Volkswagen unveils Vento in India

Volkswagen, Europe’s largest car maker unveiled its new sedan the New Volkswagen Vento in New Delhi today.

he New Volkswagen Vento will be available with a petrol and diesel variant. The petrol variant is equipped with a 1.6 litre engine with an output of 105PS @ 5250 rpm and a Torque of 153NM @ 3800 rpm.

The diesel variant Vento is also equipped with the 1.6 litre engine with an output of 105PS @ 4400 rpm and a Torque of 250 NM @ 1500-2500 rpm.

It will be available in two trim levels including Trendline, Highline. The petrol variant is paired with a 5-speed manual and a 6-speed automatic gear box and the diesel variant is paired with a 5-speed manual gearbox.

The interior is equipped with storage compartment in front doors for 1 litre Bottles, sunglass storage inside glove box, foldable roof handles with coat hooks, front and rear centre armrest,  cupholders and “Livon” fabric upholstery are proof of the sure instinct of high design quality which interprets the classic elements of the Vento in a contemporary way.

In exteriors too, the Vento offers Body colored bumpers, Chrome inlays in front grille, body coloured exterior door handles & mirrors (Highline), rough road package with increased ground clearance and partially zinc coated body with 6 years anti-rust warranty.

With regards to safety, the Vento Highline is equipped with ABS, Front Airbags for driver and co-driver, Anti Theft system with interior surveillance and back up alarm.

On comfort, the Vento Highline offers CD MP3 Player with 4 speakers, Electrically adjustable outside mirrors, Climatronic automatic air conditioning with rear AC vents, Remote control for central locking. Multi function info display including door opening warning, height adjustable driving seats and a steering wheel adjustable for reach and rake which improves the drivability of the passenger.

The Volkswagen Vento will establish a leadership position in its class with category defining attributes of space, style, comfort and safety. It will be manufactured at Volkswagen’s Chakan plant with an annual capacity of 110,000 cars and will be available through Volkswagen’s 47 dealerships across the country.

Technical Specification –Volkswagen Vento

Technical Specifications- Vento Petrol
Engine capacity 1.6 Litres
1Max. Max. Power 105PS@ 5250rpm
Max. Torque 153Nm@3800rpm
Transmission 5-Manual Transmission; 6-Automatic Transmission
Technical Specifications- Vento Diesel
Engine capacity 1.6 Litres
Max. Power 105PS@4400rpm
Max. Torque 250Nm@1500-2500rpm
Transmission 5 Manual Transmission

Vento Features: (Trendline)


14″ steel wheels with full wheel caps •Chrome inlays in front grille to the left and right of the Volkswagen logo•Body coloured bumpers• Black exterior door handles & mirrors• Halogen headlights• Partially zinc coated body with 6 years anti-rust warranty • Rough road package with increased ground clearance


Front doors with storage compartments including holder for 1 litre bottle • Rear doors with storage compartments• Storage compartment for sunglasses inside the glove box• Fully lined trunk and trunk floor • Trunk illumination• Foldable roof handles with coat hooks(3x) • Warning triangle holder • Center console including 2 cupholders • Front centre armrest including cupholder for rear seat• Front center console including 12V outlet• Rear seat backrest, Fixed Gear lever surround, inner door handles & AC vents with chrome•2 tone anti-glare dashboard, Black & Beige• Sun visors with ticket holder on driver’s side • Sun visors with vanity mirror on passenger’s side • Livon” fabric upholstery•

Safety & security

Height adjustable 3 points front seat belt•3-point safety belts for rear outboard occupants, lap belt for rear middle occupant• Front headrests and rear headrests, height-adjustable • High mount stop lamp• Day night rear view mirror• Front disc brakes • Electronic immobilizer•

Comfort & Convenience

Power steering, rake & reach adjustable • AC with rear AC vents• Central locking• Push-push’ type fuel lid opener, centrally lockable• Outer rear view mirrors manually adjustable from inside• All four power windows, with driver side one touch down• Electric trunk opening • Rear defogger• White instrument back-lights• Parking lights • Radio preparation with speaker & antenna pre-wiring • Front intermittent wipers• Dust and pollen filter•14″ steel spare wheel.

Colours Available

Candy White • Flash Red