Volkswagen is actively engaged in tests of the T-Roc heavy-duty version at the Nurburgring.
Video from the test machine shown on YouTube. Auto acquired the prefix R to the name, and the car will debut in 2019.
Motor1 informs that the model will be driven by a 2.0-liter gasoline engine with 4 cylinders. A similar engine is present in the Golf R with the power of 300 'horses'. Another SUV will get a four-wheel drive system with a retuned suspension.
The car design almost doesn't change. In fact, the video itself is hidden under camouflage, but they say that the car will be equipped with a different optics with an exhaust system of a sporting plan.
By the way, officially the standard version of the compact T-Roc was declassified in Frankfurt-2017.