The new subcompact crossover Volkswagen 2019-2020 Volkswagen T-Roc will soon join the German company’s lineup. In our preview the first news and photos, price and video, complete sets and technical characteristics of Volkswagen T-Rock (TiRok). The world premiere of the compact car park VW T-Roc is planned within the framework of the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2020, but a little earlier in August the first appearance of Volkswagen T-Roc is planned in public. According to preliminary information, the production of new items will start at the end of the summer of this year at the Volkswagen plant in Palmela, Portugal. On the market, the new VW T-Roc will be released in late early 2020 at a price of 20-20.5 thousand euros for a basic front-wheel drive version of the crossover with an initial petrol 115-horsepower turbocharged engine 1.0 TSI and 6 manual. Will there be a new VW T-Roc on the Russian market so far, but … it is possible that in 2019 Russians will be able to purchase Volkswagen T-Rock, assembled at a plant in Kaluga.
The idea of creating a subcompact crossover was born in the bowels of Volkswagen 5 years ago. In the spring of 2014 at the Geneva International Motor Show, the German company showed the world the prototype of a serial compact SUV – the Volkswagen T-Roc Concept with a stylish three-door body and removable roof panels that make it possible to turn the car into a cabriolet. Ready to stand on the production line Volkswagen T-Roc lost the concept and a removable roof, but got a body with 5 doors. The most interesting thing is that the new T-Roc crossover based on the MQB A1 platform is the brother of the Audi Q2 SUV, presented in Geneva last year. So the subcompact T-Rock SUV from Volkswagen is the more affordable version of the Audi Ku2.
- The external dimensions of the body of the Volkswagen T-Roc 2019-2020 are slightly larger than those of the Audi Q2 sopplatform and are 4232 mm long, 1818 mm wide, 1542 mm high, with 2,595 mm wheelbase and 157 mm clearance.
The new Volkswagen crossover with the original name T-Rock received the proprietary appearance of modern models from the crossover line of the company from Ingolstadt with strict horizontal lines prescribing the hood and side surfaces of the body, powerfully inflated wheel arches, solid but at the same time low-key front and rear body design. Against the background of the sibling brother Audi Q2, the new Volkswagen T-Roc looks less pathetic and even simple.
Unfortunately, the photo of the salon of the novelty is not yet available, but it can be said beforehand that the interior of the new VW T-Roc crossover will be maximally unified with the Volkswagen Polo 6 generation , also based on the MQB A1 cart. Volkswagen T-Roc will offer customers in several fixed configurations Trendline, Comfortline and Highline, with an affordable package of R-Line package, and perhaps even a “hot” version of the Volkswagen T-Roc GTI. So, with an eye on the new Polo Hatchback, potential Volkswagen T-Rock buyers can count on a simple analog instrument panel or advanced digital Active Info Display, several variants of multimedia systems with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Mirror Link and Internet access, a diagonal of color touch screens From 6.5 to 8 inches, air conditioning or dual-zone climate control, adaptive cruise control, automatic braking with pedestrian detection, semi-automatic Park Assist, electric parking brake, The only variants of audio systems, electric front seats and tailgate, heated seats first and second row, as well as various types of finishing materials.
The useful volume of the luggage compartment of the new subcompact crossover at the standard position of the second row backrest is 412 liters.
Specifications Volkswagen T-Roc 2019-2020. Standard Volkswagen T-Rock with front-wheel drive, but as an option, it is possible to get a full AWD drive.
Under the hood of the smallest crossover for today, the Volkswagen model line will feature petrol turbo engines and turbo diesel engines, standardly equipped with a start / stop system in the company with 6 manual gearboxes and a 7-speed robotic DSG gearbox.
Petrol versions of Volkswagen T-Roc:
- Three-cylinder 1.0 TSI (115 hp),
- The four-cylinder 1.5 TSI Evo (130 HP 200 Nm)
- The four-cylinder 1.5 TSI Evo (150 HP 250 Nm)
- Four-cylinder 2.0 TSI (190 hp 320 Nm).
Diesel version of the Volkswagen T-Roc with four-cylinder turbodiesels:
- 1.6 TDI (115 hp),
- 2.0 TDI (150 HP 340 Nm),
- 2.0 TDI (190 HP 400 Nm).