Volkswagen (VW) always had a sports division and a very iconic one by the way, the GT tag on a Volkswagen has always been a sign of sportiveness as well as very good handling.
After last Autumn appearance on the Frankfurt motor show the Volkswagen up! Up GT is has received approval from board of directors to be produced. This little sports hatch will join the Polo GTI and the almost 1/4 of century old Golf GTI.
Volkswagen (VW) Up GT Sport Specs
The Up! GT will have 17″ inch allow wheel, with high performance tyres, bigger brakes, a twin exhaust pipe (like it´s predecessor, the Lupo GTI) and specific air diffusers as wheel as LED lighting. The engine will be a low displacement 3-cylinder turbocharged capable of 110hp attached to a 6-speed gearbox. Volkswagen targets the Fiat 500 and Renault Twingo, although with less power the Vw UP GT my get it´s advantage from the lower weight.