Volkswagen Virtus Sedan 2022 Launched – Price | Specification | Features

Volkswagen Virtus 2022 – All about Volkswagen Virtus 2022 ✓ Specification ✓ Exterior ✓ Interior ✓ Mileage ✓ Color ✓ Features ✓ Price ✓ Comparison.

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Volkswagen Germany’s leading automaker Volkswagen has finally launched its new mid-size sedan Volkswagen Virtus in the Indian market at a starting price of Rs 11.22 lakh. Car lovers in India were waiting for this sedan car for a long time. This sedan was officially debuted in India in March 2022. Customers wishing to buy the Volkswagen Virtus sedan can book it online or at an authorized Volkswagen dealership by paying a token amount of Rs 11,000. The Virtus replaces the Volkswagen Vento in the Indian market. What the company says is an ambitious model that not only promises to challenge the existing sedans in the country like Honda City, Maruti Suzuki Ciaz and Hyundai Verna but will also likely take on the growing preference for mid-size SUVs.

Exterior Design: Volkswagen Virtus

Talking about the look and design of Volkswagen Vertus, this mid-size sedan comes with a sharp look. It matches the automaker’s contemporary design philosophy. It gets sharp looking LED projector headlamps with integrated LED daytime running lights, sleek front grille with glossy chrome lining. The bumper gets black mesh and chrome accents.

Talking about the side profile, it gets sporty 16-inch Razor black alloy wheels, turn indicator integrated ORVMs, clean sheet visual appearance and character lines on the lower body. The Volkswagen Vertus sedan will also get a glossy black rear spoiler, dual-tone roof and GT badging. Front red brake calipers add to the sporty feel of the sedan.

Interiors: Volkswagen Virtus

There are many features available in this sedan car. The car gets a premium feel through styling and features. The dashboard gets an 8.0 inch digital cockpit, a large 10.1 inch touchscreen infotainment display, flat-bottom steering wheel. Red accents have been given with the dual-tone interior theme, which adds to its sporty look. It gets many connectivity features and an eight-speaker audio system inside the cabin.

Largest in the Segment

In terms of size, the Volkswagen Vertus measures 4,561 mm in length, 1,752 mm in width and 2,651 mm in wheelbase. Volkswagen claims that the all-new Vertus sedan is the biggest in its segment. It is available in two different trims – Dynamic Line and Performance Line.

Engine Specification: Volkswagen Virtus

Volkswagen Virtus is available in two engine options–1.5L TSI EVO and 1.0L TSI. The car’s 1.5L TSI EVO engine makes 150ps of power and generates 250Nm of peak torque. While the 1.0 L TSI engine gives power of 115ps and generates peak torque of 178Nm. There are three types of transmission of the engine. It has 6-speed and 7-speed options. The mileage of the car is 18.67 and 19.4 kmpl respectively.

Petrol engineVolkswagen Virtus 2022
Engine type1.0-litre TSI 3-cylinder Turbo Petrol Engine
Displacement999 cc
No. of cylinders3
Power114 bhp @ 5,000 rpm
Torque178 Nm @ 1,750 rpm
Transmission6-speed Manual or torque-converter Automatic
Emission StandardBS-6
Driving Range873, 815 – kmrs
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)10.7 seconds
Top Speed190 kmph
Petrol engineVolkswagen Virtus 2022
Engine type1.5-litre, 4-cyl, TSI EVO Petrol Engine
Displacement1498 cc
No. of cylinders4
Power148 bhp @ 5,000 rpm
Torque250 Nm @ 1,600 rpm
Transmission7-speed DCT (Dual-Clutch) Automatic
Emission StandardBS-6
Driving Range840 – kmrs
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)8.7 seconds
Top Speed190 kmph
Volkswagen Virtus 2022 – Dimensions & Weight
Length4,561 mm
Width1,752 mm
Height1,507 mm
Wheelbase2,651 mm
Ground Clearance179 mm
No. of Doors4-Doors
Seating Capacity5-Person
No. of Seating Rows2-Rows
Fuel Tank Capacity45-litres
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front SuspensionMc-Pherson Suspension and Stabiliser Bar
Rear SuspensionTwist Beam Axle
Front Brake TypeDisc
Rear Brake TypeDrum
Steering TypePower assisted (Electric)
Wheel TypeAlloy Wheels
Front Tyres205 / 55 R16
Rear Tyres205 / 55 R16

Volkswagen Virtus 2022 – Mileage:

Fuel TypeTransmissionARAI Mileage
Petrol (999 cc)Manual19.40 kmpl
Petrol (999 cc)Automatic (Torque-Converter)18.12 kmpl
Petrol (1498 cc)Automatic (Dual-Clutch)18.67 kmpl

More than 40 Safety Features

Volkswagen claims that the Virtus sedan comes with over 40 safety features including 6 airbags, electronic stability control, multi-collision brakes, hill hold control, tire pressure deflation warning (tire puncture warning). Volkswagen claims that the side impact protection beams in the doors and impact-absorbing body components make it more secure.

Volkswagen Virtus 2022 – Features:

Standard Features:-

  • 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay
  • 8.0-inch digital instrument cluster
  • My Volkswagen Connected car-tech
  • Leatherette upholstery
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Ambient lighting
  • Touch sensitive buttons for the climate control
  • A Premium audio system
  • Wireless charger and a sunroof
  • Automatic climate control
  • Auto headlamps and auto wipers
  • Cruise control
  • a cooled glove-box
  • Rear multi-view camera with guidelines
  • Driver side window one touch up/down with pinch guard
  • Rear parking sensor
  • Push button start/stop
  • Keyless Entry

Safety Features:-

  • Six Air-bags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Electronic Differential System (EDS)
  • Multi Collision Brake
  • Blind-spot detection system
  • Brake disc wiping
  • Hill hold control
  • Central Locking with Child safety locks
  • Rear Parking Sensor and Camera
  • Typre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Speed Sensing Door Lock

Volkswagen Virtus 2022 – Colours:

  • Wild Cherry Red
  • Curcuma Yellow
  • Candy White
  • Relex Silver
  • Carbon Steel Grey
  • Rising Blue Metallic

Volkswagen Virtus 2022 – Rivals:

  • Hyundai Verna
  • Honda City
  • Maruti Suzuki Ciaz
  • Upcoming Toyota Belta

Volkswagen Virtus 2022 – Price (Ex-showroom):

Variants Name1.0 TSI MT1.0 TSI AT1.5 DSG
ComfortlineRs. 11.21 lakh
HighlineRs. 12.97 lakhRs. 14.27 lakh
ToplineRs. 14.41 lakhRs. 15.71 lakh
GTRs. 17.91 lakh

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Last modified: June 9, 2022