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Old 2nd August 2017, 22:08   #31
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More clear pictures of the Virtus emerge. To debut in early 2018 in the S American markets.
Expect the Virtus to be more premium as it now matches in dimensions to the Jetta.

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Prices expected to start at R$ 60000 and reach R $85000 on top of the range version.(Brazil)
The rear of the Virtus has glimpses of the Audi A4 sedan. The top-of-the-line model, Highline, also brings chrome accents around the glass and at the bottom of the bumper.
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The interior, however, is basically the same of Polo, with a panel with horizontal lines, and the digital instrument cluster of second generation that operates in an integrated manner to the 8-inch multimedia system. This pane is the top-of-the-line version.

The 2018 VW Polo sedan (Vento replacement). EDIT: Called Virtus-vwvirtus-5.jpg
The 2018 VW Polo sedan (Vento replacement). EDIT: Called Virtus-vwvirtus-6.jpg
The 2018 VW Polo sedan (Vento replacement). EDIT: Called Virtus-vwvirtus-8.jpg
The 2018 VW Polo sedan (Vento replacement). EDIT: Called Virtus-vwvirtus-9.jpg

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VW has no plans to bring the new Polo or Vento to India. It hasn't even started to test the cars in India. The new generation cars will be more expensive to produce and hence they would make little sense given how they have not been able to sell too many at the current price points. In fact the complete silence on the part of VW India makes me believe they will pack up soon and leave Skoda & Audi behind to fight it out in India. Skoda enjoys the position VW desires and Audi is well accepted !
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In fact the complete silence on the part of VW India makes me believe they will pack up soon and leave Skoda & Audi behind to fight it out in India. Skoda enjoys the position VW desires and Audi is well accepted !
Completely agree on the VW Part. To reaffirm the same currently VW export the Vento's and Polo's to S American markets in huge numbers.
If they have no plans on the new Polo and Virtus then their exports will reduce to nil and will not be viable to sustain the operations in India.

New Polo and Virtus ( T Cross and T ROC too) will be manufactured in the S American countries makes it almost certain they have no interest in the Indian market.

Let us await their final word on this.
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Default Re: The 2018 VW Polo sedan (Vento replacement). EDIT: Called Virtus

This car looks hot. In fact the rear profile especially in navy blue resembles bmw 3 series gt to a great extent.
The car looks premium from all aspects. If they market this car aggressively and charge slight premium (with no cost cutting in any manner) I'm sure we Indians will be ready to shell out a bit more in order to enjoy some exclusivity and attention on road.
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See what the so called "birdies" are risking!

4 employees of VW Brazil, due to the leaked images of VW Virtus! A 24-year employee who was fired for cause (no rights), the other 3 were for sharing the same images .

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The dismissal because everyone entering the premises of Volkswagen of Brazil sign a term of commitment that cannot take pictures of cars not yet released, and your violation leads to dismissal
The 2018 VW Polo sedan (Vento replacement). EDIT: Called Virtus-vwvirtus-1.jpg
The 2018 VW Polo sedan (Vento replacement). EDIT: Called Virtus-vwvirtus-4.jpg
The 2018 VW Polo sedan (Vento replacement). EDIT: Called Virtus-vwvirtus-5.jpg
The 2018 VW Polo sedan (Vento replacement). EDIT: Called Virtus-vwvirtusfrente.jpg

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