Volkswagen has retailed over 5000 models of its newest Vertus. Touted as the most important mid-size sedan in its section together with the Skoda Slavia, the Vertus relies on the identical MQB A0 IN platform that additionally underpins the Skoda Kushak and VW Taigun SUVs.
“Volkswagen Vertus is a powerful product providing within the premium midsize section in India with a “large purchase” design and options. The acceptance and appreciation given to the Vertus by our clients is large and we’re trying ahead to many extra with our best-in-class services and products. And look ahead to delighting the purchasers,” stated Mr. Ashish Gupta, Model Director, Volkswagen Passenger Automobiles India.
The Volkswagen Vertus is out there in two trim ranges – the Dynamic Line and the Efficiency Line. The Dynamic trim degree is additional divided into Comfortline, Highline and Topline. Whereas solely the GT Plus variant is out there within the efficiency line. The ex-showroom value of the Comfortline variant begins at Rs 11,21,900. Whereas the top-spec GT+ variant prices Rs 17,91,900 and comes with the larger engine mated to a 7-speed DSG transmission as customary.
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Coming to the powertrain, all variants of the Dynamic Line are outfitted with a 1.0-litre TSI engine that produces 113 hp and 178 Nm of peak torque, and could be mated to a 6-speed handbook transmission or a 6-speed computerized torque converter. . transmission. The efficiency line is provided with the bigger 1.5-litre TSI EVO engine that produces 147 hp and 250 Nm of peak torque, and solely comes mated to a 7-speed DSG transmission. The bigger TSI EVO engine additionally options Energetic Cylinder Know-how (ACT) which deactivates the 2 cylinders whereas cruising on the freeway to optimize gas consumption.
On this quick span, the VW Virtus has additionally achieved two data. It made its first nationwide report from Kerala within the India E-book of Information. Later, it achieved its first world recognition within the Asia E-book of Information from Gujarat by changing into the one sedan to ship most variety of clients in a single day.