Volkswagen Ameo, very first showcased the in India in February and after that at the Auto Expo 2016, will reportedly be launched in India in July this year. Volkswagen has likewise begun accepting pre-orders for the upcoming sub-compact sedan from 12 May throughout the nation. With the Ameo, the German automaker will target not only advanced cities, however also consumers in the Tier II & III markets. In fact, the automaker thinks the vehicle will increase its production by around 15% this year as compared to last year.
According to the automaker, Volkswagen Ameo has actually been particularly created for the Indian market and will offer best-in-class security features, build quality and a fantastic driving experience. Made at the production center in Chakan, Maharashtra, of the comapny it includes the highest portion of localization in comparison to other Volkswagen vehicles retailed in the country. Though one of the last few automakers to enter this extremely competitive sector, Volkswagen Ameo will take on established names such as the Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire, Ford Figo Aspire, Honda Amaze, and Hyundai Xcent, and more.
The Ameo is underpinned by the exact same platform as the Volkswagen Polo and Vento, and will obtain power from two engine alternatives: the 1.2-litre three-cylinder gas and 1.5-litre four-cylinder diesel engine. For transmission, Volkswagen will provide a 5-speed manual and a 7-speed DSG. The brand-new Volkswagen Ameo will likewise provide a broad array of features consisting of cruise control, rain picking up wipers, static catching lights, and MirrorLink infotainment system to name a few. One should note, double front air bags and ABS will be basic arrangements throughout the entire variety.