The 2021 Volkswagen T7 has began shedding its camouflage, exhibiting its redesigned entrance finish for the primary time within the Multivan people-carrier model.
Impressed by the Golf Mk8, the entrance finish is dominated by the slim grille with two horizontal bars interrupted by the VW brand, in addition to new headlights. In the meantime, the higher and decrease air intakes within the bumper sport a honeycomb sample and the windscreen seems to be greater.
The profile has been softened up and on the again, VW tried to masks the form of the taillamps, however we do know, from earlier scoops, that they will be horizontal instead of vertical.
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Elsewhere, the darkish blue prototype was geared up with a bunch of sensors on the rear sliding doorways, roof and wheels, and it seems that check dummies had been positioned on the seats.
Anticipated to be unveiled earlier than the tip of 2020 or early subsequent yr, the T7 is probably going primarily based on the Volkswagen Group’s extremely versatile MQB platform. It’s going to launch with the same old lineup of petrol and diesel engines, in addition to delicate hybrids.
Nonetheless, essentially the most anticipated model would be the plug-in hybrid, which can function a cost port on the best entrance fender. Particulars surrounding this mannequin are scarce, although it most likely received’t have something to do with ABT Sportsline, which helped develop the present e-Transporter. The powertrain would possibly comprise of a small turbo-four and a tiny electrical motor, with the battery pack offering it with a zero-emission vary of some tens of miles.