New Delhi. The recently launched Volkswagen Virtus sedan in the country has set a national record in the ‘India Book of Records’. The sedan has become the first sedan car to be delivered from a dealership to 150 customers in a single day.
Earlier, no other sedan car in the country has achieved this feat. The company’s dealer partner in Kerala, EVM Motors Vehicles India, has been awarded a national record.
Know Car Price
Vertus was recently launched in India on 9 June. The price of its base variant starts from Rs 11.21 lakh (ex-showroom), which goes up to Rs 17.91 lakh (ex-showroom) for the top model. After its launch, the company organized ‘Mega Delivery Program’ across the country. The company’s dealer partner EVM Motors Vehicles India has been able to deliver more than 200 cars so far in Kerala alone.
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Very luxury car interior
Inside the Vertus is a 10-inch touchscreen unit, which gets other features like wireless smartphone charger, eight-speaker system, ventilated front seats, ambient lighting, sunroof and more. Talking about the safety features, it is highlighted by 6 airbags, ESC, tire pressure monitoring system, ABS with EBD, and more. The sedan is also quite comfortable and has plenty of space for the rear passengers. Its boot space is 521 liters, which is the highest among the cars coming in this segment.
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Volkswagen Virtus Engine & Transmission
Talking about the engine of Vertus, it has been launched with two petrol engine options. It gets the option of a three-cylinder 1.0-litre turbo petrol as well as a four-cylinder 1.5-litre petrol engine. Transmission options range from a six-speed manual to a six-speed torque converter and a butter-smooth seven-speed dual clutch option. The Vertus is the sportiest mid-size sedan available in India. In terms of wheelbase, the Virtus is taller than the Slavia and Ciaz, while it is longer than the City and the Verna.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : June 22, 2022, 14:43 IST