Volkswagen India has launched the all-new Volkswagen T Roc in India. This is not quite a launch but a relaunch of the T-Roc and will continue to be a CBU unit. The price of the re-launched SUV was leaked a while ago on the Indian website and will come in India at a retail price of INR 21.35 lakh (ex-showroom).
Volkswagen T Roc Overview
The all-new 2021 Volkswagen T-Roc has a strong, striking, and sporty design, which gives out character and confidence. The SUV is made for those who seek boldly design, power-packed features, and advanced technology. The 1.5 Liter TSI EVO petrol engine delivers great power, and shifting becomes smooth with a 7-speed DSG transmission.
Engine and Performance
Volkswagen T-Roc gets its power from a 1.5 Liter TSI EVO Petrol engine. There is an intelligent Active Cylinder Technology (ACT) that can sense the driving pattern and activate or deactivate the two cylinders out of the four reducing the fuel consumption. Moreover, it is equipped with a 7-speed DSG transmission which allows smooth shifts, comfortable and superior driving experience.
The Volkswagen T-Roc can generate a maximum power of 150 PS (110 kW) @ 5000 – 6000 rpm and a peak torque of 250 Nm @1500 – 3500 rpm. Similarly, the engine’s displacement is 1498 cc, and its kerb weight is 1350 kg (with Driver).
The fuel tank capacity of the Volkswagen T-Roc is 59 liters and uses petrol fuel for the engine.
Interior & Exterior Design and Features
Volkswagen T-Roc is built on the MQB platform and has impressive driving dynamics, panoramic sunroof, strong and striking LED headlamps, and taillamps, providing the car a strong presence R17-inch Mayfield Diamond cut alloy wheels.
The confidence on the drive comes with a 2-zone Climatronic AC, ‘Vienna’ leather seats, touchscreen infotainment system, Android or Apple Carplay, and active information display that provides all data about the vehicle.
The Volkswagen T-Roc has Silver Anodised Roof Rails, Electrically adjustable exterior mirrors, Power windows, Automatic headlamp control, Rain sensor, Keyless entry and drive systemThree, Split folding rear seat backrest.
- Composition Media infotainment system
- Keyless entry and drive system
- Roof Rails- Silver Anodised
- Panoramic sunroof
- LED Headlamps and LED tail lamps
- R17 Diamond Cut Alloy wheels
- 2-Zone Air conditioning – Climatronic
- Electrically adjustable exterior mirrors and Power windows
- LED daytime running lights (DRLs)
- Hill-start assist
- Leather-wrapped steering wheel
- Multifunction steering wheel
- A start-stop system with generative braking
- Paddle shift
- Driver and front passenger airbag
- Anti Lock braking system
- Front and rear disc brakes
- Electronic Stability Control
- Tyre pressure monitoring system
- Seat belt warning
- 3 rear seat belts
- ISOFIX-Child seat anchor points
- Park Distance Control Front and Rear
Brakes and Suspension
The braking on Volkswagen T-Roc is handled by Disc brakes on both ends. The front suspension of the SUV is taken care of by Independent suspension with coil spring, and the rear has a Twist beam axle with a separate spring and shock absorber for giving the vehicle stability.
The tires on the T-Roc are of size 215/55 R17 with front and rear track of size 1546 mm and 1541 mm, respectively. Similarly, the dimension of the SUV is 4234 mm in length, 1819 mm in width, 1573 mm in height, and has a wheelbase of 2590 mm. Moreover, the gross vehicle weight is 1860 kg.
Volkswagen T Roc Specifications
|Engine||1.5L TSI EVO with Active Cylinder Technology (ACT)|
|Max Power||150 PS (110 kW) @ 5000 – 6000 rpm|
|Max Torque||250 NM @1500 – 3500 rpm|
|Dimension (Length x Width x Height)||4234 mm X 1819 mm X 1573 mm|
|Transmission||7-speed DSG transmission gearbox|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||59 liters|
|Front Tire||215/55 R17 -Disc|
|Rear Tire||215/55 R17 -Disc|
|Safety System||Six airbags, ABS, ESC, TPMS|
|Front Suspension||Independent with coil spring|
|Rear Suspension||Twist beam axle with separate spring and shock absorber|
|Kerb weight||1350 (with Driver)|
|Colors||Curcuma Yellow, Pure White, Flash Red, Indium Grey, and Ravenna Blue.|
Volkswagen T Roc Price in Nepal and Availability
Volkswagen T-Roc is all set to launch in the Indian market soon and opened the bookings for the Indian SUV enthusiasts. However, the price of the SUV in the Indian market is set at Rs. 21,35,000 (ex-showroom).
Volkswagen is also launching Taigun, Volkswagen Tiguan, and New Polo in the upcoming days.