Volkswagen Vento facelift will be launched on 24th September 2014, about a week before Skoda launches upgraded Rapid. Common denominators are slightly refreshed styling and first time DSG automatic transmission in diesel variant.
Maruti Celerio AMT demand increases despite long waiting period and it looks like Alto 800, Alto K10 and Swift facelift are getting automatic variants, not all of them would be AMT.
September is going to be exhilarating with an average of two car launches per week, starting premium sedan segment to drool-worthy super car space. Here is a brief info on all cars that are confirmed / expected to launch this month, in the order of price.
Volkswagen India now brings a limited edition Vento Konekt (Comfortline and Highline variants) that exemplifies digital entertainment and connectivity.
Whole country should be excited to know that petrol price will be reduced by Rs. 1.89 – Rs. 2.38 on midnight of August 14 – 15. In addition to what seems to be an Independence day offer, car buyers have another reason to be delighted, as discounts on new purchases are as high as Rs. 1.20 lakhs.
Students enrolled in the 3 year Dual Apprenticeship course at Volkswagen Academy India have built a firefighting car for the Volkswagen Pune Plant Safety Department as their final year project. Apprentices involved had a hands-on experience with various activities that go into building a car. The Pilot Hall team at Volkswagen Pune Plant responsible for experimental projects, mentored the apprentices.
The past 30 months has seen Volkswagen India increase export volumes,with the 50,000th export, a left-hand drive Vento to be shipped to Mexico being celebrated at the Pune plant this week. Volkswagen India began exports from its Pune Plant in 2011 to South Africa, its single export market, and now exports to 32 countries across 3 continents.
J.D. Power Asia Pacific has announced the Volkswagen Vento as the highest ranked Midsize Car through the APEAL Study. With an index score of 859 points on a scale of 1000 points, the Volkswagen Vento has proved to have maximum customer satisfaction in its segment.