2021 Volkswagen Taigun SUV – Specification, Features, Price, Competitors

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last updated on:- 22-10-2021

Volkswagen has launched the long-awaited Taigun SUV in India at an introductory price of Rs 10.50 lakh (ex-showroom, India).

Volkswagen India launched its long-awaited sub-4-metre SUV “Taigun” SUV in India. The midsize SUV is available in two distinct variant lines – Dynamic Line and Performance Line. The Dynamic Line includes three trim levels – Comfortline, Highline and Topline, while the Performance Line includes two trims – GT and GT Plus. The company unveiled Taigun SUV at 2020 Auto Expo. and moving ahead of its launch quickly. It could be a game-changer car with its very competitive price range. As we all know that SUV segment is dominating by Kia Seltos and Hyundai Creta. However, this could be a strong answer to all of them and may change the market circumstances as well. The car gets only petrol engine with 1.5-litre, 4 cylinder unit and 1.0-litre, 3 three cylinder GT line. However, the diesel version could be launch later after the launch or analyse the market response. The company used the same TSI engine technology for the Taigun car. Volkswagen is targeting high localization of this SUV in India to come up with an aggressive price tag.

2021 Volkswagen Taigun SUV – Engine Specifications:

The new Volkswagen Taigun mid-sized SUV is offered with two petrol engine options – a 1.0-litre 3-cylinder turbocharged and a 1.5-litre 4-cylinder turbocharged. A six-speed manual gearbox is offered as standard, while a 6-speed torque convertor is available with 1.0L TSI. The 1.5L TSI EVO engine is also benefited with a 7-speed DSG automatic gearbox.

Petrol engine Volkswagen Taigun
Engine type 1.0-litre TSI petrol engine
Displacement 999 cc
No. of cylinders 3
Power 114 bhp @ 5,000 rpm
Torque 178 Nm @ 1,750 rpm
Transmission 6-speed Manual, torque-converter and Paddle Shift Automatic
Emission Standard BS-6
Driving Range – kmrs
Petrol engine Volkswagen Taigun GT
Engine type 1.5-litre TSI EVO with ACT petrol engine
Displacement 1,498 cc
No. of cylinders 4
Power 148 bhp @ 5,000 rpm
Torque 250 Nm @ 1,600 rpm
Transmission 6-speed Manual or 7-speed Dual-clutch Automatic
Emission Standard BS-6
Driving Range – kmrs
Volkswagen Taigun SUV – Dimensions & Weight
Length 4,221 mm
Width 1,760 mm
Height 1,612 mm
Wheelbase 2,651 mm
Ground Clearance 188 mm
No. of Doors 5-Doors
Seating Capacity 5-Person
No. of Seating Rows 2-Rows
Bootspace 385-litres
Fuel Tank Capacity 50-litres
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front Suspension McPherson suspension and stabiliser bar
Rear Suspension Twist beam axle
Front Brake Type Disc
Rear Brake Type Drum
Steering Type Power-assisted (Hydraulic)
Wheel Type Alloy Wheels
Front Tyres 205/65 R16
Rear Tyres 205/65 R16

2021 Volkswagen Taigun SUV – Exterior & Interior Design:

The all-new Taigun SUV has a dominant front making it look bolder, muscular in turn giving it a sporty SUV stance. The interiors are plush with leatherette seats and a digital instrument cluster. It’s contemporary in its design and would suit the active lifestyle of an Indian consumer. At the rear of the car has a new design element, it is illuminated with a LED strip that is bordered by a glossy black trim. It runs across the whole width of the car and integrates into Volkswagen’s LED signature tail-lamps on either side. From the Inside, the Taigun SUV’ stop-spec GT Plus variant gets a 10-inch infotainment system with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, the My Volkswagen connect app, an 8-inch digital instrument cluster, leatherette upholstery, ambient lighting, automatic climate control, USB Type-C ports, wireless charging pad, cooled glove-box, a sunroof, cooled front seats and 17-inch alloys.

2021 Volkswagen Taigun SUV – Mileage:

Fuel Type Transmission Mileage
Petrol (999 cc) Manual 18.1 kmpl
Petrol (999 cc) Automatic (Torque Converter) 16.44 kmpl
Petrol (999 cc) Automatic 16.44 kmpl
Petrol (1498 cc) Manual 18.47 kmpl
Petrol (1498 cc) Automatic (Dual Clutch) 17.88 kmpl

2021 Volkswagen Taigun SUV – Features:

Standard Features:-

  • 10-inch infotainment system with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • 8-inch digital instrument cluster
  • Digital Instrument console
  • Multi-functional steering wheel
  • Leatherette upholstery
  • My Volkswagen connect app
  • Ambient lighting
  • Automatic climate control
  • USB Type-C ports
  • Wireless charging pad
  • Cooled glovebox
  • A Sunroof
  • Cooled front seats and 17-inch alloys
  • LED DRLs with auto headlamps
  • Cruise Control
  • a 6-speaker audio system with subwoofer
  • Power windows with one-touch operation
  • Electric adjustable and foldable ORVMs
  • Leather wrapped steering wheel
  • Power Adjustable Driver Seats
  • Push Button Start

Safety Features:-

  • Six Air-bags
  • ABS with EBD, Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Rear Parking Sensor with Camera
  • Hill-hold control
  • Tyre pressure deflation warning
  • Parking camera and ISOFIX child seat mounts
  • Traction control
  • Central Locking
  • Child safety lock

2021 Volkswagen Taigun SUV – Colors:

  • Wild Cherry Red
  • Curcuma Yellow
  • Candy White
  • Reflex Silver
  • Carbon Steel Grey

2021 Volkswagen Taigun SUV – Rivals:

  • Kia Seltos
  • Hyundai Creta
  • Nissan Kicks
  • Haval F5 (Upcoming)

Volkswagen Taigun SUV 2021 – Ex-showroom Price:

Below is the complete Volkswagen Taigun price list –

Volkswagen Taigun SUV Price – Ex-showroom, Delhi
Variant Price
1.0-litre TSI Comfortline MT Rs. 10,49,900/-
1.0-litre TSI Highline MT Rs. 12,79,900/-
1.0-litre TSI Highline AT Rs. 14,09,900/-
1.0-litre Topline MT Rs. 14,56,900/-
1.0-litre Topline AT Rs. 15,90,900/-
1.5-litre GT MT Rs. 14,99,900/-
1.5-litre GT Plus DSG Rs. 17,49,900/-

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Last modified: October 22, 2021