“Little” Volkswagen Up has become a bit more powerful
The German tuning house has introduced an upgrade of power for the smallest hot-hatch brand.
A little “lighter” Volkswagen up! GTI has a compact size, low weight, retuned and lowered suspension, which makes it quite an interesting option for lovers of sports riding. What to say, even if the tuning pay attention to the car.
Although, in the line of the brand is the smaller model and it is not striking for its characteristics. Moreover, to call it “charged” the car is equipped with a three-cylinder liter engine that hard. On the other hand, Volkswagen has released a model, so she is in demand, which confirms the fact that drawing attention of the tuners.
Recall that under the hood up! Installed GTI turbo with a volume of 1.0 liter returns 115 HP and 200 Nm of torque. After the improvements B&B Automobiltechnik “engine” began to give out 145 HP and 260 Nm, which is pretty good for a car that weighs just 1 070 kg. Experts of Studio have raised capacity by modifications of the intake system, reprogrammed electronic engine control unit and increase the pressure boost by 0.25 bar.