1997 Volkswagen W12 Concept

1997 Volkswagen W12 Concept

The Volkswagen W12 Coupe (also known as the Volkswagen Nardò, referring to the Nardò Ring vehicle test track, near the Italian city of Nardò) was a concept car created by Volkswagen Passenger Cars in 1997.

The car is portrayed in games, such as Gran Turismo, Asphalt 8, Project Gotham Racing 3, and the Test Drive series.

This car also featured in an April Fools joke as the new Volkswagen 2015 LeVanto.

In Detail

engineVolkswagen W12
displacement5600 cc / 341.7 in³
power313.2 kw / 420.0 bhp @ 5800 rpm
specific output75.0 bhp per litre
bhp/weightbhp per tonne
torqueNot Available nm / Not Available ft lbs @ 5800 rpm
driven wheelsLongitudinal Mid Engine / 4WD
f brake sizemm / in
r brake sizemm / in
wheelbase2530 mm / 99.6 in
length4400 mm / 173.2 in
width1920 mm / 75.6 in
height1100 mm / 43.3 in
gear ratios:1