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2021 Volkswagen T-Cross CityLife price and specs

Volkswagen is pushing its compact T-Cross with a new special edition. Just 1000 examples will be offered in Australia, at a $2000 price premium over the entry-level Life.

Scott Collie
Scott Collie
Deputy Editor

Volkswagen has added a special edition to the pint-sized T-Cross SUV range in Australia.

Just 1000 examples of the 2021 Volkswagen T-Cross CityLife will be offered in Australia, based on the entry-level T-Cross Life.

Priced from $30,390 before on-road costs, the CityLife is $2000 more expensive than the car on which it’s based, but still undercuts the range-topping 85TSI Style by $1000.

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Extra equipment over the T-Cross Life includes:

  • Unique 17-inch alloy wheels
  • Tinted rear windows
  • Dual-zone climate control
  • Keyless entry and start
  • Blind-spot monitoring
  • Rear cross-traffic alert
  • Electrically folding mirrors
  • CityLife exterior badging

Two appearance packages are available. The first is the Bamboo Garden theme, which features:

  • Unique Black/Bamboo seat trim
  • 17-inch Manilla alloy wheels with black/bamboo finish
  • Transition black/grey dashboard trim
  • Bamboo-coloured mirror finishers
  • White exterior paint (no cost) or Limestone Grey Metallic/Deep Black Pearl ($600)

The second is the Black theme, which brings:

  • Black/Grey seat upholstery
  • 17-inch Manilla alloy wheels with black/diamond-turned finish
  • Transition black/grey dashboard trim
  • Black mirror finishers
  • White exterior paint (no cost) or Reef Blue Metallic/Energetic Orange Metallic ($600)

All trim levels are available with the Sound and Vision Package ($1900) which brings a Digital Cockpit, satellite navigation, wireless Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, Beats premium audio.

The 2021 Volkswagen T-Cross is available exclusively with a turbocharged 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine.

It produces 85kW of power and 200Nm of torque and is mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.

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Scott Collie
Scott Collie

Scott Collie is an automotive journalist based in Melbourne, Australia. Scott studied journalism at RMIT University and, after a lifelong obsession with everything automotive, started covering the car industry shortly afterwards. He has a passion for travel, and is an avid Melbourne Demons supporter.

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