Volkswagen Aims Its Gun Where It Shoots Best, For 2017 Three VW Premium Cars On Their Way in all three segments that are hot right now
Volkswagen today announced its India line-up for the year 2017. Strong products backed by an enhanced network of sales and service outlets that has happened over the weeks. Volkswagen India is all set to introduce its popular global products such as the Tiguan and the Passat. Reaching out to a larger audience, Volkswagen will now have a product line-up of vehicles across segments in India.
Volkswagen brings to the Indian market this year, the Tiguan and the luxurious new Passat. Both will cater with premium car buyers an option of an SUV and a saloon to choose from. Both the vehicles will offer superior safety features, power, performance and class–leading driving dynamics and comfort, synonymous with all VW cars.
Let’s get into the details of all three cars.
The 2017 Tiguan
Safety is integral at Volkswagen and as part of its brand DNA, retaining the same elements, the Tiguan is set to make a mark in the Indian market. Based on the impressive MQB (modular transverse matrix) platform, the SUV is already selling great in the European continent. Mechanicals will have a 2.0L TDI engine mated to a 7-speed DSG gearbox the Tiguan delivers impressive driving performance along with SUV stance and other VW characteristics brimmed up in the SUV.
The 2017 Passat
The New Passat is positioned as a benchmark-setting sedan in its segment. Loaded with new technologies, the New Passat a very impressive design that we spied for you. The Passat will offer advanced entertainment & safety features this time claimed by VW. Based on the MQB (modular transverse matrix) platform as well Passat will be powered with a 2.0L TDI engine mated to a 6-speed DSG gearbox. The engine is likely to make 190 PS of power and 350 Nm of torque. The New Passat in India Volkswagen will offer 9 airbags providing additional safety for the passengers.
The VW Polo GTI
Enough has been talked about the new Polo GTI as The badge that carries with it has 40 years of legacy and racing history that the brand has. This Limited Edition 3 door GTI comes equipped with a 1.8L 4-cylinder TSI engine mated to a 7-speed automatic DSG transmission producing 192 PS of raw power. VW Polo GTI will offer a sporty and agile chassis along with an engine that is supposed to be the highlight of the package.
We hope Volkswagen gets the pricing right for these cars as it is imperative that apart from the product the only thing that mass market looks for a pricing that justifies of what the brand has to offer. With new found sales and reach and position which is improving in the premium segment thanks to a similar treatment to customers in the budget segment, Volkswagen can clearly find the sweet spot with just one point being spot on and that is pricing.