It currently carries the internal name of SC (Sport Coupe) and it will become the third variant in the Jetta range and will ride on the same MQB (Modularen Querbau) platform that underpins the new Audi A3.

Mercedes is not the only one looking into adding a smaller four-door coupe variant to their range. A report that has surfaced from British magazine Autocar has revealed Volkswagen is also considering a smaller model that will be positioned below the CC. In fact, the report states that it has already been given the green light from the powers above.

The Volkswagen source that revealed the information was not identified in the report, however he/she did comment on the subject. "Our research suggests there is increasingly a market for a sportier and more stylish version of the Jetta in the mould of the CC only smaller and more affordable. From the feedback we've received so far buyers want an individual bodystyle and the practicality of four doors."

It currently carries the internal name of SC (Sport Coupe) and it will become the third variant in the Jetta range and will ride on the same MQB (Modularen Querbau) platform that underpins the new Audi A3.

If all goes according to plan, we should see the new Volkswagen SC on the market in 2014 as a 2015 model.

 

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