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Volkswagen has launched the BS6 Vento at a price of Rs 8.86 lakh, ex-showroom. The 2020 Vento gets a powerful 1.0-litre TSI engine. The 1.0-litre TSI unit generates 108hp of power and 175Nm of torque. It is offered with a 6-speed manual or automatic transmission. The company has ditched the 7-speed DSG and replaced it with a 6-speed torque converter. The  2020 Vento now comes in four variants. The Trendline, Comfortline, Highline and Highline Plus are with the manual, while Highline and Highline Plus are offered with automatic transmission.
Volkswagen Vento

Volkswagen Vento Car Key Features

Pros
  • Impressive handling characteristics
  • Powerful yet fuel efficient engine options
Cons
  • Aftersales service could have been better
  • Volkswagen Vento Exterior

    Volkswagen Vento

    The Volkswagen Vento measures 4,390 mm in length, 1,699 mm in width, 1,497 mm in height and has a wheelbase of 2,553 mm. All variants are offered with body coloured door handles, ORVMS (Outside Rear View Mirrors) and front as well as rear bumpers. The higher versions also have chrome lining on the bumpers. The top end trim is also offered with alloy wheels, LED headlamps, LED tail lamps and static cornering lamps along with fog lamps.

  • Volkswagen Vento Interior

    Volkswagen Vento

    The Volkswagen Vento is offered with a dual tone interior colour theme of black and beige. Higher variants also have leather seat upholstery and an infotainment system. This system supports Bluetooth connectivity along with USB, AUX, SD and radio playback. The higher trims are also offered with an automatic climate control, steering mounted phone as well as audio controls and a cooled glovebox. Standard features on the Volkswagen Vento include foldable grab handles with coat hooks, 12V charging points, cup holders for front passengers and boot illumination.

  • Volkswagen Vento Engine

    Volkswagen Vento

    The 2020 Vento is powered by a 1.0-litre TSI engine that produces 108hp of power and 175Nm of torque. The manufacturer has discontinued the 1.6-litre MPI, 1.2-litre TSI engine and 1.5-litre diesel engine.

  • Volkswagen Vento Transmission

    Volkswagen Vento

    Volkswagen Vento with 1.0-litre petrol engine gets 6-speed manual transmission in Trendline, Comfortline, Highline, and Highline plus variants. The 6-speed torque converter is available with Highline and Highline Plus variants.

  • Volkswagen Vento Braking and Safety

    All Volkswagen Vento variants currently sold in India are offered with dual front airbags, ABS (Anti lock Braking System), EBD (Electronic Brakeforce Distribution), engine immobiliser with floating code and three point ELR seatbelts as standard. The DSG automatic variants are also offered with Electronic Stabilisation Programme or traction control and Hill Hold Assist.

  • Volkswagen Vento Mileage

    Rated fuel efficiency of the Volkswagen Vento 1.6 petrol variants is 16.09 kmpl while that of the 1.2 petrol automatic versions is 18.19 kmpl. The diesel engine mated to the manual transmission offers 22.27 kmpl while the automatic variants deliver 22.15 kmpl. These mileage figures are comparable to its segment.