Volkswagen Taigun

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Volkswagen Taigun
VW Taigun.jpg
VW Taigun Concept at the 2012 São Paulo International Motor Show
Body and chassis
ClassSubcompact crossover SUV
Body style5-door SUV
LayoutFront engine, front-wheel drive
RelatedVolkswagen up!
Volkswagen Crossblue concept
Engine1.0L I3
Wheelbase97.2 in (2,469 mm)
Length151.9 in (3,858 mm)
Width68.0 in (1,727 mm)
Height61.8 in (1,570 mm)
PredecessorVolkswagen CrossFox

Volkswagen Taigun is a concept subcompact crossover SUV, which was to be unveiled by the Volkswagen Group for the model year of 2016.[1]

It had the potential of replacing the hatchback CrossFox, and slotting below the Tiguan compact crossover SUV, competing against mini crossover SUVs alongside the Nissan Juke (although the Juke is considered more of a hatchback, due to the height below 62 inches), the Mini Countryman and the Suzuki SX4.

The prototype was unveiled at the 2012 São Paulo International Motor Show.[2][3]


  1. ^ Volkswagen reveals Taigun concept -- Autoweek (Retrieved 2012-10-22)
  2. ^ "2016 Volkswagen Taigun Concept". Retrieved 10 April 2014.
  3. ^ "2016 Volkswagen Taigun Rumors". Retrieved 10 April 2014.

External links[edit]

Official website