First batch of Volkswagen T-Cross units now on Philippine shores

Updated May 03, 2021 | Same topic: Automotive Industry Updates

The discount is only available until May 26, 2021.

Volkswagen Philippines is all set to shake up the subcompact crossover segment as the initial batch of T-Cross units has already arrived. The Volkswagen T-Cross will officially hit local dealerships on May 26, 2021.

A couple of Volkswagen T-Cross units parked at the port

Brand new T-Cross units after being unloaded

The Volkswagen T-Cross is available in two variants. The entry-level 180 MPI AT S variant is offered with an introductory price of Php 1,068,000, a significant discount over its regular Php 1,098,000 price tag.

The other T-Cross variant, 180 MPI AT SE, also has an introductory price of Php 1,168,000, which is discounted from the regular Php 1,198,000 sticker price.

Overall, Volkswagen Philippines is offering a Php 30,000 discount on both variants of the T-Cross subcompact crossover. Do note that these introductory prices are only available until May 26, 2021. So, if you want to take advantage of these prices, you may want to make your reservation now.

The Volkswagen T-Cross is a subcompact crossover that can seat up to five people. Under its hood is a 1.5-liter MPI gasoline engine capable of making up to 113 horsepower and 145 Nm of torque. Power is sent to the front wheels through a six-speed automatic transmission.

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A picture of several T-Cross units after being unloaded on the port

The T-Cross comes in two variants, the entry-level S and the top-spec SE

Safety-wise, the all-new subcompact crossover from Volkswagen Philippines is equipped with six airbags, autonomous emergency braking, a tire pressure monitor, rear parking sensors, stability control, and cruise control.

For on-board entertainment, the T-Cross SE top variant is equipped with a 9.2-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The lower S variant does get a smaller eight-inch screen, but it also comes with the same smartphone connectivity software that’s integrated into the larger unit found on the T-Cross SE variant.

Other features that will be available on the Philippine-spec T-Cross includes the following: ambient lighting, a panoramic sunroof, leather and fabric seats (SE), and rear air-conditioning vents (SE).

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A picture of a purple colored T-Cross's rear end

The new Volkswagen crossover has some cool color options

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Know more about Volkswagen T-Cross 2022

Volkswagen T-Cross

The 2022 Volkswagen T-Cross is a, five-seater, subcompact crossover. Locally, it has two different variants. There’s the T-Cross S 180 MPI AT priced at Php 1,098,000, and the T-Cross SE 180 MPI AT, which can be had for Php 1,250,000. 

Size-wise, the T-Cross is 4,218mm long, 1,760mm wide, and 1,599mm in height. It also has a wheelbase length of 2,651mm, and a ground clearance of 185mm. 

Under the hood of the Volkswagen T-Cross is a 1.5-liter inline-4 gasoline engine that can make 111 horsepower and 145 Nm of torque. The said engine is then paired with a six-speed automatic gearbox, which sends power to its front wheels. 

Locally, the Volkswagen T-Cross competes against the likes of the Toyota Raize, Kia Seltos, MG ZS, Geely Coolray, Honda HR-V, among others. 

₱ 1,098,000 - ₱ 1,340,000

Cesar G.B. Miguel

Cesar G.B. Miguel


Cesar Guiderone B. Miguel was born and raised in Iligan City, Lanao Del Norte. He graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in English degree from Mindanao State University - Iligan Institute of Technology. He previously worked as a freelance writer for various websites, as a member of the Iligan City Disaster Risk Reduction Management's training staff, and as a medical sales representative.


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