Features and Specifications – New VW Vento


Anjan Ravi,

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The new VW Vento was launched a couple of days ago, and here’s a look at the features and specifications of the sedan.


VW Vento facelift side press image

  1. Length: 4,384 mm
  2. Width: 1,699 mm
  3. Height: 1,466 mm
  4. Wheelbase: 2,552 mm
  5. Boot capacity: 460 liters

Engine and Gearbox:

VW Vento facelift DSG Transmission press image

  • Engine Option 1: 1,598 cc four-cylinder petrol inline 16v DOHC engine producing 105 PS (103.5 bhp) @ 5,250 rpm and 153 Nm of torque at 3,800 rpm; 5-speed MT rated at 15.04 km/l
  • Engine Option 2: 1,498 cc four-cylinder turbocharged direct injection 16v DOHC diesel engine producing 105 PS (103.5 bhp) @ 4,400 rpm and 250 Nm of torque between 1,500 – 2,500 rpm; 5-speed MT variant fuel efficiency rated at 20.34 km/l and 7-speed DSG at 21.21 km/l
  • Engine Option 3: 1,197 cc four-cylinder turbocharged TSI petrol engine producing 105 PS (103.5 bhp) @ 5,000 rpm and 175 Nm of torque between 1,500 – 4,100 rpm; 7-speed DSG gives 16.93 km/l

Suspension, Brakes and Tires:

VW Vento facelift in motion press image

  • Front: McPherson suspension with stabilizer arm
  • Rear: Semi independent trailing arm
  • Brakes: Disc brakes at the front and drum brakes at the rear
  • Tires: 185/60 R15


Safety features:

  • Dual airbags
  • ABS and EBD
  • Rear parking sensors
  • ESP with 7-speed DSG transmission

Exterior features:

  • Alloy wheels
  • Dual-barrel headlights
  • New Toffee Brown color

Interior features:

VW Vento facelift dashboard press image

  • 2-DIN music system with Bluetooth, CD, USB and AUX-in
  • Automatic climate control
  • Electrically adjustable wing mirrors
  • Steering mounted audio controls

[Note: These features are seen on the top-end DSG automatic variant.]

VW Vento facelift – Brochure

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