Volkswagen will show T-ROC concept in Geneva

Volkswagen will show T-ROC concept in Geneva

Volkswagen to showcase its new concept T-ROC during the Geneva Motor Show, which takes place the first week of March in Switzerland.

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OT-ROC is a three-door crossover coupe with removable roof that, according to the manufacturer, was designed to provide a "glimpse of the future Volkswagen SUVs." The draft concept was shown with a blue exterior with LED headlights.

The model also has high-gloss black and aluminum, LED daytime running lights (that also function as arrows) and alloy wheels of 19 inches. In general, it measures 4179 mm long, 1831 mm wide and 1501 mm in height.

Volkswagen has not revealed much information about the inside, but he has four seats, leather upholstery and trim the same color as the exterior and a digital instrument panel of 12.3 inches.

The concept is equipped with a four-cylinder 2.0 TDI 184 horsepower and a maximum torque of 38.7 lb-ft, coupled to a seven-speed DSG transmission and a system 4MOTION all-wheel drive that allows the crossover of 1,420 kg accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in 6.9 seconds and reaches a top speed of 210 km / h. In terms of fuel efficiency, its average fuel consumption is 20.4 km / l and has CO2 emissions of 129 g / km.

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