In an effort to promote the Vento among more and more car enthusiasts in the Indian market, the company has been rolling-out a number of new promotional activities as well as events in the country. Soon after Vento’s launch in India, the company had launched an IPL edition of the Vento that was loved and appreciated by car and cricketing enthusiasts in the country alike. In the IPL (Indian Premium League) season 5 as well, the company is looking forward to launch the second version of Volkswagen Vento IPL edition.
The Volkswagen Vento IPL edition, which will be marking its debut in the month of April’12, will be offered with a range of exciting features at no additional cost. The new features of Vento IPL II include dual tone interiors in combination with leatherette seat covers, specially designed floor mats and an IPL branding on the boot.
The company has been continuously upgrading its Vento range of models as per the needs and requirements from the Indian buyers. It had recently launched a mid range variant of Vento in diesel version – Vento Comfortline – with an ex-showroom price tag of Rs 8.74 lakh. Volkswagen Vento Price is so competitive in market. The additional features offered with the Vento Comfortline diesel over the base variant include Metallic/pearl effect paint, Chrome ﬁnish on front air dam and fog light surround, Rear centre armrest, Superior 'Livon' fabric upholstery and cloth door trim, Front center armrest including cup-holder for rear seat, Fog lights, front and rear, 3-point safety belts for rear outbound occupants, lap belt for rear middle occupants, Electrically adjustable outside rear view mirror, Adjustable steering wheel (tilt and telescopic), All 4 power windows (with one-touch down on driver's side), Central locking system.
In a bid to give variety of options to the interested buyers in the Indian market, the company has rolled-out the Vento model in three petrol and three diesel engine variants including Vento Petrol Trendline, Vento Petrol Highline, Vento Petrol Highline AT, Vento Diesel Trendline, Vento Diesel Comfortline (recently launched) and Vento Diesel Highline.
Beating with a 1.6 L petrol and same capacity diesel engine at its heart, the Polo model is capable of outpouring a peak output of 105 PS in combination with a peak torque of 250 Nm (in both petrol and diesel versions).
Volkswagen Vento delivers a top class performance in terms of fuel economy, and driving & handling on highly congested city roads. While the petrol version of the car takes just 12.3 Seconds (13.5 Seconds for automatic transmission) to reach 100 km per liter, the diesel version takes even lesser 11.2 Seconds to break this speed barrier. The fuel economy of Vento petrol, petrol AT and diesel versions of the car are to 11.5 km per liter, 9.5 km per liter and 15.5 km per liter, respectively.
Volkswagen Vento is a midsize sedan which was launched in the Indian market in July 2010. Available in both petrol and diesel versions in the country, the Vento sedan has been posing a continuous threat to the supremacy of the segment leader Honda City. Moreover, it has managed to leave behind the popular cars like Fiat Linea, Ford Fiesta and Maruti SX4. The company has managed to price the Vento models very competitively in the price segment of Rs 7,08,400 - Rs 10,02,500 (ex-showroom price), by producing its high level of local content at its Chakan based facility in Pune.