Volkswagen Cars

One of the world’s largest automotive brands, headquartered in Germany, set foot in India long ago and has now gained a big share in the Indian car market. Yes, the people’s Digital Dealer Automotive car maker, Volkswagen is known for its great cars with some of the most advanced features. In this article, let’s have a look at the cars Volkswagen sells in India.
The Volkswagen Jetta launched two years ago is available in both petrol and diesel forms. We have the 1.6L Petrol Trendline, 1.9L Diesel Trendline, 1.9L Diesel Comfortline, 2.0L Diesel comfortline and 2.0L Diesel Trendline. The 2.0L Diesel Comfortline’s engine comes strapped with a 6-speed manual transmission while all other variants flaunt the smooth 5-speed manual transmission. There’s also the option of a six-speed DSG automatic transmission. Gentle yet muscular, the car has been designed in a way that makes the Jetta look bigger than what it actually is. Based on the Golf sedan’s platform, the Jetta is a true example of German technological excellence.
Curves are back! The extremely beautiful Volkswagen New Beetle just conveys this message. Lovingly called ‘the bug’, the Beetle is a truly classic car, but drives like a modern wonder on wheels. The 2.0L I-4 petrol engine of the Beetle can stir up 115 bhp. The plush and roomy interiors add a streak of sophistication.
The newly launched Volkswagen Polo is one of the leaders in the hatchback segment when it comes to space, appearance, comfort or fuel economy. In India, the car comes in 7 variants: 1.2L 75 bhp Petrol Trendline, 1.2L 75 bhp Petrol Comfortline, 1.2L 75 bhp Petrol Highline, 1.2 L 75 bhp TDI Diesel Trendline, 1.2L 75 bhp TDI Diesel Comfortline and 1.2L 75 bhp TDI Diesel Highline and 1.6 Petrol. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission that allows quick and precise gear shifts. The car comes with a host of other features too like height-adjustable driver seat, ABS and Remote Keyless Entry.
The Passat is a lively sedan with technologically advanced features. The car offers exceptional performance, matchless lavishness and comfort. The Passat can be availed in the market in 3 forms: the DSG, DSGS and 1.8 TSI. The DSG and DSGS variants come strapped with a 2.0-litre 16-valve DOHC motor, while the 1.8 TSI comes with a 1.8L I4 engine which is coupled with a 6-speed manual transmission. As for the transmission of the other two variants, the DSG is equipped with a 6-speed Tiptronic automatic gear box as standard while the DSGS flaunts a 6-speed Sportronic automatic transmission. The Passat owes its great stability to the finely tuned Spring strut front suspension and the 4-link rear suspension.
The new VW Phaeton is an unusually gorgeous masterpiece that offers everything that a driver would want in the car. Yes, that’s custom luxury for India. While the hand-carved car is sure to take lavishness to the next level, it is but quite natural for the car to Car Wale come strapped with the latest automotive technologies and features. The car draws its power from a 3.6L V6 petrol engine which can expel 370 Nm at 3500 rpm. The powerful motor is mated to a 6 Speed tiptronic transmission which ensures ultimate driving comfort.
The Touareg is another luxury car, a mid-sized SUV, from the Germans. This car exhibits power, all-terrain capability, well-designed exteriors and plush interiors. It carries a powerful 3-litre turbo-diesel V6 motor that churns out 225 bhp. The 6-speed auto transmission with Dynamic Shift Program acclimatizes to the driver’s individual driving fashion and sets gear shift points accordingly.

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