Volkswagen has increased the prices of all the cars in its range. The Virtus gets an increase of between ₹10,000 to ₹50,000, taking the sedan’s price from ₹11.32 lakh to ₹18.42 lakh. Taigun, on the other hand, gets a hike of between ₹11,000 to ₹26,000. Incidentally, the Anniversary Edition gets a price cut of ₹30,000 resulting in a price tag of ₹16.9 lakh. The Taigan range is now priced between ₹11.56 lakh and ₹18.71 lakh. Finally, the price of Tiguan increases by ₹71000. The Tiguan is offered in a single trim and is priced at ₹33.5 lakh. All the above prices are ex-showroom.
Volkswagen India: Recent Launches
Volkswagen recently launched the anniversary edition of the Taegan to celebrate one year of the mid-size SUV. It is offered in top-line trim and is only offered with the 1-litre TSI turbo-petrol engine. The First Anniversary Edition adds a new Rising Blue color to the Taigan. However, it is also available in the current Curcuma Yellow and Wild Cherry Red shades. It adorns the “first” anniversary Beijing on the exterior and interior.
In addition, the Taigun First Anniversary Edition features 11 specially designed elements including hi-lux fog lamps, body color door garnish, black C-pillar graphics, black roof foil, door edge protectors, black ORVM caps, window visors. And aluminum pedals included. . Other than that, it remains the same as the standard Taigun. The Taigun has typical unusual design features like other Volkswagens.
The front has a straight face with a chrome grille with horizontal slats. The headlights are LED projector units with LED DRLs. The front bumper gets an extensive chrome treatment and a silver skid plate. The dashboard has a dual-tone theme of black and white. It also gets ambient lighting to bring things to life. The seats come in leather upholstery depending on the variant and also come with ventilation function. It has a 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system with 6 speakers and wireless smartphone connectivity. Volkswagen recently updated the Taigun with a tire pressure monitoring system standard across all variants and added engine idle/start-stop for the 1-litre TSI engine. The turbocharged 1.0-litre 3-cylinder TSI engine produces 115ps and 178nm of torque. It is mated to a 6-speed manual and 6-speed torque converter automatic transmission.