Introduced in November last year at 2018 Sao Paulo International Motor Show, as the 2019 Volkswagen Tarok concept. Also, the presentation was recently on the 2019 New York International Auto Show. However, for the time being, it is not planned for the North American market. In any case, an interesting rival for Ford Ranger, Toyota Hilux, Chevrolet Colorado and Nissan Frontier.
2019 Volkswagen Tarok concept specs
|Lenght – inch (mm)||193.5 (4915)|
|Widht – inch (mm)||72 (1829)|
|Height – inch (mm)||66 (1676)|
|Wheelbase – inch (mm)||117.7 (2990)|
|Ground clearance – inch (mm)||9.6 (244)|
|Wheels – inch||16 alloy|
|Weight – lbs (kg)||no data|
|Payload – lbs (kg)||2271 (1030)|
|Towing capacity – lbs (kg)||no data|
It is mounted on the Volkswagen MQB platform, and for now it only offers a double cab with four doors. Also, the loading area is extended by a variable panel with folding rear seats.
2019 Volkswagen Tarok engines and fuel consumption
2019 Volkswagen Tarok concept has a 1.4-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine, while the 2020 Volkswagen Tarok serial model will have a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo diesel engine. Both engines are directly injected fuel.
|Engine||1.4 I-4 TSI||2.0 I-4 TDI|
|Torque (lb-ft/Nm)||no data||no data|
|Transmission||6-speed AT||6-speed AT|
|no data||no data|
There is still no data for torque and fuel consumption. Of course, there will be a 6-speed manual transmission. In addition, it has a 4Motion Active Control system, with On-road, Snow, Off-road and Custom Off-road mode. Also has a Comfort, Normal, Sport, Eco and Individual driving profiles.
Exterior and interior design
This compact pickup truck it has a tall hood, horizontal bars in the grille (glowing LED bars across the grille) that run into the headlights, and LED headlights and daytime running lights. Also, there is a three-dimensional LED lighting rear part with a continuous LED strip. Noticeable are bulging fenders, plastic cladding and matte-black roof rails. In addition comfortable seats, in cabin are digital air conditioning control system and glass-covered 9.2-inch Infotainment system.
Release date and price 2019 Volkswagen Tarok concept
The 2019 Volkswagen Tarok concept will be on offer only in the South American market. The first models are expected to be on the Brazilian market this spring. As announced, the price will be around $ 25,000.