There’s something about performance badges, isn’t there? AMG, M, GTi and in this particular case, vRS – simple letters that evoke worship and produce obscene amounts of power, using said badges as pretexts. The letters might be different, but they all mean the same thing – more speed. The key word here is ‘more’.
Not too long ago (or was it long ago?), the Octavia vRS arrived in a cloud of tyre smoke and was the quickest accelerating car in India for some time, with a huge bump up in power over its normal siblings. Motorheads loved its soulful feel and flocked to it. Owners of stock Octies tried painting their cars yellow. The vRS cars always had to be yellow. And they still have a reputation built over many years of setting the road on fire. The new Laura vRS has a lot to live up to. And it starts off in great style.
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