The latest Volkswagen SUV developed by the Brazilian division brands and, most likely, will replace the local market of hatchback Polo, which and built. Strictly speaking, VW already have a compact crossover called T-Cross, but Nivus will focus, as expected, for a young audience.
The SUV, which the developers have positioned as “urban cross-coupe”, kept the wheelbase of Polo 2.56 m, which is slightly less than the VW T-Cross. But he, according to our Brazilian colleagues will be a little longer – 4.26 m against of 4.19 m and will have a more roomy trunk, the volume of which is due to the more substantial rear overhang will increase to 415 l (T-Cross – only 373 liters).
No alternative power unit for the crossover appointed liter turbo engine with output of 130 HP and 6-speed automatic. Mechanics of “Nivus” will not be AWD too. But young buyers should please advanced multimedia system – latest set VW Play, which debuts with crossover. Nivus VW sales in Brazil will start in June.
And in 2021 Volkswagen rumored to release a new modification of the crossover, adapted for Europe.