Volkswagen Taigun will get two turbo-petrol agent options.
Sporty DSG automated will be accessible with the added almighty 1.5-litre TSI agent only.
It will additionally backpack in bifold screens, both over 10 inches in size.
It will be congenital in India, and allotment its underpinnings with the Skoda Vision IN.
Taigun will primarily battling the Hyundai Creta and Kia Seltos.
Having aboriginal apparent it off appropriate afore the 2020 Auto Expo, Volkswagen has now listed their accessible bunched SUV, the Taigun, on their website. The Hyundai Creta and Kia Seltos battling is accepted to go on auction aboriginal abutting year.
The Taigun’s administration is based on China-spec T-Cross and the SUV is actuality congenital on VW’s MQB A0-IN platform, which additionally underpins its Skoda counterpart, the Vision IN concept-based SUV. The German cast has enjoyed success in baby amounts in India, with models like Polo, Vento, Rapid, Octavia and alike the Superb proving to be popular, but not absolutely in agreement of volumes. Their India 2.0 adventure is attractive to change that, and what a bigger way to alpha than by locking horns with two of the best affairs cars in India: the Hyundai Creta and Kia Seltos.
The Taigun will use the VW Group’s 1.0-litre three butt turbo-petrol agent that we accept already apparent in the Polo, Vento and Rapid. It is accepted to about-face out the aforementioned 110PS/175 that it does in these cars, forth with the 6-speed chiral and 6-speed torque converter. The 1.5-litre TSI agent (150PS) that we accept apparent in the Karoq and T-Roc is additionally accepted to be amid the options list. It will be commutual alone with a 7-speed DSG gearbox.
On the appearance front, VW is accepted to backpack in a 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment arrangement that will be complemented by a 10.25-inch agenda apparatus cluster. The lighting will be all LED and we apprehend the latest ambit of tech such as affiliated car technology to be onboard. On the assurance advanced too, we apprehend the accomplished clothing of absorption ascendancy and adherence ascendancy appearance forth with six airbags.
The VW Taigun will be priced aggressively as it is fabricated on a belvedere that has been localised for India, and will be bogus in India. Thus, we apprehend it to be priced about the Rs 10 lakh mark. Now, if VW manages to attenuate the college variants of the Creta and Seltos, then, the Taigun aloof ability be able to accomplish a cavity in the bazaar allotment of the Korean cousins.