Volkswagen Beetle -VW Beetle India-Launch Date & Price
Volkswagen, one of the largest European auto manufacturers launched its most awaited premium tailgate model the iconic – Volkswagen New Beetle in India on 4th December 2009. Volkswagen Beetle launch date, price and Specifications with Photos are mentioned here.
A senior company official told that, to sale in Indian markets, Volkswagen would import the car from its Mexican manufacturing plant as a CBU (Completely Built Unit).
Member of Board and Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Mr. Neeraj Garg, told at the launch, “We are excited to bring this iconic Beetle, to India after its success across the world for decades.” He further added “the Beetle is the very first Volkswagen car people remember about; with its unique shape and reliability, it wrote motoring history. People’s fascination for this lovable bug shaped car has made the Beetle one of the world’s most popular cars across decades and Volkswagen is proud to bring its legend into India.”
About New VW Beetle:
VW Beetle is one of the most admired models from German auto maker's stable because of its exclusive design and styling features. It is prepared with a 2.0 litre 4 cylinder petrol engine with an output of 115HP at 5400 rpm and paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Its advanced occupant safety is one of the most exciting feature with 4 Airbags, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), electronic Stabilization Program (ESP) and engine immobilizers as well as equipped with a 6 CD changer, power steering for better drivability, body colored exterior mirror housings, tailgate handle and heat insulating tinted glass. For more information, see here.
VW Beetle price
The price of VW Beetle will be made it the most costliest small car model in Indian small car market. The company is forced to sell this car with hefty price tag of Rs. 20, 45,000 at ex-showroom New Delhi due to the heavy import duty.
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