Volkswagen Vento Facelift Launched In India- Price, Specification

Volkswagen Vento facelift has been launched in India at prices starting from Rs. 7.70 lakhs (ex-showroom, Mumbai). The German manufacturer had been trailing behind market leaders such as Honda and Maruti in the C-Segment sedan space for some time now, barely managing 1000 sales per month. The new Vento comes with improved looks and features, which along with the increased efficiency is sure to stir up the segment even more.

2015 Volkswagen Vento facelift front

Volkswagen Vento Facelift- Design

Exterior:

The Volkswagen Vento facelift gets subtle changes in styling, which compliments nicely the overall design of the car.The front gets a new bumper, bonnet and 3-slat chrome grilles on which the prominent VW logo sits. A chrome strip runs below the newly designed Foglamps (which replaces round ones on the outgoing model). The rear has been provided with redesigned bumper with chrome strips, chrome exhaust tip, chrome detailings on the bootlid (which now come with soft touch release) and similar shaped 3D effect taillamps.The side profile remain similar to the outgoing model except for the new alloy wheels, Electric ORVM’s with integrated indicators and chrome detailings on the handlebars.

Though the overall design of the new Vento facelift remains same, It is now much more sharp and aggressive than the out going model.

2015 Volkswagen Vento facelift rear

Colours available:

  • Titanium Beige*
  • Carbon Steel*
  • Candy While
  • Tofee Brown
  • Night Blue
  • Reflex Silver

*new

2015 Volkswagen Vento facelift colours

INTERIOR :

The interior of the Vento facelift doesn’t undergo much change from the 2014 model. The top ‘highline’ variant gets Walnut Desert Beige colour theme with artificial leather seat upholstery, while the lower trims get Cloud Titanschwarz colour theme with fabric upholstery. The car is provided with sporty flat bottom steering wheel.

FEATURES :

The Vento facelift comes loaded with features and provides dual front airbags standard for all variants. Other features include driver seat height adjustability, audio system with bluetooth, AUX, USB, climate control, cooled glovebox, speed sensing gearbox and rear parking sensors.

2015 Volkswagen Vento facelift interior

Volkswagen Vento Facelift- Technical Specification

Engine and Transmission :

A 1.6-litre MPI four-cylinder engine that delivers 105 PS at 5250 RPM and 153 Nm of torque at 3800 RPM, does duty on the base petrol trim. The automatic petrol variant comes with a 1.2-litre TSI mil that produces 105 PS at 5000 RPM and 175 Nm of torque between 1500-4100 RPM. Diesel power comes from the recently launched 1.5-litre TDI motor producing 105 PS at 4400 RPM and 250 Nm of torque between 1500-2500 RPM. All the cars are either paired to a 5-speed manual or a 7-speed DSG automatic transmission.

Fuel Efficiency :

Though fuel economy has improved, it is still not in the same league as its competitors. The manual-petrol returns
16.09 kmpl while its automatic sibling manages 18.19 kmpl. Coming to the diesel, the manual and automatic returns 20.4 and 21.5 kmpl respectively.
2015 Volkswagen Vento facelift technical specification

Volkswagen Vento Facelift- Price

Ex-Showroom, Delhi

2015 Vento facelift (Petrol-Manual) 1.6 MPI – INR 7.85 – 9.42 lakhs
2015 Vento facelift (Petrol- Automatic) 1.2 TSI – INR 9.87 – 10.62 lakhs
2015 Vento facelift (Diesel-Manual) 1.5 TDI – INR 9.10 – 10.67 lakhs
2015 Vento facelift (Diesel-Automatic) 1.5 TDI  – INR 11.12 – 11.87 lakhs

Ex-Showroom, Mumbai

2015 Vento facelift (Petrol-Manual) 1.6 MPI – INR 7.70 – 9.24 lakhs
2015 Vento facelift (Petrol- Automatic) 1.2 TSI – INR 9.68 – 10.42 lakhs
2015 Vento facelift (Diesel-Manual) 1.5 TDI – INR 8.93 – 10.47 lakhs
2015 Vento facelift (Diesel-Automatic) 1.5 TDI  – INR 10.91 – 11.64 lakhs

2015 Volkswagen Vento facelift side

 

 

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