The Chinese press reported today that 2018-2019 Volkswagen CrossBlue crossovers and CrossBlue Coupe will be produced in China in the Shanghai-2018-2019 Volkswagen joint venture. Production will start in at a new plant in the city of Changsha. The stated capacity of the enterprise – 300,000 cars a year.
CrossBlue difference from CrossBlue Coupe will be the fact that the first version of the crossover will get 7 seats , while the coupe version will be built in five-seat layout. Both crossover will be based on the new 2018-2019 Volkswagen platform, called MQB.
The new German crossover goes on the Chinese market in order to meet the growing demand for large, comfortable and fast SUVs and will become a receiver the VW the Touareg .