Volkswagen India has launched its all-new Ameo compact sedan in the country. It is the first product from the German manufacturer to be developed completely in India. Now VW India has showcased their TVC for the Ameo which will be aired across the nation.
Under the hood of Ameo is a 1.2-litre MPI, three-cylinder, petrol engine. The engine produces 74bhp, along with 110Nm of peak torque and is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. Volkswagen claims that the Ameo delivers a fuel efficiency figure of 17.83 km/l certified by ARAI.
The Ameo compact sedan will be offered with a 1.5-litre TDI, four-cylinder, diesel engine. Unfortunately, this option will be made available sometime during the festive season in the country. Volkswagen's Ameo click several boxes as offering segment first features in India.
Ameo compact sedan is priced at a base price of Rs. 5.24 lakh ex-showroom (Delhi). The fully loaded model from Volkswagen will cost Rs. 7.06 lakh ex-showroom (Delhi). In India, the Ameo will compete with the likes of Maruti Swift Dzire, Ford Aspire, Honda Amaze, Hyundai Xcent, and Tata Zest.