T-Cross is a cool, practical and versatile addition to the SUV range of the Volkswagen brand. With a length of 4.11 meters, the urban crossover model exceeds the Polo with 54 mm in length and its body height is 138 mm larger and reaches 1.58 meters. The model demonstrates a series of new standards in its class, with even the basic version leaving virtually no unrealistic desires in terms of practicality, security and communication connectivity. In addition, the model features a variety of varied design combinations and offers many rich opportunities for additional individual layout.
Dynamic and economical three-cylinder engine
The smallest representative of the Volkswagen SUV is powered by a three-cylinder petrol engine with a capacity of 1.0 liters, with a maximum power of 85 kW / 115 hp and a start-stop system.
The gasoline engine is approaching perfection through a six-speed manual transmission or a dual-clutch seven-speed transmission. The latter offers the driving mode – "Normal" and "Sport". The acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h is 10.2 seconds and the top speed reaches 193 km / h. This four-cylinder engine consumes only 4.9 liters of gas per 100 kilometers.
The 1.6 TDI diesel engine has a maximum power of 70 kW / 95 hp. and a 5-speed manual transmission or a DSG (7-speed dual-clutch) system and start-stop are available.
Latest generation of driver assistance systems
The new model offers state-of-the-art assistance systems capable of ensuring comfortable and safe driving at all times. Volkwagen's smaller SUV is equipped with full gamma safety, which until recently was just a probe saved for the larger cars of the higher classes, making it one of the safest SUVs in its class. In addition to excellent construction measures for passive body safety and exemplary passenger protection, the new model also features extremely robust OEM systems designed to reduce the risk of collision, even when pre-conditions are created, in addition to increasing further the comfort of steering. These include the Front Assist Pedestrian Monitoring System with Pedestrian Monitoring and Emergency Braking Assistance, Territorial Assistance, Hill Assistance, Hill Assistance, proactive passenger protection system and assistance and warning system of danger in the area " blind "from the driver's field of vision Built-in parking watch with spot detection and maneuvers in tight space and parking and maneuvering assistance. All of this is included in the standard equipment, and the driver alert system, ACC adaptive cruise control and Park Assist are available as options.
T-Cross provides demanding customers with the highest level of connectivity to the global network and the world around them. The management and customization of on-board features is extremely easy and intuitive. An ideal connection and sufficient power for the car's smartphones provides up to four USB ports and a wireless inductive charging system. The Volkswagen Connect application acts as an assistant in the car and facilitates multilingualism at the T-Cross company. Ensures the driver's connection to the vehicle and informs about the state of the vehicle, the travel and driving style when asked. To take advantage of the extraordinary benefits of this system, the driver only needs three things – a smartphone, the Volkswagen Connect application (available for free from the App Store or Google Play) and T-Cross, which comes with a standard Volkswagen Connect installed. DataPlug. The application and DataPlug are connected wirelessly via VoIP. Of course, the entire connection is coded (End-to-Endencryption) for data security reasons, providing protection to technicians and users of personal data. Volkswagen Connect offers an abundance of intelligent means to access relevant information, help with assistance or just entertainment on the go.
Outstanding and independent exterior design
The style of the new T-Cross is an expression of independence coupled with family identity. The appearance is determined by the striking shapes of the front, the wide radiator grille with built-in lights and the horizontal lines of charcoal in the side silhouette. The muscular "shoulders" of the body underline powerful radiance, and the new light reflected horizontally across the black front section visually increases the amplitude of the new model. T-Cross provides access to its four large doors, one of the main advantages of the MOV cross-section module module, which allows the drive bridge to be located much more in the body. The distance of 2.55 meters is basically the spacious interior, with plenty of room for up to five passengers and the capacity of the luggage compartment is between 385 and 455 liters. Thanks to the folding rear seat, the T-Cross can be transformed into a small van with flat floor and up to 1281 liters of cargo.
Practical and flexible interior
Thanks to the high position of the seats, the driver can count on excellent visibility and the passengers enjoy a superb view. The man at the wheel and his companion has 597mm on the way, and the passenger seat behind is 652mm tall. Generally, the spacious interior creates a feeling that they are traveling in a larger car. In addition, the interior space allows the transformation and adaptation to various requirements and applications, the process being extremely flexible, fast and easy. The exclusive flexibility is built on elements such as the rear seat, which can be moved longitudinally in the 14 centimeter range and can increase passenger leg space, number of seats or amount of luggage space, depending on the specific need. Additional flexibility offers the semi-seat rear seat, which can be split in ratio of 60: 40 and fully or partially folded to increase the carrying capacity. Last but not least, the T-Cross can also be ordered with a folding back, the advanced passenger seat, which in combination with the rear seat with sudden separation, offers enough space to carry even very long objects.
Additional equipment packages
The T-Cross equipment can be complemented and customized with the help of some attractive special packages. The Bravia Variant offers a standard on-board computer, a radio system, a reversible seat, a height-adjustable driver's seat, a speed and a pedestrian protection system. The next level of equipment is Life. In addition to the main features, it includes a multifunction steering wheel, Park Distance Control front and rear parking sensors, air conditioning, height-adjustable passenger seat in front of a practical drawer under the seat and 16-inch alloy wheels. The third level is the Style, which features LED lights, leather multifunction steering wheel, Sport / Comfort front seats, indirect interior lighting, Climatronic automatic climate control and 17-inch alloy wheels. In addition, Volkswagen offers additional designer packages at the Life and Style levels, which include the exclusive Diag Neutral Upholstery Upholstery, Diag Orange and Diag Turquoise. Both the external and internal R-line packages are available for these two levels.