Volkswagen to the Geneva Motor Show 2015 announced the introduction of a concept Sport Coupe car, for which it is assumed that it will be the successor of Volkswagen Passat or a Volkswagen CC.
New Volkswagen CC Sport Coupe will appear in the form of a four-door coupe, expressed chrome grille which combines with LED headlights. The rear of the car has a sloping roofline that ends with the tailgate. Two exhaust pipes give to concept expressed sporty look. Specially designed aluminum 21-inch wheels give the car a dose of elegance and luxury.
Engines that are expected in Volkswagen Sport Coupe are new petrol engine powerful 3.0-liter V6 295 hp with 369 lb-ft of torque through a six-speed DSG transmission.
As diesel engines 2.0 liter TDI 150 hp / 190 hp
The hybrid model is also expected in form TSI gasoline engine and two electric motors modeled on a model already presented “Cross Coupe GTE” concept at the Detroit auto show.
More information about the price and release date is expected to the premiere at the Geneva Motor Show in early March 2015.
Update: After presenting at Geneva Motor Show, Volkswagen Sport Coupe GTE revealed its specifications:
Technical specifications of Volkswagen Sport coupe GTE Concept
Basic features are now known, as I intend Volkswagen in that part of the market intending to attack with their newest weapon. Sport Coupe GTE is 191.7 inches long, 73.4 inches wide and 55.4 inches high, wheelbase is 118.9 inches. It can comfortably accommodate four adults and their luggage, cargo capacity is 17 cubic feet.
We have already mentioned that the Volkswagen Sport Coupe GTE Plug-in hybrid that combines Petrol engine capacity of 3.0 liter turbocharged V6 TDI with 295 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque from the electric motor back and forth from 54 hp to 162 lb-ft of torque and 114 hp and 199 lb-ft of torque. The batteries are the Lithium-ion capacity of 10.7 kWh. The whole system on wheels of 9.5 J x 21-inch (ET 45 / 265/30 R21) delivers an impressive 374 hp.
Transmission is Volkswagen’s DSG 6-speed, the maximum speed that can develop this Plug-in hybrid is 155 mph (250 km/h), with the acceleration of 0-60 mph (0-100 km / h) in 5.0 seconds.
Fuel consumption in the combined cycle is 118 mpg (2l /100 km) with CO2 emissions of just 46 g / km. Volkswagen Sport Coupe GTE only at electric drive can travel 32 miles, while a full petrol tank total range is 745 miles.
Price and Release date
Actual price was not disclosed but is estimated starting price for the basic level of equipment is about 39,500 US dollars. The start of production of the new Volkswagen CC model is scheduled for the end of 2016 or beginning of 2017.