Volkswagen Tharu became the best crossover in its class

Volkswagen Tharu became the best crossover in its class

July 24, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Sales of the new German “state employee” started in October last year. Since that time, dealers have managed to sell almost 100,000 of these SUVs.

While Volkswagen Tharu can be purchased only in the Celestial Car Market, but next year the production of new items will begin in Russia. For our country, the cross will even change the name – Volkswagen Tarek. In China, this SUV was awarded the title of best in class. The local automobile portal Autohome conducted a thematic survey, which resulted in the name of the best model in the compact SUV segment – Volkswagen Tharu.

 As the base engine for the VW Tharu residents of China offered a 1.4-liter 150-horsepower turbo engine. Also available for purchase two-liter engine with an impact of 186 horsepower.

Very soon, this list will replenish the 1.2-liter turbo engine of 116 hp, which will be equipped with the most affordable version of the SUV. Transmission – 6-speed manual transmission or “robot”, but the four-wheel drive such a crossover is not put. Among the advantages of this SUV should be noted a good set of systems responsible for active and passive safety.

The manufacturer supplied its model with leather interior, a virtual dashboard, a panoramic roof, 18-inch alloy wheels and wireless charging for gadgets. In total, Chinese motorists are offered 11 versions of the VW Tharu. The cost of the crossover starts from 169,800 yuan