Space for one more: Volkswagen T-Roc

The VW T-Roc offers sporty SUV styling along with space for the whole family

Reuben Van Niekerk
Volkswagen T-Roc

When looking for vehicles that have space for one more expanding families need to look no further than the VW T-Roc. There are a number of reasons why we believe it is the perfect choice for families seeking a stylish and sophisticated vehicle that offers more space and practicality.

Style and design

The VW T-Roc boasts a sporty and stylish design that appeals to the entire family. Various colour and trim options allow you to choose the one that best fits your families style. The T-Roc now comes standard with LED headlights and taillights while IQ.Light LED matrix headlights are available as an optional extra.

Premium well-appointed interior

The interior is premium and well-made while the latest tech and array of standard features do a great of keeping the whole family happy. The new soft touch dash surface and design highlights add an even more upmarket feel.

Notable features include keyless entry, titanium dark grey leather combo upholstery, power seats with heating functions, PDC with park camera, dual-zone climate control, a stop/start system, a tilt and sliding panoramic sunroof, USB ports front and rear and park assist with a rear-view camera. In the centre console is an 8.0-inch infotainment display that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and the new T-Roc comes standard with Digital Cockpit instrument cluster in the Design equipment line and Digital Cockpit Pro on the R-Line equipment line.

An updated multi-function steering wheel operates functions such as Adaptive Cruise Control and Voice Control functions.

Space for the whole family

The T-Roc provides plenty of leg and headroom, while the rear seats come standard with Isofix anchoring points to easily and safely secure baby or booster seats for older children. The electric tailgate adds easy access to the boot, which can swallow  up to 455-litres of baggage which can be increased to 1290-litres with the seats folded flat.

Safety guaranteed

Keeping the family safe is an extensive list of passive and active safety features, that contribute to a five-star Euro NCAP rating that ensures peace of mind for families when travelling.

Performance and economy

The T-Roc is available with two engine options including a 2.0-litre TSI engine that boasts 140kW and 320Nm and is paired to a seven-speed DSG gearbox. This allows for a 0-100km/h sprint time of 7.2 seconds while using just 7.2 litres per 100km.

The effortless and easy-going nature of the vehicle will impress families the most. The DSG gearbox and TSI engine are a match made in heaven and it really shines in normal everyday driving conditions while the 4Motion all-wheel drive system ensures exceptional sure footedness.


The T-Roc is one of the most attractive SUV vehicles on our road particularly in the manner in which it combines sporty hatchback qualities with SUV functionality. The T-Roc is easy to live with, comfortable and enjoyable to drive while at the same time giving growing families the extra space needed in a sophisticated and stylish package.

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