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Volkswagen Tiguan AllSpace, T-Roc discontinued in India | Autocar India

Written by Rashmi

Revealed On Dec 01, 2021 06:20:00 PM

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Each fashions had been bought as imported models and have now been up to date abroad.

Volkswagen has silently discontinued the Tiguan AllSpace and T-Roc SUVs in India. The Tiguan AllSpace has been delisted from Volkswagen India’s web site, whereas bookings for the T-Roc are closed as properly. Each these fashions had been imported to India as totally constructed models in restricted numbers. 

  • Tiguan AllSpace, T-Roc had been imported below 2500-unit homologation rule
  • Made-in-India Tiguan 5-seat variant will launch later this month

Volkswagen Tiguan AllSpace and T-Roc – a quick recap

The Volkswagen Tiguan AllSpace was launched again in 2020 because the model’s flagship mannequin in India. It was provided in a single, totally loaded trim and was final priced at Rs 34.20 lakh (ex-showroom). It was primarily an prolonged three-row, seven-seater model of the Tiguan. Underneath the hood, the Tiguan AllSpace was powered by a 2.0-litre TSI engine that produces 190hp and 320Nm of peak torque. It solely got here mated to a 7-speed DSG gearbox and was even provided with VW’s 4Motion all-wheel drive system as normal.

As for the T-Roc, it too was launched in 2020 in a single, totally loaded trim for a worth of Rs 19.99 lakh (ex-showroom). Having shortly bought out the primary batch, Volkswagen reintroduced the second batch of the T-Roc this 12 months for a worth of Rs 21.35 lakh (ex-showroom). The T-Roc was powered by VW’s 1.5-litre TSI engine that produces 150hp and 250Nm of peak torque. The T-Roc too got here with a sole 7-speed DSG gearbox, though it was front-wheel drive solely.

Each the T-Roc and the Tiguan AllSpace had been imported to India below the 2500-unit homologation guidelines. The primary batch of the T-Roc comprised 1,000 models, though Volkswagen didn’t reveal the precise variety of models that got here within the second batch – all of which appear to have been bought out. Equally, the Tiguan AllSpace was additionally imported in restricted models, which too stand utterly bought out, in accordance to some sellers. 

Volkswagen India: upcoming launches 

The Tiguan AllSpace will quickly get replaced by the usual 5-seater Tiguan facelift that’s slated for a launch on December 7. Will probably be the model’s new flagship mannequin in India and, not like the Tiguan AllSpace, the Tiguan facelift might be domestically assembled right here in India. With the discontinuation of the AllSpace, Volkswagen will not have a three-row SUV in India. That mentioned, a facelift of the Tiguan AllSpace exists globally and it might come right down to our shores someday sooner or later.

Volkswagen not too long ago additionally unveiled a facelift for the T-Roc globally, though there is no such thing as a official phrase from Volkswagen India but on whether or not the 2022 mannequin might be launched in our market.

Do you assume Volkswagen ought to contemplate bringing the facelifted variations of the T-Roc and Tiguan AllSpace to India? Tell us within the feedback beneath. 

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