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Volkswagen India launches Red & White special edition of Polo & Vento

Written by Nizam Shaikh

Volkswagen India has announced the commencement of its annual festive campaign ‘Volksfest 2020’ and under the initiative launched the Red & White special edition on the Polo and Vento at an offer price of INR 9.19 lakh and INR 11.49 lakh respectively. The Red & White special edition is based on the Polo Highline Plus AT and Vento Highline AT and the special edition cars will be available without any additional cost to the customers. The brand has also announced that bookings for the Red & White Polo and Vento is now open and customers can book them through the brand’s dealerships as well as the online retail platform. The special Red & White edition is available in Flash Red, Sunset Red and Candy White depending on the model.

The new Red and White edition feature glossy black or a white roof with colour co-ordinated ORVM housings, side body stripes and the colour features represent duality, where Red represents sporty characteristics and White represents sophistication. Along with this the Highline Plus AT trim on the Polo and Vento feature squared-off design with bumper integrated fog lights, a wide air dam, rounded wheel arches, accented shoulder lines, definite bonnet ridges, 15-inch alloy wheels etc. The Polo and Vento Highline Plus models also feature a driver-oriented dashboard, analogue instrument cluster with a digital multi-information, flat-bottomed steering wheel with controls, a centrally mounted touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration etc. 

In the engine department, both the Polo and Vento are powered by a BS6 compliant 1.0-litre TSI (Turbocharged Stratified Injection) three-cylinder in-line petrol engine from the EA 211 engine family that produces 110 PS of power and 175 Nm of torque matched to a 6-speed torque converter type Automatic transmission. Both the Polo and Vento reverberate with Volkswagen’s maximum power with minimum consumption philosophy and the Polo offers an ARAI certified fuel economy of 16.47 kmpl whereas the Vento returns a fuel economy of 16.35 kmpl. 

Apart from the new edition Polo and Vento the Volksfest campaign also includes offers for both existing and prospect customers such as exchange & loyalty benefits, finance options, offers on service products, assured gifts on every test drive and new purchases.