tech2 news staffSeptember 23, 2021 13:02:45 IST
The Volkswagen Taigan was finally launched in India and the latest VW prices ranged from Rs 10.50 to Rs 17.50 (in front of the showroom). Taigun’s lineup is divided into two main lines: dynamic (1.0 TSI) and performance (1.5 TSI). The dynamic range is 5 of Comfort Line Manual (Rs 10.50 Raku), High Line Manual (Rs 12.80 Raku), High Line Automatic (Rs 14.10 Raku), Top Line Manual (Rs 14.57 Raku), Top Line Automatic (Rs 15.91 Raku). It consists of two variations. The performance line consists of only two variations: the GT Manual (Rs 15 Racks) and the GT Plus Automatic (Rs 17.50 Racks, All Prices Introduced, Former Showroom).
Volkswagen India states that it has already increased Taigun’s bookings to 12,221. This is the company’s “major milestone” and a key product that helps achieve its goal of gaining a 3% market share in the Indian passenger car business.
The Taigun was unveiled for the first time in the world in 2020 and was exhibited in the final road-ready format in March of this year, the world’s first look at Volkswagen’s brand new medium-sized SUV for the Indian market, the second model of the Volkswagen Group. rice field. After Skoda Kushaq, it will roll out based on the company’s ambitious India 2.0 plan.
The production Volkswagen Taigan is almost the same concept as announced in 2020. Removed door handles, small alloy wheels, and C-pillar decals. Other notable design elements include taillights covered with black trim (emphasizing the width of the Taigun), fake front and rear skid plates, heavy body cladding, prominent roof rails, and thick “Manila” alloy wheels. It is included.
Taigun is based on Volkswagen AG’s MQB A0 IN platform customized for India. The platform is designed for up to 95% of local content, with Taigun and new Skoda and Volkswagen sedans debuting. In the next few months. Volkswagen Routygun’s wheelbase is 2,651mm, 41mm longer than Hyundai Creta, the champion of India’s medium-sized SUV space.
At the heart of Taigun’s clean dashboard is a 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system with only a handful of buttons on the center console. Below that is a touch panel for air conditioning, and one of the major differences between Taigun compared to Kushaku is the presence of a digital instrument display that Skoda does not have.
Top-spec Volkswagen Taigan variations include ventilated front seats, automatic weather control, height-adjustable driver’s seats, and safety devices up to six airbags, electronic stability control (ESC), and hills. Includes hold control, cruise control and tires. Pressure monitor.
The Volkswagen Routigan has two turbo petrol engine options. It is a 110-horsepower 1.0-liter 3-cylinder unit and a 150-horsepower 1.5-liter 3-cylinder engine. Both engines come standard with a 6-speed manual, but the 1.0-liter version also has a 6-speed torque converter automatic, and the 1.5-liter model has a 7-speed dual clutch automatic (DSG) option. ) GT Plus format. Those looking for a diesel SUV will be disappointed as Taigun will not be offered a diesel engine option.
Volkswagen Taigan’s ARAI certified fuel economy is 18.10kpl for the 1.0 TSI manual, 16.44kpl for the 1.0 TSI automatic, 18.47kpl for the 1.5 TSI manual and 17.88kpl for the 1.5 TSID SG version.
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