According to the Brazilian press, the compact crossover VW Taigun will make its worldwide debut at the Motor Show in Sao Paulo, which will take place in October this year.
Earlier pre-production concept Taigun was presented at the Motor Show in Sao Paulo in , and later it its upgraded version was shown at the Auto Expo .
Given the compact size crossover (3858x1727x1570, wheelbase – 2469 mm), the future model will become a competitor to the Ford EcoSport , of Renault Duster and Peugeot 2008 .
For the Brazilian market Taigun equip 1-liter 3-cylinder turbocharged TSI 110 hp, running on ethanol and gasoline.
The blower and other important peripherals for the unit will be produced at the 2018-2019 Volkswagen plant in a special San Carlo, Brazil.
Information about transmissions yet.
“Taigun” for the global market will receive an ordinary 1-liter TSI, competing with the 1.0-liter EcoBoost with lavronosnym from Ford.