The 2019 Volkswagen T-Roc is ready to hit the markets in the coming months and there is plenty of reasons for excitement. Dubbed as a compact crossover SUV, the new T-Roc model offers a wide range of drivetrains, plenty of standard features and the exterior design that looks sporty. Moreover, cargo room is excellent and the list of driver assistance features is really long.
This crossover is very customizable and there are three trim levels in the offer. The base model is well-equipped and affordable, while Sport and Style models are more exclusive and are easy to personalize.
2019 Volkswagen T-Roc Exterior design is innovative
The forthcoming 2019 Volkswagen T-Roc offers a very sharp and innovative exterior design. The exterior comes with nice sharp lines and creases. Up front, the grille is massive and it covers almost the entire nose. On top of that, the grille is made in a hexagonal shape and is very nicely flanked with the headlights.
The nose is accented with chrome materials and chrome strips are looking very distinctive. Below that, the air dam is wider and fog lights sit in the corner section. The hood adds more curvy lines and rear end comes with a sharp crease that is connected with the side creases. Sadly, we saw a removable roof in the original concept. However, that roof is not included. In the section of colors, this model offers many creative textures and color combinations. It comes in eleven colors Urano Gray, Flash Red, Pure White, Atlantic Blue, Dark Oak Brown, Energetic Orange, Indium Gray, Ravenna Blue, White Silver, Turmeric Yellow and Deep Black.
2019 Volkswagen T-Roc Interior and tech details
The interior of the upcoming 2019 Volkswagen T-Roc is nowhere near the rest of the VW’s vehicles. Plenty of trim accenting makes the cabin look and feel upscale. On top of that, the layout is perfect and the cabin will benefit from a lot of soft-touch surfaces and materials. The elegant lines are running across the dashboard and instrument cluster, while the door panels look perfect.
Generally, everything inside looks fresh and innovative and even better, there is plenty of room. Cargo space is also excellent and with rear seats folded flat, the cargo area is rated at 55 cubic feet. Those figures are slightly below the class-leading numbers. Almost all of the latest high-tech features that you can imagine is in the offer, and that includes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as well. The interior of an all-new 2019 T-Roc adds plenty of theme colors such as Curcuma Yellow Metallic, Ravenna Blue, Caribou Grey, Black Oak Brown and Energetic Orange Metallic.
As we already said the newest 2019 Volkswagen T-Roc comes with many innovative features. The standard trim will bring font airbag for driver and passengers, belt pretensioner, seat belt reminder, belt load limiter, side head airbag for all passengers, side chest airbag, side pelvis airbag and Isofix.
Also in the standard package falls AEB pedestrian, AEB city, AEB inter-urban and lane assist system. However, the knee airbags are not available in this model.
2019 Volkswagen T-Roc R-line
Many models from this company are getting the R-line package and the new 2019 Volkswagen T-Roc is no exception. This high-performance version of the compact crossover SUV is caught testing in few locations and its body is camouflaged. From the information that we got the model 2019 Volkswagen T-Roc R-line will get a same quad-exhaust system like the Golf R model.
It will also get the new front faschia intakes and the grill of it will get some transformations. As for the interior of this model, there are no spy images at this moment but we expect many changes and modifications.
However, under the hood, it will get the same engine like Golf R a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4. That engine is able to give 292 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque to Golf R model. In some countries, the same type of engine gives a different output of 305 hp and 295 lb-ft. However, we expect similar numbers to the new model.
2019 Volkswagen T-Roc will get many powertrain options
As mentioned, the 2019 Volkswagen T-Roc will arrive with a wide range of powertrains. If you are a fan of petrol fuel, a 1.0, 1.5 and 2.0-liter engines are available. A 1.0-liter engine makes up to 113 HP and 147 lb-ft of torque. A bigger, 1.5-liter unit returns 147 HP and 184 lb-ft of torque while the 2.0-liter can burst 187 HP and 236 lb-ft of twist.
There are two diesel engines available as well. A 1.6-liter is similar to the 1.0-liter petrol unit, but it makes more torque, 184 lb-ft of torque to be exact. A 2.0-liter diesel mill comes with a 147 HP and 250 lb-ft of torque. This type of engine is able to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 7 sec and it gives combined/city/highway 28-36/24-31/36-46 mpg. An all-wheel-drive setup is optional and petrol drivetrains come with a 6-speed manual transmission. Diesel options are available with a 6-speed both manual and automatic gearbox.
2019 Volkswagen T-Roc Price and Release Date
The smallest VW’s crossover SUV 2019 Volkswagen T-Roc will cost somewhere around $25,000. It will arrive in the coming months. With its great design and color combination connected with a few engine choices, this model will rival models like Seat Ateca, as well as the new Skoda Karoq and Audi Q2.