2017 VW Scirocco Redesign and Specs

There will be several changes for the 2017 VW Scirocco including styling look, weight reduction, and considerably efficiency boost. These changes make this model remains produced by Volkswagen regardless of poor equipment, and poor sales of sports sedan and roadster of the previous model. The 2014 model was the last major update for the third generation and this year should receive substantial changes.

2017 VW Scirocco Exterior

2017 VW Scirocco

2017 VW Scirocco

There will be significant updates for the new Scirocco. It’s four seat configuration continues, but it will have more head and legroom, and versatile cargo area due to the replacement of the platform. The new model will have a design that emphasizes as a sport car. At the front, the new 2017 VW Scirocco will have updated grille and sharper headlight. The front and rear bumper are revised to be sportier.

2017 VW Scirocco Drivetrain And Performance

2017 VW Scirocco image

2017 VW Scirocco image

The engine of 2017 VW Scirocco is the same with that of the previous model, but it is tuned to be able to produce more power. Its 2.0 L TSI engine now generate 230 horses and 370 Nm of torque from the previous’ 210 horses and 280 Nm. The 1.4 L TSI engine now can boost 125 hp while the 1.8 L TSI engine that previously puts 160 hp now produce 180 hp. It is rumored that there will be a new engine that can generate 300 hp on the new model.

2017 VW Scirocco Release Date and Price

There is still unclear information about the release date and price of the new Scirocco. But you can expect the price tag is not far increased compared to the outgoing model. The availability for sales remains unknown, but it is rumored the car should be introduced at the late of 2016 and will arrive at the dealership for purchase at the beginning of 2017. 2017 VW Scirocco will offer stiff competition against rivals from BMW and Mercedes.