The all-new 2018 Volkswagen T-ROC is certainly one car that may well capture the hearts of many auto lovers all over the world. It’s unique and distinctive certainly make it a must get for every genuine auto lover any day any time. The truth is that being an all-new model, there really isn’t much in terms of information available on this car, however, there is certainly a lot to talk about on the car. One thing you must first have at the back of your mind is the fact that Volkswagen is very serious when it came up with this unique crossover. The car reeks of proper planning and design; it certainly possesses features that should see it becoming a top seller in no distant time at all. Who knows? This may just become your own new car that gives you the satisfaction that a good ride ought to.
2018 Volkswagen T-ROC Exterior
The exterior of the car is one that can be described as been absolutely bold, coupled with sharp lines. A look higher into the car will reveal to you a hood that shows two thick, curved body lines that increases from the base where the fenders of the car, as well as the A-pillar, meet. On the other hand, you will find a small line that is just inside that gives it a 3 D effect on the hood of the car. In addition to this, you will find big fender flares that fit nicely with the wheel arches. Body lines are similar to Tiguan, but with the fresh futuristic look.
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A look behind will also show you the rear quarters are less prominent and thus basically only feature an edgy line along with the smooth crease that is in line with the crease that can be found above the handle of the car doors. A look at the upper part of the waistline will show to you that it does possess a unique look when compared with its larger contemporaries. Also, the roof of the car is graded with a minor slant to the back, in addition to this, a chrome strip is found on the top of the doors as well as the higher part and the backsides of the C pillar.
In terms of carrying along more pieces of luggage, the T-ROC certainly has you covered in this regard as the roof seems to have that issue well taken care of. There is the black trim that runs through the edges of the roof and then leads to the overhang on the back hatch blends effortlessly with the body cladding down below with perfection and style. Another very important thing to note is the fact that the C pillar is created in such a way as to make it angled as you approach the front of the car, the implication of which is that the stationary rear glass that is on the side is merged with the door as against the back quarter. This thus gives it a triangular shape giving it smaller windows; however, it does look beautiful from the outside of the car.
A careful look behind the new Volkswagen T-ROC 2018 will make the rear end seem to be vertical. However, it may just be your eyes playing games with you, this is because if you look even closer, you will spot the design of a hatchback. This is indeed a quite unique feature of most cars most especially those in the compact segment, this, therefore, reveals to you how much work Volkswagen is putting into getting the best of the project.
Furthermore, the shape of the taillights of the car is quite common, however; the layout of the car has some semblance of the logo from the old Forza game series. Looking below will reveal to you the body of the car cladding from the sides in a much taller way at the center thus giving you sufficient room. The outlets for the exhaust of the car seem to be integrated just under those ones. On a final note, a grey trim gives the car a sporty look that is not common in its segment.
Volkswagen T-ROC 2018 Interior
Volkswagen seems to be tilting towards something a lot more exciting as evident in the 2018 Volkswagen T-ROC. You will certainly fall in love with the interior of the car, features such as its dashboard that is tilted more towards the passenger side, the arrangement of the instrument cluster. You will also observe that the car comes with quite a lot of space, as well as the fact that the seats on the back of the car come in a rather upright position thus giving you an upright position of about 15.7 cubic feet of room for your cargo.
Furthermore, it also comes with some rather high-tech features such as its unique 6.5 inches display which is enabled by touch, as well as an eight inches touch screen as well as a CD player. In the front of the driver, you will find an 11.7 inches digital instrument base that has an upgraded look. You also get the benefit of certain app services such as Mirror link, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto. These and moiré certainly make this car a must-have for every die-hard lover of Volkswagen cars.
The exciting innovations of this car certainly do not stop at the interior and exterior compartments as there is a lot of awesomeness in the engine of the all-new 2018 Volkswagen T-ROC. There are quite a number of options available such as the 1 liter, 1.5 liter as well as the 2-litre options. The base model gives you an output of about 113 horsepower as well as 147 pound-feet of torque. The 1.5 liter will give you about 147 horsepower as well as 184 pound-feet of torque. You also have the opportunity of the FWD as well as the six-speed manual transmission system. There is also the option of the seven-speed DSG gearbox which can be modified into FWD. on a final note, there is the 2.0 engine that posses an output of 187 horsepower as well as 236 pound-feet of torque.
In spite of certain features contained in the new 2018 VW T-ROC, it won’t be at an extra cost to you, certain features such as the city emergency Braking, front assist monitor along with pedestrian monitoring, lane assist systems, post-collision braking system, and so on. With all these, you can be sure of your safety.
Price and release date
One should expect a starting price of around $22,000 to $23,000 for the 2018 Volkswagen T-ROC and it is expected to be unveiled before the end of the year 2017.
2018 VW T-ROC photos