June 23, 2015 Volkswagen launched the new Vento for a starting price of Rs.
7.85 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The new Vento is available in 3 different engine
formats -- 1.6-litre MPI, 1.2-litre TSI with 7-Speed DSG and 1.5-litre TDI
engines available in both 5-Speed manual & 7-Speed DSG automatic
transmission. Volkswagen has claimed to have increased fuel efficiency of the
petrol version by 7 pc and the diesel version by 2 pc, as per ARAI.
Vento Trim Options
Petrol 1.6 MPI
Rs 7.85 lakh
Rs 8.67 lakh
Rs 9.42 lakh
Petrol 1.2 TSI DSG
Rs 9.87 lakh
Rs 10.62 lakh
Rs 9.10 lakh
Rs 9.92 lakh
Rs 10.67 lakh
Rs 11.12 lakh
Rs 11.87 lakh
prioritises the safety of its customers and is now offering the new Vento with
dual front air-bags as standard. The Comfortline and Highline variants of the
sedan are also fitted with ABS and ESP & Hill-hold functions in the DSG
variants. The 1.5 litre TDI turbo-diesel motor produces 103.6bhp of power and
250Nm of torque. Fuel efficiency figures for the diesel motor stand at 21.5km
to the litre. The 1.2 litre petrol TSI motor produces 103.6bhp of power and
175Nm of torque with a fuel efficiency of 18.19kmpl while the 1.6 litre petrol
MPI motor also generates 103.6bhp of power and a reduced torque of 152Nm with a
fuel efficiency of 16.09kmpl.
new Vento will also feature electrically foldable and adjustable ORVMs with
integrated LED turn indicators and more powerful front fog lamps with
integrated cornering lights. The new Vento features a new front grille, alloy
wheels and chrome lining on the boot lid, exhaust tip and door handles.
Volkswagen is also offering the new Vento with a cruise control function,
cooled glove box and new interior colours -- Walnut desert beige (Highline
variant) and Cloud Titanschwarz (Trendline and Comfortline variants).
Volkswagen Financial Services have facilitated purchase of the new Vento at an
interest rate of 9.99pc per annum as a limited period offer. The car will be
available in -- Titanium Beige, Carbon Steel, Candy White, Toffee Brown, Night
Blue and Reflex Silver.
Mayer, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Volkswagen Group Sales India Pvt.
Ltd. said “We at Volkswagen Passenger Cars are committed towards providing
Indian customers with stylish and technologically advanced products that strive
to provide the highest levels of build quality and driving experience. The
Vento has always been among our best received products in the market, and with
the changes made to the New Vento, we are confident that the product will
continue to appeal to our customers and will play a key role in further
expanding the Volkswagen family in India.”
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