Volkswagen company has decided to offer a crossover SUV model in each segment. Thus, the Touareg and Tiguan models, will join a small SUV based on the new generation VW Polo model. 2017 VW Polo SUV will appear by the end of 2016.
The decision of the company, that in each vehicle segment, offering SUV model, indicates that the time compact crossover SUV models yet to come. In addition to the 2017 VW Polo SUV market is expected and SUVs modeled on him. Specifically, Skoda and Seat have announced their SUVs, based on the VW MQB platform, based on the Polo SUV.
2017 VW Polo SUV – Design
This compact crossover SUV is set to VW MQB platform, and the design is inspired by the VW T-ROC concept. In contrast to this concept, the new VW Polo SUV will have a body with 5 doors.
After the announcement of the company, the vehicle will have only front-wheel drive. However, the company is planning a wide range of powertrains. Considering that the planning, sales in all world markets, customer needs and requirements must be met. Since gasoline generators, the choice fell on the TSI engines of 1.0 liter, 1.8 liter and 2.0 liter. 1.0-liter TSI engine has two versions, with 95 hp and 160 Nm, and with 110 hp and 200 Nm of torque. The 1.8-liter TSI engine developing 185 hp and 250 Nm, while the 2.0-liter TSI engine possesses 231 hp and 370 Nm of torque. From the diesel engines, the offer will be 1.4-liter TDI engine, in a version with 70 hp and 210 Nm, in a version with 105 hp and 250 Nm of torque.
2017 VW Polo SUV is preparing to be an equal competitor to Nissan Juke, Mazda CX-3 and Honda CR-V crossover SUV models. In addition to this SUV, Volkswagen has announced two new SUVs, which will also be placed on the MQB platform. These models should be modeled on the CrossBlue concept, and the Cross Coupe GTE concept. What is known for sure is that the company until 2018, will offer VW Golf Crossover SUV. It will be based on the new generation VW Golf VIII models.