Volkswagen India showrooms will accept bookings for the sub 4-metre compact sedan Ameo from May 12, 2016 onward. VW Ameo will get power from a 1.2L 3-cyclinder MPI and 1.5L 4-cyclinder TDI engine.
The new sub 4-metre compact sedan is available with segment first features like static cornering lights, cruise control and rain sensing wipers. The german automaker is undertaking a 17-city roadshow for its made in India and made for India carline, Volkswagen Ameo.
The multi-city roadshow will get underway on May 12, 2016, and continue through July 2, 2016. The roadshow will be held in the following cities: Pune, Nagpur, Ahmedabad, Surat, Jaipur, Delhi, Ludhiana, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Kolkata, Bhubaneshwar, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore, Coimbatore, Cochin, and Mumbai.
The roadshow gives customers across 17 cities an opportunity to experience the new compact Ameo before making bookings before launch. Ameo bookings will be undertaken at all VW dealerships. Prospective customers can access vehicle details from an exclusive mobile application and the Volkswagen corporate website.
Michael Mayer, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars says Volkswagen Ameo is a truly special carline designed specifically for our Indian consumers. Ameo will help Volkswagen reach out to customers in Tier II and III markets. The mobile app digitizes customer interface and facilitates bookings. Ameo addresses customer needs in regards to superior safety, build quality and drivability in the compact sedan segment.
VW Ameo world premiere happened earlier this year in India. The 1.2L 3-cylinder MPI and 1.5L 4-cylinder TDI engine offerings are fitted with dual front airbags and ABS as standard fitment across variants.