Volkswagen Taigun

Volkswagen Taigun

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Expected Price

Rs. 12,00,000
* Delhi. May vary.
Expected Early 2015

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VEHICLE SUMMARY

Name:Taigun
Kerb Weight:985.00 kgs
Variant:Concept SUV
Car Body Type:SUV
Segment:C+ Segment
Warranty:NA

PERFORMANCE AND MILEAGE

Top Speed:187 kmph
0 to 100:9.20 secs

ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS

Engine:1.0-litre turbocharged
Engine Type:Petrol
Gears:6 Manual
Maximum Power:108 Bhp
Maximum Torque:174 Nm

DIMENSIONS & CAPACITIES

Length:3859 mm
Width:1728 mm
Height:1570 mm
Wheelbase:2470.00 mm
Seating Capacity:4
Boot Space:280.00 litres

Brakes & Suspension

Brakes:Front Disk, Rear Disk
Suspension:NA

OTHER SPECIFICATIONS

Body Color Bumpers:
Tachometer:
Alloys:
ORVM Indicator:
Xenon Headlamps:
Trip Meter:2
Headlamp Washer:

ACTIVE AND PASSIVE SAFETY

Airbag:2
Parking Sensors:
Fog Lamp:
Traction Control:
EBD:
ABS:
ESP:
Rear Seat Belt:2

COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE

AC:AC
with Dual Zone Climate Control
Power Windows:
Central Locking:Remote
Remote Boot:
Remote Fuel Filler:
Rear Wiper:
Rear Defogger:
Rear Armrest:With Cup Holder
Steering Adjustment
(Rake/Reach):
/
Driver Seat Adjustment:Manual
Music System:Yes
Leather Seats:
Door Mirror:Both Side Electric
Tinted Glass:
Rear AC Vent:
Folding Rear Seats:
Sun Roof:
Buttons/Controls
on Steering:
Auto Wiper:
Auto Headlamp:

Volkswagen Taigun Review

Watch Out Duster and EcoSport

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

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Exterior

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Interior

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Overview

Volkswagen, a German car manufacturer is a great name in world automobile market. Slowly, it is strengthening its grip in the major Asian and African markets. The 2012 Sao Paulo Motor Show had seen the Volkswagen's newest small family SUV which got everyone's attention as well as praise for its design as well as fabulous features. According to the speculations, it will be launched in Europe and Brazil by the end of 2014 or by the mid of 2015 and in India will get it latest by 2016. It will compete with Renault Duster and Ford EcoSport.

Exterior

The information about Volkswagen Taigun is not yet completely revealed but as confirmed from the Sao Paulo Motor Show's pictures, its exterior will have VW's familiar front radiator grille and headlamps, 17-inch alloy wheels with prominent arches, stylish front and rear scuff plates and sporty roof rails, stylish dual chrome exhaust with split tailgate, power ORVMs, short overhangs, sleek lines all across the body, rack mounted tail lamp cluster and good stop lamp. It has a length of 3859mm, width of 1728mm and height of 1570mm as its dimension and has a large wheelbase of 2470mm for a stable ride. It has a kerb weight of 985kgs.

Interior

The interior of this beautiful Taigun SUV has large space with boot capacity of 280 litres which can be extended up to 987 litres by folding the rear seats. It also provides ample space for front and rear headroom of 1036mm and 980mm respectively. It has lots of storage spaces, adjustable seats with the exterior color to match, spacious aluminium dash with digital temperature buttons built into the air vents, dials for turbo boost pressure and a color monitor, chunky control and many more functions which will take some time to reveal themselves.

Engine and Gearbox

Volkswagen Taigun will have a 1.0L, 3-cylinder, TSI turbocharged petrol engine with a maximum power of 108 bhp and a maximum torque of 174 Nm and will have a six speed manual gearbox transmission. It will provide a top speed of almost 190 kmph and reaches 0-100 kmph mark in just 9.2 seconds. There will also be another variant with diesel engine which will be introduced later.

Safety Features and Expected Price

Volkswagen Taigun will have disk brakes at both front and rear wheels. For the safety, not much is revealed, but it will get dual front Airbags, fog lamps, parking sensors, ABS with EBD and ESP, seat belts for every passenger, remote central locking, engine immobilizer and child locks. Volkswagen Taigun's variants are not yet disclosed. Its shades are also not revealed but it is sure to be available in a large range of shades which includes Blue in which it is showcased at 2012 Sao Paulo Show. It will be priced at INR 10-12 lakhs (approx.).