Volkswagen tests new Tayron crossover

Volkswagen tests new Tayron crossover

April 5, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

A crossover called Tayron will be presented at the auto show in Beijing and equipped with a 2.0-liter petrol turbo engine with an output of 220 hp

Photos of the new Volkswagen crossover for the Chinese market have fled to the network. The images were published by CarsNewsChina. The car will be named Tayron and will be presented at the auto show in Beijing in late April. In the local market, the sale of the car will begin in the second half of this year. Whether the crossover on sale in other countries appears yet is unknown.

The novelty is based on the Volkswagen Tiguan and received aggressive design. The crossover will be assembled at a joint venture in China by FAW-Volkswagen. In China, the standard version of Tiguan is currently being sold, as well as a modification with an extended wheelbase, which is going to the PRC.

All the technical characteristics of the car while kept secret. According to unofficial data, the Tayron will receive a 2.0-liter petrol turbo engine. The power of the unit will be 220 hp.

Earlier in Beijing Volkswagen introduced Touareg third generation. The novelty is oriented, first of all, to China, Europe and Russia. SUV sales will begin in July-August 2018.