The Volkswagen Vento is a sedan car manufactured by the automobile giant Volkswagen India since 2010. New Volkswagen Vento is an extended version of the hatchback Volkswagen Polo, which is equipped with several advanced features. The vehicle is manufactured at Volkswagen’s new factory at Chakan in Pune.
Volkswagen Vento comes in both petrol and diesel versions. Both the engines are same as used in new VW polo i.e. 1.6 L petrol and diesel engines. The diesel engine produces a max torque of 250 Nm and the petrol engine generates 153 Nm of top torque while both diesel and petrol engines deliver peak power of 105 PS. The car is introduced in India with manual and automatic transmission.
The engine of Volkswagen Vento is claimed to provide a mileage of 11.2 kmpl in the city and 15.83 kmpl on the highway. The price of new sedan ranges between Rs 6.95 lakh to Rs 9.25 lakh across the country.
Volkswagen Vento is available in variety of colours including Candy White, Flash Red, Reflex Silver Metallic, Deep Black Pearl, Shadow Blue Metallic and Terra Beige Metallic. The car will give direct competition to Honda City, Fiat Linea, Hyundai Verna and Ford Fiesta.