VW Cross Blue – a huge six-seater crossover SUV from the German company 2018-2019 Volkswagen, officially unveiled in concept form visitors to the Detroit Auto Show in . In our review, we will talk about the design of the body and the design of new items of interior, technical characteristics (engine, used platform, gearbox, four-wheel drive, suspension, dimensions), an example of the possible to the installation of tires and wheels, we estimate the trunk, easy to accommodate passengers and filling crossover comfort features, entertainment and security. Our assistants will be reviews of car journalists who visited the North American Auto Show, as well as photo and video materials about the new 2018-2019 Volkswagen Cross Blue – year.
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Rumors about the upcoming premiere of the new large crossover from 2018-2019 Volkswagen soared in the automotive world for a long time. A novelty eagerly awaited, but no one could imagine that the new MQB built on a modular platform, the machine will have such enormous dimensions of the body (the platform used in the construction of new generation Audi A3 and of Seat of Leon , the 2018-2019 Volkswagen the Golf 7 and Skoda Octavia 3 -th generation ).
- External body overall 2018-2019 Volkswagen Cross Blue Concept impressive dimensions: 4987 mm long, mm wide, 1733 mm high, 2980 mm wheelbase.
Not a small 2018-2019 Volkswagen Touareg with its 4795 mm long and 1940 mm wide, by as much as 192 mm shorter and 75 mm narrower presented novelties.
Let’s look at the hero of our review on all sides.
The front of the crossover Cross Blue striated straight lines, visually expands the car, and is very similar to “muzzle” compact crossover the 2018-2019 Volkswagen Taigun . Two horizontal bars with the logo of “people’s car” dressed in chrome, decorated with false radiator grille and rays pouring into stylish full LED headlights. The huge front bumper keeps the straightness – slotted ducts, plastic sewn edge of the front fairing.
The straight lines and flat surfaces are the basis of design 2018-2019 Volkswagen Cross Blue concept. Large flat bonnet, the edge window sill line, flat roof and sides of the door, but … manly profile bloated wheel arches can not stop the run and expressed, as a result, vyshtampovki at the bottom of the door. The side and rear windows, despite the apparent compactness provide an excellent overview of the driver and passenger seats.
Rear door with a huge trunk, beautiful and stylish rectangles overall lighting (LED filling), lean bumper with bright chrome insert and trapezoidal exhaust tips. SUV adds solidity combined plastic protection on the bottom of the body. Bright plastic present on the bumpers, door panels and boxes harmoniously supplemented with black linings on the edges of the huge wheel arches, in the depths of which are easily accommodated tires 285/45 R21 on the disks with the original pattern R21.
Salon giant 2018-2019 Volkswagen Cross Blue crossover due to the large size of the wheelbase comfortably accommodates six passengers in three rows. Each provides a separate seat with pronounced lateral support, excellent profile and dense filling. The production version of the car can be ordered triple sofa the second row, and then the car will place seven crew members.
The front part of the passenger compartment of car looks realistic, and probably in this form will go into series production. The smooth curves of the dashboard, center console becomes a powerful tunnel. The minimum number of knobs and buttons is explained by the use of 10.2-inch color touch screen, with which the owner will be able to control many vehicle features (multimedia system, navigation, images from cameras panoramic view, the hybrid control unit, transmission) and dash color monitor.
In the second row of seats for two passengers, as if in a limousine. Who sits behind the iPad mini are in the headrests of the front seats, its own control unit four-zone climate control system and air vents in the ceiling air conditioning. To get to the third row is obtained easily due to easy transformation of the second row seats. Places in the gallery with a margin even for adult passengers comfortably two people are not deprived.
- The trunk is busy with all the seats in the passenger compartment of 600 mm in length, able to receive 335 liters of cargo, with the addition of the third row of luggage capacity increases to 812 liters, and the length to 1,387 mm. When folding the second row we get a flat load platform length of 2230 mm and a volume of about 2,000 liters.
Opportunity to increase cargo compartment length of up to 3110 mm by lowering the backrest forward front passenger seat. To trim is used high-quality leather, wood and aluminum.
Specifications 2018-2019 Volkswagen Cross Blue – year: 2018-2019 Volkswagen Cross is equipped with:
- hybrid – triple alliance consisting of the 2.0-liter TDI diesel engine with 190-impact forces, the front wheels of the motor capacity of 54 hp and an electric motor to power the rear wheels 114 hp, powered by lithium-ion batteries.
- Gearbox automatic 6-speed automatic transmission – automatic DSG dual clutch.
The power plant is capable of delivering a maximum power equivalent of 305 hp, with a fully charged battery and is running diesel crossover is capable of accelerating to 100 mph in 7.5 seconds, and top speed is 204 mph. When driving only on electric traction, the car is able to drive about 30 kilometers, but the maximum speed is not more than 120 mph.
The high-tech hybrid installation will not completely discharge the battery, front and rear electric motors can operate as generators. Also, cars equipped with brake energy regeneration system. Due to this cunning system of huge SUV 2018-2019 Volkswagen Cross Blue is able to be satisfied with just 4,9-5 liters of diesel fuel in mixed driving conditions.
According to preliminary information, the production version of the hybrid crossover Cross Blue will not before the middle of and will be called T …., because the names of the entire line of crossovers from 2018-2019 Volkswagen begins with that letter – Taigun, Tiguan and Touareg.