Volkswagen has big plans next month for a small crossover coming to the U.S.
On Tuesday, the automaker released a teaser image for an upcoming small SUV that will be sold in the States. VW said it will unveil the crossover Oct. 13, but didn’t say what it will be called nor how much it will cost.
For now, the smallest crossover on sale from VW is the Tiguan. Although it nominally competes against the Ford Escape, Toyota RAV4, and Honda CR-V, it’s bigger than those and other competitors. VW announced earlier this year that it will heavily revise the Tiguan for the U.S. next year, although those versions will roll out in Europe earlier.
In Europe, VW already sells a crossover smaller than the Tiguan called the T-Roc, although it’s unlikely that the U.S.-bound crossover will share any similar parts. Instead, it’s more likely that the incoming crossover will be closer to the…