VW Up! will be launched on August 22

Volkswagen Europeans prefer to present its new model town three weeks before the Show in Frankfurt. Serial version of Up! will be presented in Paris, an event exclusively for Volkswagen.

Volkswagen will launch the smallest model in its range later this summer. The model is born from the concept Up! but will not be released at the Frankfurt Motor Show, as expected all European journalists, but in a special event to be held in Paris on August 22.

VW Up! will be released, so three weeks before the most important auto show of autumn, the German manufacturer prefers to draw attention to his model other than do other producers who launches news in Thessaloniki. The event will take place at the Grand Palais, on the banks of the Seine, Volkswagen announced its claims thus directly in Paris, the capital of a country in which moedlele Class A are highly appreciated.

The new segment of the mini from Volkswagen will be built at its plant in Bratislava, Slovakia, where they will be assembled, also future “brothers” of concern that will carry logos Seat and Skoda. First issue VW model city will be the three-door, five-door version will see the daylight later in 2012. Later in 2013, Volkswagen will release the mini-van and a version of the model, then all the scheduled launch electric version. According to preliminary information from the market, the series version of VW Up! (which could be called Lupo) will immediately launch two three-cylinder engines: 1.0 and 1.2 TDI 60 hp 74 hp.