The web appeared photos of the commercial version of the “youth” crossover Volkswagen called Tharu. A special feature of the model (the photos in the specification for the Chinese market) will be the Beats audio system. This is reported by CarNewsChina.
The crossover Volkswagen Tharu, built on a common platform with Skoda Karoq, totals 4453 millimeters. The width of the all-terrain vehicle is 1841 millimeters, height – 1632 millimeters. The wheelbase is 2688 millimeters. Thus Tharu is 71 millimeters longer and 25 millimeters higher than the European Karoq. The wheelbase of Volkswagen is also larger – by 50 millimeters.
According to preliminary information, the range of engines Tharu will consist of turbo engines in volume of 1,2 and 1,4 liters (116 and 150 horsepowers respectively). Both units will be combined only with a seven-speed automatic transmission with two clutches.
The top modifications of the Volkswagen Tharu will be completed with the Beats audio system. You can determine its presence by the brand logo on the central rack.
Presentation of the prototype Volkswagen Tharu took place in March this year at a special event in Beijing. The SUV will be the first model developed for China, which will enter the global market. The launch of Tharu production at the plants of the Volkswagen Group in Mexico and Argentina is scheduled for 2020.