Volkswagen T-Roc Review Australia | Features, Specification, Price
- Car Reviews,
- Dec 27, 2021
Finally, Volkswagen stepped into the small SUV market by introducing an entry-level variant into its new line-up. This new line-up of small SUVs, Volkswagen T-Roc comes in two variants, one, the entry-level model 110 TSI Style and the second being the flagship 140 TSI Sport. Yes, you heard right! Not one but two small SUVs by the Volkswagen! The best thing, not only the style is amazing, but the vehicle is also compact and spacious. Volkswagen T-Roc comes with various smart technology and safety features as well.
Let’s have a look at the features in detail!
Engine of the new Volkswagen T-Roc:
Volkswagen T-Roc 140 TSI Sport:
The Volkswagen T-Roc 140 TSI Sport comes with a 2.0-liter, turbo-petrol, four-cylinder engine. This provides the vehicle with enough power to make it up to the hill and overtake other vehicles, swiftly. This engine produces about 140 kW of power and 320 Nm of torque. Volkswagen T-Roc 140 TSI Sport comes in a seven-speed dual-clutch DSG automatic transmission. This vehicle has the Volkswagen’s all-wheel (4 Motion) drive system.
Volkswagen T-Roc 110 TSI Style:
The other vehicle in the line-up comes with a smaller and lesser power engine. 110 TSI Style comes in a 1.4-liter, four-cylinder, turbocharged petrol engine. The engine produces about 110 kW of power and 250 Nm of torque. 110 TSI Style engine comes with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Unlike 140 TSI Sport, this variant is a front-wheel drive.
What does the car look like from the outside?
This vehicle is pretty good and fun-looking, inside out! The modern SUV has a front grille, that is flashy, along with standard roof rails – just rounding up your SUV look. Volkswagen T-Roc is a five door SUV. It contains front and rear parking sensors reversing camera, LED headlights, fog lights, rain-sensing wipers, automatic headlights, power-folding exterior mirrors, and 18-inch alloy wheels. The 140 TSI Sport comes with 18-inch Sebring alloys with sports suspension and chrome roof rails as well. R-Line trim highlights are also included in the entry-level variant of the Volkswagen T-Roc.
Following are the dimensions for Volkswagen T-Roc 110 TSI Style 2021:
✓ Height: 1573 mm
✓ Length: 4234 mm
✓ Width: 1819 mm
✓ Wheelbase: 2603 mm
The Volkswagen T-Roc comes in various amazing colors including:
✓ Indium Grey
✓ Ravenna Blue
✓ Turmeric Yellow
✓ White Silver
✓ Flash Red
✓ Pure White
Inside of the Volkswagen T-Roc:
After how the car seems from the outside, let’s talk about what does the Volkswagen T-Roc looks like from the inside?
The vehicle comes with five, two-toned fabric seats and a leather steering wheel. The inside of the Volkswagen T-Roc actually gives off some premium golf vibes, the ambiance and the seats are pretty comfortable as well. But there is way too much hard plastic used on the inside of the vehicle. The Volkswagen T-Roc comes with an 8.0-inch touchscreen. This vehicle also offers dual-zone climate control, keyless entry and start, ambient lighting, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto. There is plenty of space in the cabin, especially for the front row seats. The 140 TSI Sport is a nice family car, it is fairly larger than the standard small SUVs. There is space for two baby seats in the back. The rear seats are pretty okay for teens around 5.3 inches tall, there is enough legroom and headspace for them.
If we talk about the boot size; Volkswagen T-Roc offers the boot space of 445 Liters (for 110 TSI Style) and 392 liters (for 140 TSI Sport). The boot size can also be expanded by folding the rear seats at 60:40.
Let’s have a look at the safety features of the new Volkswagen T-Roc!
The car is equipped with six airbags, including a side airbag and a side curtain airbag at the rear side along with an emergency brake assist system, traction control, emergency brake-force distribution, and the lane departure warning. Audio can also be controlled via the steering wheel. For the front row seats, there are two cupholders in the center console and two in the door. For rear passengers, there are two cupholders in the middle with a flip-down console. The car comes with two USB-C ports. One other plus point of having the Volkswagen T-Roc is that there are directional air vents for the passengers in the back.
Specifications for Volkswagen T-Roc:
Following are the interior and exterior specifications for the new Volkswagen T-Roc:
✓ 18-Inch Alloy Wheels
✓ Five-door Small SUV
✓ Flashy Front Grille
✓ 2.0- and 1.4-liter four-cylinder Engine
✓ Rain-sensing Wipers
✓ Front and rear parking sensors
✓ Reversing camera
✓ LED Headlights
✓ Chrome roof rails or Standard roof rails
✓ LED Indicators
✓ Leather seats
✓ Leather steering wheel
✓ Dual front airbags including 4 others
✓ 2 stage unlocking – programmable
✓ Adaptive Cruise Control
✓ Apple CarPlay
✓ Automatic Climate Control
✓ Anti-lock braking
✓ Ambient interior Lighting LED
✓ Aluminum Inserts
✓ Air Quality Sensors
✓ Android Auto
✓ Anti-theft wheel bolts
✓ Central remote control locking
✓ Distance warning display
✓ Engine Immobilizer
✓ Lane departure warning
The prices for Volkswagen T-Roc vary depending upon the trim or model you choose. The Volkswagen T-Roc price tag might fall between $33,990 and go all up to $42,990.
✓ Better and stronger performance
✓ A new addition to the family of small SUVs
✓ Look wise it’s pretty amazing
✓ Contains various safety and technology features
✓ Boot space is reasonable
✓ Way too much use of hard plastic on the inside
✓ The price tag might not suit everyone
✓ Rear passenger seat has lesser legroom for taller people
The Final Verdict:
The Volkswagen T-Roc is an amazing addition to the small SUV family - something Volkswagen has been missing. The 110 TSI Style variant of this line-up can turn out to be more affordable for various people but it comes with lesser engine power. Volkswagen T-Roc offers performance as well as style with various latest and upgraded safety features. The vehicle also has some luxury upgrades or packages to it, you can choose the ones according to your wants. If you are not looking for a full-sized large SUV, Volkswagen T-Roc can be a suitable option for you. For a family of four, this vehicle works pretty fine with enough boot space.
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