Saturday, October 1, 2022
HomeAutoVolkswagen recalls more than 2 lakh SUVs, found a big flaw in...

Volkswagen recalls more than 2 lakh SUVs, found a big flaw in the airbag

The report states that the front passenger airbag of the Volkswagen Atlas opens a few seconds late at the time of crash impact, increasing the risk of injury to the front passenger during the crash. According to the feedback received from Atlas customers, the airbags are opening even when the car brakes suddenly or when the doors are closed strongly, causing problems for the customers while driving.

Volkswagen recalls more than 2 lakh SUVs, found a big flaw in the airbag

Some customers say that the warning signal of a bad airbag in the car does not even light up, due to which they do not know about the fault. The recalled Atlas SUV models were manufactured between October 2019 and February 2022.

Volkswagen recalls more than 2 lakh SUVs, found a big flaw in the airbag

Let us tell you that just a few days ago, American car maker Ford also recalled 15,000 F-15 pick-up trucks. The windshield wipers of all these cars were found to be defective. GMC also recalled 10 units of its Hummer electric SUV due to a problem with the tailgate.

Volkswagen recalls more than 2 lakh SUVs, found a big flaw in the airbag

Recently Volkswagen has introduced its new sedan Volkswagen Virtus in the Indian market. The company has started its booking and will launch it within a few days. The Volkswagen Virtus has been brought in to replace the Vento. Let us tell you that the company had stopped the sale of Vento in India only last year.

Volkswagen recalls more than 2 lakh SUVs, found a big flaw in the airbag

The Volkswagen Virtus gets a dual-slat grille at the front, along with two projector headlights with LED DRLs. A large air dam and halogen headlight can be seen in the front. On the side, dual tone alloy wheels, a shark fin antenna, door handles with chrome inserts, black ORVMs have been given.

Volkswagen recalls more than 2 lakh SUVs, found a big flaw in the airbag

Talking about its rear part, LED tail light has been given in it and it looks very attractive from the back. It will be introduced in the GT Line trim and will be given a ‘GT’ badge on the front fenders. It gets 10-inch digital instrument cluster, large touchscreen VW infotainment system, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support, connected car technology, automatic climate control, keyless entry, wireless charging, rear air conditioning, ambient lighting, connected car technology, electric sunroof, cruise Control, ventilated front seat etc. will be given.

Volkswagen recalls more than 2 lakh SUVs, found a big flaw in the airbag

Talking about the engine, it has been brought with the 1.0-litre TSI turbo petrol engine. This engine provides 110 bhp power and 170 newton meter torque. Apart from this, a 1.5 liter engine will be given which provides 150 hp power and 250 Newton meter torque. Gear options include 6-speed manual gearbox, 6-speed automatic torque converter and 7-speed DSG automatic.

 

- Advertisement -
MOBILE

Auto

Two Wheeler

BUSINESS AND FINANCE

Digit News