The first new and relatively inexpensive crossover of the German brand will be received by the Brazilians. Then the model will appear and in other countries of South America, the Europeans also will not leave without news.
A small cross-coupe Volkswagen announced in late August, 2019, in the fall there were photos from test of the first prototypes, and in December mark announced the name SUV – Nivus – and shared his teaser. Now on the page Falando de Carro in Instagram added new pictures, made them in são Paulo, the car is already masked not as much as last year’s frames.
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Flagrou O FDC o novo @vwbrasil Nivus 2020 camuflado ainda andando pelas rúas de S?o Paulo. Nivus O ser? lan?ado ainda este ano, e ser? um in?dito SUV Coup? abaixo do T-Cross. Como podemos ver na imagem, seu porte ser? bem pr?ximo do WR-V, isso porque o modelo usa a base do Polo ou seja, ele ? menor que o T-Cross que usa a base do Virtus. Mecanicamente, o Nivus vai usar o tradicional motor 1.0 200 TSI flex e transmiss?o autom?tica. De acordo com especula??es, o modelo pode ter v?rias pot?ncias deste 1.0 TSI e at? mesmo uma vers?o de entrada com motor 1.6 aspirado. E voc?s, o que acharam do novo SUV da VW? #flagra #nivus #vw #vwbr #car #cars #carporn #cargram #instacars #carswithoutlimits
We will remind, Nivus developed in Brazil, there first and establish its production. Kupeobrazny crossover utility vehicle built on the platform MQB A0, it is also based hatchback VW Polo sedan Virtus (the prototype of our future four-door Polo) and crossover T-Cross. According to preliminary data, the wheelbase Nivus coincides with the Brazilian Polo hatch – of 2.56 m (have Virtus and T-Cross – 2,65 m). “Coupe” will be led optics and a new multimedia system, which also made the Brazilian division of Volkswagen.
Models designate only one engine – a “turbotron” 1.0 TSI of the Polo. Local petrol hatchback version of this engine produces 116 BHP power engine running on ethanol is 128 HP it is Expected that Nivus will be offered with a six-speed “mechanics” or “automatic” (a Brazilian VW Polo is available with 5МКП or 6АКП). But drive only the front.
Start of production of the crossover is scheduled for may, it will be assembled at the Volkswagen plant located in Sao Bernardo do Campo (state of são Paulo), the same company now produces Polo and Virtus. In the line of the brand, the novelty will occupy a niche between SUV and a Polo T-Cross.
After “coupe” learn Brazilian market, it will appear and in other countries of South America. And Nivus are planning to produce and sell in Europe, but there is no information about when and where “prescribe” model.