At the motor show in Sao Paulo was the public debut of Volkswagen’s truck Tarok. According to preliminary information, the serial version of the model appears in the Brazilian market in 2020. The company also does not rule out the possibility of machine output on the markets of other countries.
So far, only know that Tarok built on the platform MQB: local journalists report that a modified truck Tiguan from Allspace. The prototype is equipped with a turbo engine capacity of 1.4 liters and capacity of 150 horsepower.
The motor can run on pure ethanol or 22% anhydrous ethanol (E22). Box — classic six-speed “automatic”, T-Cross for the South American market. The production model will be offered with two-liter diesel, also an outstanding 150 forces.
One of a special five-meter pickup will be folding the lower part of the rear wall of the cockpit: with its help it is possible to increase the useful field of loading for transportation of long goods. Payload of about one ton. In addition, Tarok equipped digital instrument panel and multimedia system with a touchscreen.
Another pick — Tanoak also built on the “cart” MQB from Atlas seven-seater SUV that Volkswagen showed in March at the new York auto show. The prototype was equipped with the 3.6 V6 with 280 horsepower and 361 Nm of torque and vosmidiapazonnym “automatic”. Tanoak has got ground clearance of 254 mm and all-wheel drive system with active traction control.