Volkswagen Teramont X unveiled for China. Is this the sportiest VW SUV ever?

The updated Volkswagen Teramont X seeks to make the most of the growing preference for SUVs in the Chinese market.

By :
HT automatic office

14 Jul 2022, 09:30

Volkswagen Teramont X has been offered in China since 2019, but the newer and updated model is expected to grab the attention of customers.

Volkswagen Teramont X SUV has received a very striking update for the Chinese market and in its latest avatar, assumes a seamless blend of sporty and menacing visual aesthetics. Presented in a deep red tint, the updated Volkswagen Teramont X will be produced by SAIC for customers here.

First offered in 2019, the updated Volkswagen Teramont X looks its best in R-Line trim that confidently puts gloss black accents on the exterior and sits on 21-inch five-spoke alloy wheels. inches with red brake calipers. The face is highlighted by the two-line Volkswagen grille and split headlights with Matrix LED graphics. The bumper has been reworked and the air intakes are larger than before.

At the rear, the Volkswagen Teramont X gets a gloss black panel that spans the entire tail and between the larger LED taillight. The panel also sports the Teramont X badge while the rear bumper gets a gloss black trim.

The updated Volkswagen Teramont X comes with this new body color option called Wilderness Green.

The updated Volkswagen Teramont X comes with this new body color option called Wilderness Green.

The Volkswagen Teramont X has not changed in terms of dimensions and continues to measure 4,917mm long, 1,989mm wide and 1,729mm high. The SUV also offers a wheelbase of 2,980mm.

Volkswagen hasn’t shared any details about the Teramont X’s cabin, but several reports suggest it will get a 12-inch main infotainment screen, 10.2-inch driver display and a three-spoke steering wheel.

Volkswagen also didn’t highlight any under-the-hood updates, signaling that the model may continue to be powered by a 2.5-litre VR6 petrol unit that produces 295bhp and is mated to a seven-speed DSG unit. speeds. There is also a 2-liter TSI engine option with two tune states.

Date of first publication: July 14, 2022, 09:30 IST