Volkswagen T-Cross crossover based on Polo will be released in 2018
German car manufacturer Volkswagen plans to introduce new compact crossover called Volkswagen T-Cross which will be built on the basis of Volkswagen Polo in 2018. As the main competitors of new compact crossover Volkswagen T-Cross, German concern should compete with Nissan Juke, Renault Saptur, Mazda CX-3 and many others. It will be difficult for Volkswagen to be in the most popular compact crossovers segment, which has quite a lot of simular models.
As the base engine of compact SUV Volkswagen T-Cross can be 1.0-liter TSI turbomotor capacity of 110 horsepower. Additional optional engines will be 1.5-litre petrol as well as diesel turbomotors. As gearboxes, you will be offered manual and automatic DSG transmissions with dual-clutch. Basic new compact crossover Volkswagen T-Cross will be front-wheel-drive and more top complete sets will be all-wheel drive.
It should be reminded that wheelbase length of Volkswagen Polo hatchback is only 2470 kilometers. However, German engineers decided to increase it by 90 mm for making 2560 mm.