Volkswagen has confirmed production of a new coupe-crossover for Europe

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Volkswagen has confirmed production of a new coupe-crossover for Europe

In 2021 Volkswagen will start selling in Europe, the new coupe-crossover, originally developed for South America

In 2021 Volkswagen will launch in Europe a new compact coupe-crossover, which was designed for the global market by the Brazilian subsidiary of the group. About it reports a press-service of the German automaker.

We are talking about a small crossover, which the company calls “the city’s new coupe” (New Urban Coupe). According to unofficial data, the model will be located one step below the T-Cross and will be called T-Sport. The basis of the SUV will form a modular platform, MQB-A0, which is based on the Polo hatchback new generation. The length of the car shall not exceed four meters with a wheelbase of 2560 millimeters.

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Running the model on the Brazilian market is planned for spring of 2020. As expected, the engine range will include petrol turbo engine displacement of 1 liter capacity of 115 HP and a 1.6-liter atmospheric unit issuing 120 horsepower. The engines will be paired with five-speed “mechanics” or dedicated six “automatic”.

In Brazil, the coupe-crossover will establish at the enterprise Volkswagen in the municipality both Anchieta (state of espĂ­rito Santo). It is not excluded that the version for Europe will fall on the conveyor plant in Spanish Navarre, which produce the Polo hatchback.