Volkswagen GT up! Concept


Volkswagen GT up! Concept

Volkswagen’s new microcar, the up!, is barely out of diapers but already there’s a hot version on the way. The Volkswagen GT up! Concept is a preview of what VW’s production engineers are working on at the moment. The Volkswagen GT up! Concept isn’t exactly the most exciting or powerful hot hatch ever created. But it does bring a few extra sporty touches to what is otherwise an extremely practical and economic city car.

The wide central grille of the concept is noticeably larger than that on the standard up!. VW haven’t divulged the details of the engine, but they say it could develop over 100 horsepower. Not much in a normal family car, but fairly generous in a superlight compact car.
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Volkswagen Buggy Up!


Volkswagen Buggy Up!

The Volkswagen Buggy Up! from 2011 was inspired by the Beetle-based Volkswagen Buggies which started appearing in the 1960s. However the styling is based on Volkswagen’s most recent models. The Buggy Up! is slightly longer, wider and lower than the standard Up!, measurements which suit the car’s character.

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