Volkswagen Taigun to be revealed in full (*31*) 31 March ahead of mid-2021 launch- Technology Information, Gadgetclock
Amaan AhmedMar 22, 2021 21:43:51 IST
Lower than every week (*31*) from the world premiere of the Skoda Kushaq, the Volkswagen Taigun – which shares its mechanicals with the Skoda – is about to make its debut in manufacturing kind. Volkswagen’s first midsize SUV – and the primary Volkswagen to be primarily based (*31*) the Group’s tailored-for-India MQB A0 IN platform – the Volkswagen Taigun will be revealed in full (*31*) 31 March, as the corporate readies to introduce it in the market by mid-2021, shortly after the arrival of the Kushaq.
Volkswagen will showcase the Taigun to the media (*31*) 24 March and reveal some of its plans for 2021, together with particulars of its fourth SUV for the Indian market, which is anticipated to be the Volkswagen Tiguan facelift. Photos and most particulars of the Volkswagen Taigun will be underneath embargo until 10am (*31*) 31 March, publish which you’re going to get to see and skim all about Volkswagen’s made-for-India midsize SUV (*31*) tech2.com.
Those that might keep in mind seeing it as in idea kind in 2020 will keep in mind the Volkswagen Taigun present automobile was really fairly shut to being production-ready, particularly in contrast to the Skoda Imaginative and prescient IN idea. It seems related to the Volkswagen T-Cross offered overseas, however is predicated (*31*) the India-specific MQB A0 IN platform, has a considerably longer wheelbase (2,651 mm), and the idea was additionally acknowledged to have 205 mm of floor clearance. Nonetheless, it stays to be seen if the manufacturing Taigun’s floor clearance will be nearer to that of the Kushaq, which is pegged at 188 mm.
In phrases of dimensions, the Taigun will be roughly the identical because the Kushaq, which suggests it’s going to be among the many smallest midsize SUVs (*31*) sale. Design and styling-wise, little is anticipated to change from the idea, barring a number of beauty particulars inside and outside.
The Taigun can be anticipated to borrow sure inside parts such because the 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system and centre console from the Kushaq. Nonetheless, the Taigun may even sport body-coloured trim components (*31*) the within, which can purpose to brighten up the inside.
Powertrain choices will be the identical as for the Kushaq, so there’ll be a 1.0-litre, three-cylinder turbo-petrol making 110 hp, and a 1.5-litre, four-cylinder turbo-petrol making 150 hp. Guide and computerized transmission choices will be out there with each engines.
The launch of the Volkswagen Taigun is anticipated to carefully comply with that of the Kushaq, in June. The Volkswagen Taigun’s value vary is anticipated to be between Rs 10-17 lakh (ex-showroom).