Volkswagen has unveiled its new crossover: Taigo, according to Tvoya MASHINA.
The Volkswagen Taigo is a sporty alternative to the smaller T-Cross SUV. Or the model is similar to the Volkswagen Nivus for the South American market, which has been on sale since 2020.
In short, the company has just modified Nivus a bit. Therefore, only the front bumper, grille and LED headlights have been changed. The model is based on the MQB-A0 platform. Dimensions have not changed: 4270 x 1757 x 1494 mm with a wheelbase of 2566 mm. The trunk contains 438 liters.
The interior of the car is similar to the Polo and T-Cross models. The car is equipped with a multimedia system with touch screen with a diagonal of 6.5 or 9.2 inches, a digital control panel and a multifunction steering wheel.
Front-wheel drive only, with TSI petrol. The engine range is a three-cylinder 1.0-liter with 95 or 110 hp. and a 1.5-liter engine with 150 hp. Among the gearboxes, 5- or 6-speed “mechanics” or a 7-speed DSG “robot” are available.
The production of the model will be established in the plant of Pamplona, Spain. Volkswagen Taigo sales will begin in the first half of 2022.