Volkswagen Virtus (Next Gen Vento) – Price, Specification, Features, Competitors

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last updated on: 29-12-2021

Volkswagen Group’s India arm is working to bring another new models to India under its India 2.0 strategy, name is Virtus. The Virtus going to be called next-generation Vento for the Indian market. Volkswagen is betting big on India and one of the cars that will central of its future plans will be this car. For those who don’t know, the Volkswagen Virtus sedan is a global replacement for the ageing Volkswagen Vento. The model is based on a modified MQB A0 platform, which will make its India debut on the Volkswagen T-Cross based SUV. The Virtus, however, will boost the new MQB-A0-IN platform. This is the same platform that also underpins the next generation VW Polo in India.


Volkswagen Virtus Image

Volkswagen Virtus – Specifications:

Volkswagen Virtus will come with a range of engine options including both petrol and diesel units. On the petrol front, this mid-size sedan will likely have two motors like the current Volkswagen Vento. Volkswagen Virtus like to come with an 1.2-litre and 1.4-litre TSI petrol engines for petrol line-up. On diesel it will be come with 1.5-litre TDI Engine. All the three motors we have here are considerably modern units with a high performance and efficiency. Transmission options should include a 6-speed Manual and a 7-speed DSG Automatic.


1.2-litre Petrol Engine

1.4-litre Petrol Engine

1.5-litre Diesel Engine

Engine Type

1.2-litre, TSI engine

1.4-litre, TSI engine

1.5-litre, TDI engine





Maximum Power

103 bhp @ 5,000 rpm

125 bhp

108 bhp @ 4,000 rpm

Maximum Torque

175 Nm @ 1,500 – 4,100 rpm

200 Nm

250 Nm @ 1,500 – 3,000 rpm


6-speed manual

7-speed DSG AT

7-speed manual / DSG AT

Volkswagen Virtus – Dimensions:

Volkswagen Virtus



4390 mm


1699 mm


1467 mm

Wheel Base

2553 mm

Ground Clearance

163-170 mm (Expected)

Volkswagen Virtus – Mileage:


1.2 Petrol

1.4 Petrol

1.5 Diesel


15 kmpl

13 kmpl

16 kmpl

Volkswagen Virtus – Features:


The upcoming Virtus sedan will share in plenty with all-new Polo hatchback. Exterior design compare to the Vento is very sharp and stylish. With the new MQB (AO) platform Virtus sedan is longer and wider than the Vento as well. Here the signature elements include a single slat chrome grille, rectangular LED headlamps and thick bumpers with LED DRLs. In profile, the Virtus has a clearly defined boot, sharp shoulder line and the same tail lamps seen in much larger sedans like the Passat.


Inside the car, Virtus gets a very upmarket interior with a feature packed layout. As we already mentioned above, the cabin will offer more space to the occupants looks roomier from the inside. Thanks to the new MQB AO platform, which makes it more lighter in the weight and it provides greater protection to the occupants. Its interior will be also high on features and should offer up to 6-airbags, touchscreen infotainment system, multi-utility steering wheel, auto aircon, reverse assist, etc.

Key Features:-

  • LED Headlamps with Daytime Running Lamps
  • LED Taillights
  • Alloy Wheels
  • Touchscreen Infotainment System
  • Multi Utility Steering Wheel
  • Reverse Assist
  • Auto Aircon
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Rain-sensing Wipers
  • Refreshed Tail-lamps
  • 10.2-inch TFT digital Speedo Console
  • 8-inch Touchscreen Infotainment System

Safety Features:

  • ABS with EBD
  • 6-Airbags
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Cruise Control
  • New Integrated Spoiler

Volkswagen Virtus Colors:

  • Carbon Steel
  • Titanium Beige
  • Candy White
  • Toffee Brown
  • Reflex Silver
  • Lapiz Blue

Volkswagen Virtus – Launched Date:

Car Name

Launched Date

Volkswagen Virtus

June 2021 (Expected)

Volkswagen Virtus– Price:

Car Name

Ex-Showroom Price New Delhi

Volkswagen Virtus

Rs. 8.0 – 13.0 Lakhs (Expected)

Volkswagen Virtus – Competitors:

Volkswagen Virtus Images:


Volkswagen Virtus Side View


Volkswagen Virtus Side View


Volkswagen Virtus Interiors


Volkswagen Virtus Tail-lamp

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