Recently, Volkswagen changed its brand logo and identity and with the new branding, they launched their very first SUV Tiguan All space and now launched its second SUV for the Indian Market, T-Roc. T-Roc was also unveiled during the Auto Expo 2020. Adding dynamism to the segment of compact SUVs, Volkswagen India launched the new T-Roc at an introductory price of INR 19.99 Lakh (ex-showroom)
Built on Volkswagen’s Modular Transverse Toolkit (MQB) platform, its progressive design language with a coupé-style roof, distinctively wide front end and concise proportions, exudes character and confidence. The integrated LED headlights and unique LED daytime running lights to create an unmistakable look, especially when driven at night. Making the journey’s more enjoyable is the panoramic sunroof, a perfect feature for long drives.
Inside, avant-garde design and a high level of functionality form an alliance. It provides an immense amount of space for a five-seater SUV, with 445 liters of cargo capacity. It comes in six different body colors with a dual-tone rooftop that enhances the sporty look and the eclectic body color.
Adding convenience for the driver, the Volkswagen T-Roc comprises the Active Info Display of size 26.03 cm and infotainment system of size 20.32 cm that creates a new, digital and interactive cockpit.
The infotainment systems can be extended with AppConnect (integrated MirrorLink, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto). The carline is also compatible with Volkswagen WeConnect Go, the personal assistant which connects the smartphone to the Volkswagen T-Roc via a data plug. It provides all the important vehicle information at our fingertips right from mileage, driving patterns, service intervals, breakdown assistance and more.
Powering the T-Roc is Volkswagen’s award-winning TSI engine, a 1.5l TSI EVO turbocharged stratified injection petrol engine that is mated to a 7-speed DSG gearbox. Together, the carline provides a power of 150PS@5000–6000 rpm and torque of 250Nm@1500 – 3500 rpm (as per EU specifications).
The Volkswagen T-Roc is available in 6 energetic colors: (in dual tone) Curcuma Yellow with Black Roof, Ravenna Blue with Black Roof, Energetic Orange with Black Roof, Deep Black Pearl, Indium Grey with Black Roof and Pure White with Black Roof.
Volkswagen T-Roc in India will compete with the likes of Nissan Kicks, Tata Harrier and Jeep Compass. Deliveries of the Volkswagen T-Roc will begin in mid-April 2020.