The new model will be placed one level below the T-Cross and will be called the T-Sport. The car will be sent for sale to the Brazilian market and other developing markets.
Accurate information regarding the technical characteristics of the new model is not yet available. It is only known that it will be erected on the MQB A0 platform, due to which it will receive unification with the Volkswagen Polo 6 generation hatchback.
Probably, it will be based on an atmospheric engine with a volume of 1 liter, with a capacity of 65 to 75 hp. depending on the specification.
In addition, the Polo will take the 1-liter turbocharged engine that runs on natural gas. In more dynamic versions of the T-Sport, three-cylinder TSI engines with power from 95 to 115 hp will be installed, and in the top version, it will be possible to use an 1,5 liter engine with 150 hp. It is likely that the range of engines will replenish the 1,6-liter turbodiesels, with power from 80 to 95 hp. The start of sales of the Volkswagen T-Sport is scheduled for the beginning of the 2020 year.