Volkswagen T-Prime Concept GTE Detailed Walkthrough – Video
The Volkswagen T-Prime Concept GTE was unveiled at the 2016 Auto China in Beijing (details: general description, live photos and videos) and was recently also presented in person by Autogefühl in this excellent “hands on” (literally) review.
The concept previews the next generation Touareg, and shows a lot of VW’s new design language for upper class SUVs.
Of course the plug-in hybrid version is expected to become the top of the line offering.
T-Prime GTE Concept Specs:
- 4MOTION permanent all-wheel drive with a plug-in hybrid system boasting up to 375 hp of system power, 516 lb-ft (700 Nm) of system torque – electric motor (134 hp and 258 lb-ft) is integrated into the housing of the 8-speed automatic gearbox and the 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged gas engine TSI (248 hp and 273 lb-ft)
- 31 miles all-electric range (NEDC) on a 14.1 kWh battery, and combined NEDC fuel consumption is 87 mpg
- 0 to 60 mph in 6.0 seconds and has a top speed of 139 mph