Volkswagen T-Roc 2.0 TDI 150 EVO R-Line 5dr DSG Review

Category: Small SUV

Section: Version review

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Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 front
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  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 interior dashboard
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 interior rear seats
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 interior infotainment
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 left tracking
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 front tracking
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 rear tracking
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 front left static
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 right static
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 rear left static
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 nose detail
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 rear detail
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 interior front seats
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 interior front seats
  • Volkswagen T-Roc 2022 boot open
RRP £35,685What Car? Target Price£34,989
Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors

If you avoid the pricier trims and engines, the Volkswagen T-Roc is a fine buy. Its soft ride makes it one of the most comfortable cars in the class, while its spacious interior and big boot will appeal to families. Also, its high-set driving position is just what SUV buyers crave – and something many other small SUVs fail to deliver.

Top-tier R-Line trim is the most expensive rung on the T-Roc ladder, so it’s hard for us to recommend. If, however, you want the sportiest T-Roc (not including the T-Roc R), R-Line trim adds sportier R-Line styling, sports seats, stiffer sports suspension, switchable driver profiles and heated front seats.

If you like the sound of the 2.0 TDI 150 engine but want some extra confidence in wet and icy weather, this version with added 4Motion four-wheel drive could be for you. It’ll cover 0-62mph ever-so slightly faster but economy suffers compared to the other versions, reducing the figure to 51mpg. It’s also expensive compared to the other engine choices, so it’s hard for us to recommend it.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH8.6 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxSEMI-AUTO

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

57.6

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

445

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

128

g/km