Auto Desk, New Delhi: German automobile company Volkswagen (Volkswagen) Vertus finally launched its new mid-size sedan in India on Thursday. (Virtus) has been presented. new volkswagen sedan MQB AO-IN It is based on a platform similar to the koda Slavia. Volkswagen Vertus in the Indian Market (Volkswagen Virtus) will try to establish its foothold in the segment in which Honda City (Honda City)hyundai verna (Hyundai Verna) and Maruti Suzuki Ciaz (Maruti Suzuki Ciaz) is captured.
power and dimensions
The new Volkswagen Vertus sedan is powered by a powerful 1.0-litre TSI engine mated to 6-speed manual transmission or 6-speed automatic transmission options. The engine produces 115hp power and 178Nm torque. The second engine offered on the sedan is the 1.5-litre TSI four-cylinder turbo petrol engine. The engine generates 150hp peak power while 250 Nm torque. The 1.5-litre engine is mated to a 7-speed DSG transmission.
In terms of exterior, the Volkswagen sedan is very similar to the Skoda Slavia (due to the same platform). However, the Vertus gets a two-slat grille, auto LED headlamps, wraparound bumpers. Talking about dimensions VW Virtus The length is 4561 mm, the width is 1752 mm and the height is 1507 mm. The wheelbase of the sedan is 2651mm while the boot space is 521 liters.
Safety and Features
The sedan is loaded with over 40 safety features to meet the requirements of the users. Safety features include 6 airbags, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), multi-collision brakes, LED headlamps with LED DRLs, split LED tail lamps, 3 headrests at the rear, reversing camera, etc.
On the other hand, in terms of features, keyless entry, auto AC, cruise control, front ventilated leather seats, large interiors, large boot space, multi-function steering wheel etc. are included.
Connectivity features on the Vertus sedan include Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, large touchscreen infotainment (25.65 cm), wireless mobile charging, Volkswagen Connectivity 2.0, etc. ,
The Volkswagen Vertus will be available in six color options which include Wild Cherry Red, Volkswagen Vertus, Reflex Silver, Curcuma Yellow, Carbon Steel Gray and Candy White.
Volkswagen Vertus price starts from Rs 11.21 Lakh and goes up to Rs 17.91 Lakh. The Volkswagen Vertus is available in four variants – Comfortline, Highline, Topline and GT. While all variants get the 1.0 TSI MT/1.0 TSI AT engine, the GT variant gets the 1.5 TSI DSG engine.
The Volkswagen Vertus gets a warranty of 4 years/100,000 km which can be extended up to 7 years and 1,50,000 km for Rs 11,525. The service package for the 1.0-litre variant is priced at Rs 20,388 while the 1.5-litre will cost Rs 22,881.
first published:June 9, 2022, 6:30 p.m.