Volkswagen's is strong in its native Europe, and to make it even stronger, it announced on Wednesday that a new T Roc R model is coming to the Geneva Motor Show.
Well, fellow American, your puzzlement isn't anything to be ashamed of. The T Roc is a small crossover, sized below , that Volkswagen sells mostly in Europe and China. In those markets, its rivals would include the , the and the .
The T Roc R will likely differ from its more-pedestrian siblings in a number of ways. According to Volkswagen's press materials, this R model will feature increased performance; it was tuned on the Nurburgring by the likes of Petter Solberg.
The render that VW released shows it to feature some of the styling cues that we've seen in the. It's aggressive but subdued. No crazy aero vents or massive wings here.
Volkswagen makes no mention of the T Roc R's expected price nor when it is expected to go on sale. We're likely to see that kind of info closer to its unveiling next month.