Volkswagen T-Roc: the new VW SUV will arrive later this year

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Ladies and gentlemen, all of you, the new Volkswagen T-Roc. For now, the new compact SUV Volkswagen Cabrio will not be like the prototype we met at the Geneva Motor Show 2014; the production model will have a practical five-door body and maintain the name that was released, which is reminiscent of Tiguan and Touareg, accompanied by a variant of the English word "Rock", to instill offroad and crossover character.

Produced in the Portuguese plant Setubal on A group platform MQB, he Volkswagen T-Roc hit the market late November, initially with five engines, three petrol 1.0, 1.5 and 2.0 with powers 115, 150 and 190 hp. For its part, Diesel, range shall comprise 1.6 and 2.0 TDI units 115 and 150 hp. As usual in the mark, no shortage in the total range equipped variants 4MOTION and dual clutch DSG seven speeds.

Responsible for Volkswagen insist that new VW T-Roc This is not a derivative or a Golf "brother" smallest Tiguan, but a new concept with its own design language and body style. Their dimensions they are very similar to the Golf, with a 4.23 m length, a width 1.82 m and one height from 1.54 m, that is, a little shorter, but wider and taller than a Golf. So, announces a trunk 400 liters and a remarkable levels of habitability.

We have had the opportunity to make a short test drive with the petrol variant 3 cylinder 1.5 TSI. Its performance is spectacular and is very quick, easy and fun to drive.

Volkswagen T-Roc: interior

He inside the VW T-Roc breaks with tradition and adds specific decorations in bright colors, which attract much attention. Namely, adds a "cluster" digital as a featured item, turn provided TFT large screen.

The more travelers "connected" will enjoy VW aboard the T-Roc. Through its floating console Mirror Link Interface and service "WiFi hotspot", Connectivity options are multiple users if they have installed on their smartphones the Apple and Android applications carplay Auto.

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