VW Explains Why Its SUVs Always Start With The Letter T

“The T-tactic has the natural way grown after the Touareg and the Tiguan. Two powerful

“The T-tactic has the natural way grown after the Touareg and the Tiguan. Two powerful names ended up made that ended up nicely been given by buyers. In order to develop a recognition benefit below, a ‘T’ was often asked for as the very first letter for the up coming names,” the naming office in Germany explained to CarBuzz. “Of training course, after the Touareg, it was not but distinct that so a lot of SUVs would observe.”

The Touareg traces its name again to a North African tribe, when the Tiguan is actually a mixture of the German words for tiger and iguana (leguan). Inevitably, VW experienced to get clever with the naming plan.

“So that the names do not audio far too very similar and can be differentiated, the names ‘T-Roc’ and ‘T-Cross’ ended up made. Right here there is the “T” as a connecting suggests, but these names have been loosened up and differentiated all over again by the hyphen.”

For US viewers, the T-Roc and T-Cross are modest SUVs bought in worldwide marketplaces, with the previous spawning a sweet two-doorway convertible variant akin to the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet.