Volkswagen has introduced new special edition Polo and Vento TSI edition with a price tag of Rs 7.89 and Rs 10.99 lakhs (ex showroom prices). Bookings for both the cars have commenced online and deliveries should happen in due course of time.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Steffen Knapp, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars India said, “At Volkswagen, we aim to democratize our globally renowned TSI technology and showcase the marvel of German engineering in petrol engines that bring reliability and a bespoke driving experience to customers. Through regular product and aesthetic enhancements, we are continuously working towards building interesting and appealing value proposition to cater to the evolving tastes of our customers.”
New to the Polo and Vento TSI editions are styling updates along with a powerful new petrol motor. Both cars get a honeycomb grille, sporty body side graphics and TSI badge on the passenger doors. Also part of the package is gloss black finish for the wing mirrors, roof and spoiler.
Based on the top spec Highline MT variants, both cars come loaded with tech and features from the standard car kit like a LED headlights, touchscreen infotainment system, cruise control, dual front airbags and a whole load more.
Powering both the Polo and Vento is a 1.0 litre TSI petrol engine that produces 110ps and175Nm of torque. Transmission options include a 6-speed manual only while automatic has been given a miss. Economy figures in their BS6 forms include 18.24kmpl for the Polo and 17.69kmpl for the Vento.