Nivus — Fire Nights from Volkswagen


The Compact crossover of the German brand will go to conquer the world in the spring of 2020.

Volkswagen published the first video teaser of the new compact crossover, which will be at the very beginning of the cross-line line of the German brand. The new product will be released under the name Nivus. It was previously assumed that the compact crossover would be focused exclusively to the Brazilian market, but on new information Nivus will be offered in other markets.

The model will form a modular MQB-A0 platform used in a new generation hatchback. The size of the wheelbase of the crossover will be 2560 mm, and the overall length will not exceed four meters.

According to preliminary information, the Volkswagennivus motor line will be 1.0-liter gasoline turbo engine capacity of 115 hp and 1.6-liter «atmospheric» with a capacity of 120 hp Both motor will work with a five-speed manual gearbox or with a six-speed «automatic».

Also Volkswagen is developing a new electrical crossover ID.4. The preliminary presentation of the electric car took place just over a month ago at a special event in China. In this country, the serial production of the crossover will begin at the end of 2020, in Europe ID.4 will appear in 2021.