Volkswagen Polo GT TDI launch price Rs 9.25 lakh approx: Brochure inside
Volkswagen launched the all new Polo GT TDI in India today. Available across their 125 dealers in 104 cities, the new Polo diesel with 1.6l engine offers best in class mileage of 19.7 kmpl. Speaking to a dealer in Ahmedabad, he confirmed that the price of Volkswagen Polo GT TDI will be more than that of Polo GT TSI. He adds that the exact is yet to be revealed, but it will be in the range of Rs 9-9.25 lakh, on road, Ahmedabad.
As far as performance is concerned, the new Polo diesel’s 1.6l mill offers you 105 PS power and 250 Nm torque, this means that power delivery is same as that of petrol version, but the diesel offers an extra torque of 75 Nm, plus it gives a better mileage and has a manual gearbox. All in all, this is one good product from Volkswagen India, but then again, the price is a little too much.
Features on offer include dual airbags, ABS, fog light in the front and rear, hill hold function, three exciting colors (Flash Red, Candy White, and Deep Black), ESP (first in segment), climate control, RCD 320, two din music system with USB, Aux, SD Card Slot and 4 Speakers, Leather wrapped steering wheel, gearshift knob and handbrake lever handle, Halogen headlights with black finish “GT” chrome front grille, 6Jx15 “Estrada” alloy wheels, High quality scratch-resistant plastic interiors, and Superior ‘Milan’ Titanschwarz fabric upholstery. Scroll through the official brochure below.
UPDATE: Price is now revealed officially. Polo GT TDI starts from Rs 8.08 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi. See the press release below for more info.
Volkswagen launches the powerful and efficient New Polo GT TDI for the Indian market
- Start of Sales from September 13, 2013 at all Volkswagen showrooms
Commenting on the launch of the New Polo GT TDI, Mr. Arvind Saxena, Managing Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Volkswagen Group Sales India Pvt. Ltd said “We are committed to bringing in the latest and the most efficient vehicle technologies to the Indian market. The New Polo GT TDI has been created to cater to the requirements of discerning customers, who want the best possible mix of strong power delivery, outstanding driving dynamics and class-leading fuel efficiency.”
In addition to class-leading power and performance, the New Polo GT TDI offers an ARAI-certified 19.78 kmpl of fuel efficiency. With this latest addition to the Polo range, which now includes the Polo GT TSI, Cross Polo and Polo GT TDI, Volkswagen now offers Indian customers with unique motoring solutions for their specific requirements in the hatchback segment.
Sales of the Polo GT TDI will commence from September 13, 2013.
The Vehicle Outline:
The New Polo GT TDI is equipped with 1.6Litre, 4 cylinder TDI engine with a maximum power output of 77 kW/105 PS @ 4400rpm and a maximum torque of 250 Nm @1500-2500 rpm with a 5 Speed manual gear box.
· “Estrada” 185/60 R15 alloy wheels
· Halogen headlamps with black finish
· “GT” Chrome front grille
· Galvanised body
· Body coloured exteriors
· Leather wrapped steering wheel
· Leather wrapped gearshift knob and handbrake lever handle
· Chrome interior trims
· Aluminum pedal cluster
· Sunglass holder inside glove box
· Front centre console including 12V outlet
· Luggage compartment cover/parcel tray
Comfort and Convenience
· ‘Climatronic’ automatic air conditioning with dust and pollen filter
· Two Din RCD 320 music system with USB, Aux-in, SD Card, Bluetooth and 4 speakers
· Multi-function steering wheel
· Speed-sensitive electronic power steering
· Steering wheel, tilt and telescopic adjustable
· Remote control central locking
· Instrument cluster with Multi-function display
· Height adjustable driver’s seat
· Rear parking sensors
· Lane change indicator – triple flash
· Central locking with boot opener in company logo
Safety and Security
· ABS (Anti-lock brake system)
· Dual frontal airbags, driver and co-passenger side
· Electronic engine immobilizer with floating code
· Pinch guard safety for all 4 power windows
· Front disc brakes
· Fog light, front & rear
The New Polo GT TDI will be offered in 3 different colours:
· Candy White
· Flash Red
· Deep Black Pearl