The company has not given information about whether a new model will be brought in place of Polo or not. Volkswagen is going to make several changes to its Indian lineup in the coming months and a number of models will be added to it. The company is bringing new models for the Indian market under a new plan, which includes updates to existing models along with new models.
Polo is still popular among the Indian customers and has carved a niche for itself and to capitalize on its popularity, the company may replace it with a model based on the MQB A0IN platform. If sources are to be believed, the company can bring the seventh generation Polo to the Indian market, however, keeping in mind the sub 4-meter tax rules, the company can make many major changes in it.
Volkswagen Polo is available with two petrol engine options. The first engine is a 1.0-litre, three-cylinder MPI unit that churns out 76bhp. Only a 6-speed manual gearbox is available with this engine. This engine is available only in the entry-level Trendline and Comfortline trims. The other is a 1.0-litre, 3-cylinder TSI turbo-petrol engine that churns out 110 Bhp of power. This engine is available with 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic gearbox.
The Vento is only available with the same TSI engine and shares the same gearbox options as the Polo. The current generation Polo is built on the company’s MQB AO IN platform. Volkswagen Polo gets many features like touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, multi-function steering wheel, auto rain sensing wiper, cruise control, rear such vents. Volkswagen Polo is available in 5 different colors – Flash Red, Sunset Red, Candy White and Carbon Steel.
Coming to the Volkswagen Vento, it gets touchscreen infotainment system, multi-function steering wheel, voice control, cruise control, ABS-EBD, dual front airbags, reverse parking camera, reverse parking sensors, range sensing wipers, rear ac vents, auto dimming. Many features have been given including IRVM.
Few Variants of Vento Discontinued
Some variants of the Volkswagen Vento have been discontinued, with the company going to replace the Vertus. Only the Highline trim and matte editions of the Volkswagen Vento have been made available on the company’s website, except for the Comfortline, Highline Plus. Vento was brought by the company in 2011 and till now no update has been brought about it.
The company is busy updating its vehicles, due to which the Vertus is being brought in place of the Vento. Some variants of the Vento have been discontinued ahead of its launch. It is available in Matte Edition with Highline and Highline Plus variants. Now the Vento is soon to be discontinued and due to this some variants have been discontinued. No update has been brought since its launch.
The company can bring new models in place of Volkswagen Polo and Vento, due to which they are now being discontinued. These models of the company have been present in the Indian market for a very long time and now they are finally being discontinued.