Today, as part of the new York auto show hosted the public premiere of the Volkswagen pickup Atlas Tanoak. The novelty was named in honor of the tree species growing on the Pacific coast of the United States (altitude 40 m). This is the first pickup truck based on the platform MQB. The concern is not planning to release Tanoak series, but intends to obtain feedback from consumers and the media, because the pickup segment is one of the largest in the United States market.
The concept has received petrol 276-horsepower engine V6 FSI 3.6 liters (360 Nm) combined with vosmidiapazonnoy automatic transmission and all-wheel drive system 4Motion. A driver’s Arsenal of off-road modes and 20-inch wheels, shod in tires 275/55 mm. acceleration from zero to 96 km/h is 8.5 seconds.
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Volkswagen Cross Atlas Sport.