Volkswagen Vento in India, Volkswagen Vento Diesel, Review, Price, Specifications, Details

18 Jun 2014 | Author: | Comments Off on Volkswagen Vento in India, Volkswagen Vento Diesel, Review, Price, Specifications, Details

One of the Best Sedans in India


After the success of it was quite expected that will soon roll out new models in India. One of them is all set to a segment which is most in India after the hatchbacks. The one is an entry level sedan.

car is known as Vento, the name of car is specially coined for Indian It’s hard to introduce as all-new car as it shares its platform Polo. Vento is the extended of Polo with minor in it. In India; we have seen successful examples of saloons are extended version of their

Like Swift DZire and from Maruti and Tata

These both saloons are to their hatches except additional boot. The companies to stick with their successful design of hatch than taking risk by all new platforms for sedan. With car, Volkswagen aims the which is currently being by Honda City. It will have straight competition cars like Maruti SX4 and Swift DZire, Fiat Ford Fiesta and Hyundai

One thing is for sure, it is not going to be for this car to succeed in this Does this car have all the to stand against these cars or will it be just a car increases the volume of cars in segment. All this, we will try to out in our detailed analysis of this

Volkswagen Vento Exterior

Vento shares its styling with Polo. It’s much similar to its hatch in terms of designing. The car looks up market and feels much and well-proportioned than its competitors. The of this car makes a strong itself. One can easily notice the sophistication in its design.

No panel gaps, perfect language with aero design. It’s not any regular level sedan; its appearance is we often miss in this It’s very hard to the fact that a car like which is not curvy at all manages to attention instantly.

Vento has a front and side look. some changes have made in order to differentiate car from its hatch sibling. changes include revised air dam in bumper with chrome round shaped fog lights.

than these it has the same grill with VW logo and strips. We wish if it had more in its front as Vento can easily be as Polo due to their high However, its rear is all different and the fits in really well at the of this car.

It looks far than what we have in Swift Dzire from Suzuki. Vento looks much like a three box VW is very much clear in its to leave no room for doubt it’s a sedan not just fitted with boot. of this car is very sleek and well on to the boot. Tail of this car are pretty much in shape and looks very with chrome strip on its

The rear of this car looks balanced with straight on bumper along with a big VW and sporty rear antenna. In department this car is a good for the first position. Volkswagen has launched re-freshed Vento in India.

It features all-new head lamps, new design for wheels, automatic climate system, bluetooth connectivity, camera, navigation system and four speakers.

Volkswagen Interior

The interior of Vento is a carryover from polo. It has tone beige and black interior. The overall interior with beige color makes this car look premium than its competitors Maruti’s SX4.The plastic and material used in it makes it a car of segment.

Volkswagen Vento is nicely with superior quality of and pretty much usage of inside it. The car has chrome accent on wheel, gear knob, liver with chrome front AC vents, light and inside door handles to that of Polo. The instrument is very beautifully designed white back lights.

It has display which tells the till empty, service with digital display of and fuel efficiency. The three steering wheel along gear knob and hand are wrapped in genuine leather adds to the sophistication of this

Comfort and Convenience

The car has very quality of seats making its of high quality. Unlike th e Volkswagen Vento has enough for rear passengers in terms of leg Front and rear shoulder in this car is plenty which it a comfortable seating for five

Vento has a lot of features which add to the of this car. Driver is height adjustable, power all power windows with one up and down, power steering tilt and telescopic adjustment. rear view mirrors are adjustable and remote control for locking with fold-able

The air conditioner comes with climate control with AC vents. There is front arm rest with cup holder for seat. Other features rear defogger, electronic release with push opening for fuel lid. To rear seating comfortable has many vital features.

include rear centre arm and adjustment of front seat back seat for more which is first in its class.

Volkswagen Vento has dual color in dashboard. It’s simple and elegant . There is a console fitted in dashboard looks premium and its appearance is soothing, it’s not as tacky and as what we see in SX4.Center console with 2 cup holders. The car has ample of storage space. It has regular box in dash board with compartments in both front and doors including cup holders. seats also come back pockets.

There is space inside its boot for of luggage.

Centre console with dash integrated system . It has radio, CD and MP3 player high-end four speakers with Bluetooh, AUX and USB. The console also features 12V

Engine and Gearbox

Volkswagen two engine options in Vento, one of petrol and diesel . Both of engines are 1.6L. The petrol of Vento is four cylinder, 1.6L engine. It’s to produce a peak power of 105 bhp at rpm with maximum torque of 153 Nm at 3800 rpm. This is mated with a five manual gear box and a six speed transmission.

Volkswagen has also this car with a diesel which is big advantage over like Honda city. 1.6L common rail engine generates a power of 105 bhp at rpm with massive torque of 250 nm coming at 1500 rpm. engine features five manual gearbox.

Acceleration and

This is the department which the most in this segment. The motor of this car surely less power in comparison to its City and that’s quite when you drive this It does generate more of torque than City but due to its weight that goes More over this car has issues with its great

The shifting of gears is smooth but the gear shifting to get optimum of torque may irritate you. you pass the 2000 rpm mark, car starts to perform. It goes well till 4000 rpm which you might notice the of engine inside the cabin restricts you to speed it more.

when pushed hard the turns noisy. Things change much with gearbox but yes the gear ratios much more adequate but it restricts you from cruising.

It is not slow either it does a mark under 11 seconds is faster than its competitors Maruti Suzuki SX4 and Fiat but it’s a bit slower than City’s i-vtec engine. The motor is a big advantage to this Looking at the current demand for cars in India, this car is to bring drastic changes in segment. The diesel motor, to its massive torque of 250 Nm suffers turbo lag.

Torque is at an early 1500 rpm making it easy to drive. The gear are appropriate as this car moves around 40km/hour even in gear and you may not feel the need to the gear. It’s a very engine in comparison to its 1.2L used in polo. This rarely leaves any complaint as it ups to 100km/hour in no time.

In fact the motor is faster than the version, even after 145 the car feels extremely relaxed and This engine urges you to it hard and reach these marks.

Volkswagen Vento

Volkswagen Vento with its version of petrol engine to return a fuel efficiency of 16km/ltr on highways while in it manages to give around km/ltr. Its automatic version a less 1-2 km/ltr mileage. The part about this car Indian perspective in mind is the efficiency of diesel engine.

This powerful engine a fuel efficiency of 16-18km/ltr on while in city conditions it won’t disappoint you as it gives an fuel efficiency of 14-16km/ltr makes it a very fuel engine.

Braking and Safety

Volkswagen Vento has been to give all the safety features. The car has brakes at its front with brakes at the back. The top model of also comes with safety features like ABS and front airbags.

There are other features also 3-point front seat height adjustment with system and back- up alarm. all features make sure Vento compromises nowhere it comes to safety and makes it one of the cars in its segment.

The extended (2552mm) along with radius of 5.4m makes it a car to handle in city. It’s fits firmly and allows you to it fast and hard on corners. It the confidence while you are at high as its suspension enables it to stick on Even on worst roads pot holes this car offers a ride however with seating of five, few bumps can be at the back.

Overall this car has handling matched well good quality of suspension.

Vento is available in 9 Variants 5 Petrol and 4 Diesel – Comfortline, Comfortline Style Edition, Highline, Highline AT, Trendline, Diesel Comfortline, Comfortline Style Limited and Diesel Highline. Volkswagen introduced Diesel Comfortline of Volkswagen Vento on 12th 2012.

It comes with of new features in addition to the Trendline like Body coloured door handles and mirrors, with CD, MP3 player music Rear center arm rest, Fog front and rear, Height driver seat and Electrically outside rear mirrors. Vento is available in six shades to from. VW gives 2years/unlimited warranty on Vento.

Volkswagen Vento is facing competition after the launch of New Fiesta, Skoda Rapid, New Verna, Honda City dropped) and Nissan Sunny. The has updated the Vento with new like USB port for music in glove box, steering audio controls, leather steering wheel and rear sensors.

Volkswagen Vento is in following shades . Trendline – Candy white and red. Highline variant Shadow blue, Reflex Deep black, Terra and Pepper Grey.

Volkswagen has smartly priced this car . Its petrol version comes in two variants, either base or top has a huge price gap of around one INR. There is another its base model (Trendline) many features and at this there are many other available in the market which more features and are more and powerful in comparison to it. Personally, we think petrol version of is capable to beat City in any

It’s the diesel version sets the stage on fire.

At price what you get is highly powerful and fuel efficient car displays German engineering at its This car is completely value for and it looks smart enough to heads. This model of doesn’t suffocate for power other diesel sedans and the top notch build quality it an undoubtedly first choice.

car is the biggest threat to Honda and time will tell if it can its territory successfully from roaring German.

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