Volkswagen T-Roc 2018 front right cornering shot

Volkswagen T-Roc 1.6 TDI SEL 5dr Review

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Review

Stick to the cheaper trims and engines and the T-Roc is a fine buy. Its soft ride and practical boot will appeal to families, while its high-set driving position is just what SUV buyers crave, and something that many other small SUVs fail to deliver. However, the cheaper Seat Arona offers better value, especially against the expensive range-topping T-Roc models.

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Trim:

SEL

Features a driving mode button, 18in alloy wheels, sports seats, in-built navigation system, 10.3in Active Info Display (a digital screen that replaces analogue instruments) and LED headlights. We’d avoid this because it’s too expensive and the larger alloys hurt the ride.

Engine:

1.6 TDI

This 113bhp diesel is pretty lethargic and buzzes away noisily, whether you're in town or doing 70mph on the motorway. We'd avoid it as a result.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.9 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

64.2

Urban: 56.5Motorway: 70.6
Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

445

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

115

g/km