VW Launches Ameo Compact Sedan At Rs 5.14 Lakh

Volkswagen (VW) Passenger Cars India has launched its first-ever compact sedan, Ameo in petrol version at Rs 5.14 lakh, ex-showroom Mumbai. VW made the global premiere of the Ameo at the Auto Expo 2016, and announced that it will be available in both petrol and diesel engine options. However, it has currently launches only the petrol version in three trim levels – Trendline, Comfortline and Highline. The Ameo will be available across all VW dealerships from July, 2016, with customers having the option of pre-booking the car through the exclusive Ameo mobile app.
The VW Ameo petrol is powered by a 1.2 l, three-cylinder MPI petrol engine delivering about 74 hp of max power at 5,400 rpm, and peak torque of 110 Nm at 3,750 rpm. The engine is mated to a five-speed manual transmission, and is claimed to return an ARAI-certified fuel economy of 17.83 km/l. VW offers the Ameo with ‘Climatronic’ automatic AC with dust and pollen filter, rear AC vent, electrically-adjustable and foldable outside rear-view mirrors and auto-dimming inside rear-view mirror.
VW said the Ameo is equipped with a range of first-in-segment features. These include cruise control, rain-sensing wipers, front and rear anti-pinch windows, front arm rest and static cornering light. The compact sedan comes equipped with dual front airbags and ABS as standard across all variants. Other safety features available in the car are rear-view camera with parking sensors, lane change indicator, front and rear fog lights and electronic anti-theft immobilizer.
Michael Mayer, Director, VW India. said it is a special day for the company in India, as it introduces its first ever made-for-India carline, the Ameo. He added that the Ameo underlines VW’s philosophy of offering the best of technology and safety standards packaged at an attractive price. Through the Ameo, VW is confident of cementing the company’s presence in the compact sedan segment and further expand the VW India family, noted Mayer.
Full Price List Of Volkswagen Ameo Petrol variant:

Ameo Petrol 1.2 l MPI


Price (Rs, Ex-Showroom Mumbai)




5,87, 914


6,91, 680

Author: Auto Tech Review