Volkswagen T-Roc showcased at Auto Expo 2020
After unveiling the Taigun compact SUV for India, Volkswagen has now showcased its bigger sibling, the T-Roc SUV at the ongoing Auto Expo. Volkswagen also announced that it has opened bookings for the T-Roc.
The T-Roc gets a 1.5-litre TSI EVO engine paired to a 7-speed DSG transmission. This unit will send power to the front wheels. It puts out 150PS of power and 200Nm of torque. Volkswagen won’t offer the T-Roc with its 4MOTION all-wheel-drive powertrain in India.
In terms of features, the SUV comes with an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, auto AC, leatherette upholstery, and keyless entry. The safety equipment list includes up to 6 airbags, dual front airbags, rear parking sensors, and ABS with EBD.
Volkswagen will bring in the T-Roc via the Completely Built Unit (CBU) route. It is expected to be priced at Rs 18 lakh (ex-showroom) and will rival the Jeep Compass and the upcoming Skoda Karoq. The T-Roc will be launched in April 2020