Pooja International Nepal Pvt. Ltd., the authorized distributor of VW vehicles in Nepal has launched three models at the 2015 Nepal Auto Show (2015 NADA Auto Show) - the Touareg facelift, the new Scirocco and the new Beetle.
2015 VW Touareg (facelift):
Revealed in April 2014, the Touareg facelift for Nepal is available in two trim levels - Fully Loaded and Exclusive - with prices ranging between 1.62 - 1.82 Crores NPR (INR 1.01 - 1.13 Crores). Both variants are powered by a 3.0-liter V6 diesel engine capable of 242 hp paired to a 4MOTION all-wheel drive system and a DSG transmission. An air suspension, bi-xenon lights, leather seats and a panoramic sunroof are features standard on the SUV.
2015 VW Touareg at the 2015 NADA Auto Show - Image Gallery
The facelifted Scirocco is available in Nepal with a 1.4-liter TSI petrol engine paired to a DSG transmission with 162 hp on tap. 0-100 km/h takes only 7.8 seconds, and standard features include leather sports seats with contrast stitching, a sports suspension, paddle shifters, bi-xenon headlights, aluminium pedals and a flat-bottomed steering wheel. The Scirocco is priced at NPR 82.5 lakhs (INR 51.64 lakhs).
VW Scirocco at the 2015 NADA Auto Show - Image Gallery
The new Beetle too is available in Nepal with a 1.4-liter TSI petrol engine mated to a 7-speed DSG delivering 150 PS. A multifunction steering wheel, a touchscreen infotainment system, a contrast color for the dashboard, automatic climate control and lumbar adjustment for the driver's seat are some of the features available on the iconic model. Priced at NPR 78.5 lakhs (INR 49.14 lakhs), the Beetle is expected to re-launch in India within 18 months.