The 2013 Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe debuted at the show in Shanghai (April 21 to 29, 2013) and prefigures an SUV setting dynamic and self-confident, generous body type, which could represent an alternative to the Touareg. The Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe follows a few months the prototype CrossBlue and is 4.89 meters long, 2.01 meters wide and 1.68 meters high. The wheelbase measures 2.98 meters and alloy wheels have a diameter of 22 inches, mounted on tires 285/40. The German brand also emphasizes the particular invoice the front bezel, which could anticipate some reasons for future production. Of particular interest is the platform plug-in hybrid.
It Consists of a V6 TSI engine, a pair of electric motors and the six-speed DSG transmission. The thermal unit develops 299 hp and 500 Nm, the front electric motor produces 54 hp and 180 Nm and the rear electric module provides additional 115 hp and 270 Nm total power is then to 415 hp, while torque amounts to 700 Nm . spite of size and weight (2,220 pounds) Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe proves frugal and thrifty. In fact it is stated an average fuel consumption of 3 liters per kilometers (6.9 l/100 km batteries), a maximum range of 1,190 km and a range of 33 km in EV mode. The car reaches 236 km / h, covering the 0-100 km / h in 5.9 seconds and travel up to 120 km / h in electric mode.
The hybrid system also provides 8-module lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 9.8 kWh. Traction is the front-line (without shaft) or rear. Five other hand are the driving mode: options Sport, Eco, Off Road, and EV Charge you add features and boosting coasting. The equipment in the field of multimedia includes a 10.1-inch screen, a second screen of 12.3 inches with functions of the instrument panel and two iPad Mini hosted on the back of the front headrests. The Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe is built on the MQB platform.