Volkswagen Polo R WRC 2017 is close to being officially submitted. Until then we’ll have to make do with the first teaser that we launched the German brand. The new vehicle will introduce quite a few changes over the current. Has been developed to comply with the standards FIA World Championship of Rally for the season 2017. Among other things, modify their dimensions and power.
Now the Polo R WRC will have to have a minimum length of 3.9 meters and will be approximately 50 millimetres more width than the previous one. Despite this, the weight has been reduced by 25 kg, as for 2017, the cars will have to have a minimum weight of 1.175 kg. The power on the contrary will increase and now your engine can develop up to 380 HP, which is an increase of 60 HP with respect to the season 2016.
Volkswagen Polo R WRC current
The Volkswagen Polo R WRC 2017 leads in development since the summer of 2015. Many of the components have been tested on the chassis of the current model and the new model is currently in the last phase of testing. On A visual level we see some changes in the body, which now presents a front spoiler more prominent and a rear spoiler to higher dimensions.
in Addition to the aerodynamic improvements are also talks that will equip a differential-mail for the delivery of your power. Still will have to wait a little longer for his official presentation, even though we already know that his debut is set for the Monte Carlo Rally to be held in January 2017. We will continue to develop as the season 2016 continuing with the Polo R WRC today.
Source – Volkswagen Motorsport
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