posted 7 years ago

Volkswagen Concept BlueSport

Volkswagen Concept BlueSport at Detroit Motor Show.

Volkswagen has revealed its mid-engined roadster concept at the Detroit Motor Show.

The Concept named BlueSport is a two-seat roadster and is powered by a four-cylinder 2.0-litre TDI engine which produces 180 PS and 258 lbs ft of torque from 1,750 rpm. Power is transferred to the rear wheels through a six-speed dual clutch DSG gearbox and sees the Concept BlueSport accelerate from standstill to 62 mph in 6.6 seconds and go on to a top speed of 140 mph.

The BlueSport is also enviromentally friendly with the concept emiting just 113 g/km of CO2, while returning 65 mpg on the combined cycle.