Volkswagen has begun testing a new version of the SUV Tayron with a rechargeable hybrid powertrain. Photospin took the car on a road test in China.
Tayron in the rapidly expanding lineup of crossovers VW appeared last fall and settled on the step below Teramont. Motorists new liked – only for the 1st quarter of this year, China has sold 22 thousand copies of “Tyrone” among “fellow” he was only beaten by the “Tiguan”.
Volkswagen Tayron is offered with only two-liter turbo engine boosted to 186 or 220 HP But soon will appear and hybrid modification of the GTE in the Arsenal which will be a 1.4-litre motor TSI engine and electrical system. The cumulative effect of the hybrid unit – 218 HP it will Work in tandem with DSG7 robot and front-or all-wheel drive. To charge the battery of the electric motor can be from the usual outlets.
The economical version will allow to use 40% less fuel than a petrol SUV.