Volkswagen India has finished its road show with the Ameo compact sedan. The Ameo has been launched pan India and Volkswagen was previously accepting pre-bookings. Now the German-based automobile manufacturer has announced that deliveries of the Ameo has commenced.
Currently, the Volkswagen Ameo is powered only by a 1.2-litre three-cylinder MPI petrol engine. The engine produces 73.76bhp, along with 110Nm of torque and is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. A diesel-powered engine for Ameo will be introduced by Volkswagen later on.
The Ameo is equipped with several segment first features. Volkswagen India will be offering cruise control, rain sensing wipers, anti-pinch power windows, static cornering lights, and front centre armrest. Electrically adjustable ORVMs, and rear view camera with parking sensors are also on offer.
In terms of safety, driver and passenger side airbags will be standard across all variants of VW Ameo. The compact sedan will also be equipped with ABS as standard equipment. An auto dimming IRVM will also be provided in the Volkswagen Ameo.
The base variant of the Volkswagen Ameo is priced attractively at Rs. 5.14 lakh ex-showroom (Delhi). Top-most variant of the Volkswagen Ameo will cost Rs. 6.92 lakh ex-showroom (Delhi). Ameo competes with the likes of Maruti Dzire, Ford Figo Aspire, Hyundai Xcent, and Tata Zest.