Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe previewed before Shanghai

Posted on Thursday, 18 April 2013 , 13:04:33 byTheodora

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Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe previewed before Shanghai

Volkswagen, headquartered in Germany, is in the top of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and it is for sure the most important car manufacturer in Europe. In 2012, VW increased the number of vehicles delivered to customers, meaning the success still remains despite the economical crisis. They carry on the series of possible successes with a new concept, the Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe.

The Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe is about to make its debut at the 2013 Auto Shanghai. Another CrossBlue concept has been showcased at in America, at Detroit early this year. But that was a seven seater vehicle. This coupe version might preview the next generation of Tiguan. The concept vehicle has a 4.89 meters length, 2.02 meters wideness and a 2.98 meter wheelbase.

The Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe Concept will be powered by a direct-injection V6 turbocharged gasoline engine. This will be teamed up with two electric motors to offer a combined output of 415 bhp (309 kW). This combination enables the concept to reach 62 mph (100 km/h) in 5.9 seconds and to have a fuel consumption of 3 liters / 100 km (78.4 mpg US / 94.1 mpg UK). In electric mode it can ride for up to 20.5 miles (33 km). And because the Shaghai event is just around the corner, it will reveal much more information about the VW concept.