Volkswagen T-Cross SUV scores 5 stars in Latin NCAP crash test

The Volkswagen T-Cross has scored a 5-star score in a crash take a look at that was lately performed by the Latin NCAP or New Automobile Evaluation Program. The entrance offset crash take a look at was performed at 64 kph whereas a facet cell barrier take a look at was performed at 50 kph. For grownup occupant security, the T-Cross scored 14.62 out of 16 factors for entrance offset crash and a full 16 out of 16 factors for the facet crash take a look at. When it comes to little one occupant security, the Volkswagen T-Cross scored 21.77 out of 24 factors. The mannequin examined by NCAP had 6 airbags as customary. 
 
The Latin NCAP additionally acknowledged that the physique shell of the brand new Volkswagen T-Cross was licensed to be steady publish all of the crash situations. The NCAP additionally acknowledged that the footwell space was rated as steady and confirmed insignificant deformation. The studies additionally elaborated on how the automobile provided good safety to the motive force and passenger head and neck whereas the motive force chest obtained ample safety from the restraint programs.  
 
The Volkswagen T-Cross is predicated on the MQB A0 platform and an Indianised model of the T-Cross will quickly make it to India in 2020 primarily based on the MQB A0 IN platform. The T-Cross in India will get a 1.5-litre petrol engine below the bonnet from the TSI EVO household and can make 130hp of peak energy. The engine may even function cylinder de-activation know-how that may assist improve gas economic system on the T-Cross by as much as 10 %. There can be no diesel engine choice on the T-Cross when it launches in India subsequent 12 months. 
 
The Volkswagen T-Cross will tackle the likes of the Hyundai Creta and the upcoming Kia SUV. 
 
 

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