Volkswagen confirmed the arrival of the new model in the crossover SUV segment. The long-awaited and anticipated “Golf SUV” was given the designation called VW T-Roc. The impressions have not settled yet, and the company has announced the 2018 Volkswagen T-Roc R-Line version of this model. This is a version for those who want more equipment and more personalization of their vehicle. For this purpose, the company has prepared two optional R-Line equipment packages.
In its standard edition, VW T-Roc offers a high level of equipment. The vehicle has a digital instrument panel, MirrorLink, Android Auto and CarPlay, a standard infotainment system with a 6.5-inch display (optional of 8.0 inches). Also, there are some other systems and features, such as the city’s automatic braking system and pedestrian detection, adaptive DCC suspension, adaptive cruise control, optional Beats audio system of 300 watts, etc.
In addition, Volkswagen offers some more options for T-Roc. For example, customers can choose the color of the vehicle roof to get a two-tone exterior of their car. They offer Deep Black, Pure White Uni, and, Black Oak Brown metallic paint for the roof of a vehicle.
Features and Packages
In the Volkswagen Group’s offer, T-Roc is located between the larger VW Tiguan and the smaller Audi Q2 SUV. Its length is 4.234 mm, while the vehicle’s distance is 2.603 mm. The volume of the luggage compartment is 445 liters, or 1,290 liters, when the back seats are crushed.
We mentioned that the company has prepared two optional R-Line packages for this model. These are R-Line Exterior Package and R-Line Interior Package. An additional package for ‘removing’ the outer appearance of the vehicle, includes sporty bumpers, rear diffuser, lower body-colored body paint, darker rear lights, R-Line logo on the front grille. Also, there are also aluminum wheels of 18 or 19 inches. For the higher level of interior quality, a leather sports steering wheel, two-colored seats, stainless steel pedals, new floor mats and many amenities and aesthetic details are in charge.
2018 Volkswagen T-Roc R-Line Specs
The 2018 Volkswagen T-Roc R-Line will offer the same drive range as the standard model. First of all, there is a 1.0-liter 3-cylinder TSI petrol engine with 115 horsepower. This engine comes with RWD and 6-speed manual transmission. The next gasoline engine is a 1.5-liter TSI with 150 horsepower. This engine offers several different transmission and propulsion options. There is a combination of 6-speed transmission and RWD, 7-speed DSG double-clutch transmission with RWD, and 7-speed DSG with AWD. Finally, there is a 2.0-liter TSI unit of 190 horsepower, which comes exclusively with the DSG transmission and AWD system.
The engine range includes exceptional diesel units. There’s a 1.6-liter TDI with 115 horsepower, combined with 6-speed transmission and RWD. It is followed by a 2.0-liter TDI engine with 150 horsepower, with the same gearbox and drive system as the 1.5-liter TSI unit. As the strongest diesel, it offers a 2.0-liter TDI unit with 190 horsepower, combined with a 7-speed DSG with double clutch and AWD.
All versions of the models that come with 4Motion drive on all points have the choice of four modes of driving. These are Street, Snow, Offroad and Offroad Individual.