The Tarok’s unique selling proposition is what amounts to an extra-large pass-through. The rear seats fold flat, along with the rear wall of the passenger compartment. “There are no plans to produce the vehicle for the U.S. market,” VW says.
As well as offering conventional combustion engines, the GLB also is being developed as a battery-electric model due to join Mercedes-Benz’s new EQ electric-vehicle sub-brand badged as the EQB in 2021.
Set to make its public debut at the New York auto show in mid-April, the ’19-model-year GLC Coupe receives midlife tweaks like those of its GLC SUV sibling, which was displayed at the recent Geneva auto show.
Last week's press preview days at the 89th annual Geneva International Motor Show gives way to the public expo, which runs through March 17. Some 700,000 people will come to see more than 150 newly unveiled vehicles from around the world.