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2015 Volkswagen Vento facelift launched at Rs. 7.85 lakh

Click here to read our review of the 2015 Volkswagen Vento facelift.

Volkswagen has launched the Vento facelift in India at prices starting from Rs. 7.85 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

At the front, the Vento gets a larger 3-slat chrome grill, a tweaked bonnet, a new front bumper with a redesigned air-dam with horizontal slats and a chrome strip and redesigned fog lamps. At the rear, there is a reworked set of tail lamps, revised bumper with a chrome strip and thin reflectors at both ends and a chrome-tipped exhaust pipe. Other changes to the exterior include door mirrors with integrated turn indicators and chrome inserts on the door handles. The Highline variant gets a set of new 15" Zirkonia alloy wheels and a shorter, roof-mounted radio antenna.

On the inside, the the Highline gets a new Walnut Desert Beige interior theme, while the Trendline and Comfortline variants get a Cloud Titanschwarz. The Comfortline and Highline variants get cruise control and a cooled glovebox as a part of standard equipment. The Highline also gets electronically folding ORVMs.

The facelifted Vento is available with a choice of three engines:

  • 1,598cc, 4-cylinder petrol, 103 BHP @ 5,250 rpm, 153 Nm @ 3,800 rpm, 5-speed manual transmission
  • 1,197cc, 4-cylinder, trubocharged petrol, 103 BHP @ 5,000 rpm, 175 Nm @ 1,500-4,100 rpm, 7-speed DSG automatic transmission
  • 1,498cc, 4-cylinder, turbocharged diesel, 103 BHP @ 4,400 rpm, 250 Nm @ 1,500-2,500 rpm, 5-speed manual / 7-speed DGS automatic transmission

The Vento is available in 6 colours - Titanium Beige, Carbon Steel, Toffee Brown, Night Blue, Reflex Silver and Candy White.

Prices (ex-showroom, Delhi):

Petrol

  • 1.6 MT: Rs. 7.85 lakh - Rs. 9.42 lakh
  • 1.2 TSI DSG: Rs. 9.87 lakh - Rs. 10.62 lakh

Diesel

  • 1.5 TDI MT: Rs. 9.10 lakh - Rs. 10.67 lakh
  • 1.5 TDI DSG: Rs. 11.12 lakh - Rs. 11.87 lakh

 

 
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