By Nick Aziz
Tuesday, Mar 20th, 2007 @ 3:54 pm
 
Last week, we brought you a new round of images showing the upcoming Volkswagen Golf/Rabbit R36 in testing. An interesting photographs have since surfaced online showing what appears to be a production-ready R36 on display at an unknown location.



The R36 will deliver 300 horsepower thanks to the same powerplant that propels the Passat R36. Compared to the R32, the air intakes in this R36 prototype look huge. As with the R32, this R36 gets the power to the ground with all-wheel-drive and a DSG gearbox.

The new round of photos shows a vehicle badged "Golf RS," while the prototype had R32 badging to confuse photographers. The white RS/R36 features identical wheels to the Passat R36. Compared to the R32, the air intakes in this R36 prototype look huge. As with the R32, this R36 gets the power to the ground with all-wheel-drive and a DSG gearbox.

March 20, 2007