
The engine remained the 5600 cc W12  unit  developing 420hp, with acceleration of 0-100km/h in just 4 seconds.

Compared to the Syncro version, the transmission changed from 4WD to rear drive.

SOURCE: ItalDesign Giugiaro

Engine & performance:

Position: mid-engied, longitudinally

Type: W12

Capacity: 5600 cc

Power: 420 hp

Drive: RWD

Dimensions:

Length:4400 mm

Width: 1920 mm

Height: 1000 mm

Wheelbase: 2530 mm

Shows

1998  Geneva

Door types

Scissor

Design studios

ItalDesign - Giugiaro

Picture places

Volkswagen 

ItalDesign Giugiaro 

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