Volkswagen India today showcased its first compact SUV under its INDIA 2.0 project called the TAIGUN!. It’s their first car in the made for india segment .
Jürgen Stackmann, Member of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen brand responsible for Sales, Marketing and After-Sales said, “Today, we present the next big step for Volkswagen in India. The compact SUV is especially designed for this market keeping in mind the needs of the aspirational Indian customer. We’re confident that this product offers a perfect combination of sportiness and sophistication, making it the right choice for our valued Indian customers.”
The carline is young, refreshing and vibrant, catering to the modern Indian customer. The tall figure of the carline indicates the high ground clearance that would be suitable to drive on Indian roads.
The striking front end highlight the vehicle’s affiliation with the brands SUV family while also emphasizing the individuality of the new model. The long wheelbase, makes its spacious for occupants in the rear seats – a major advantage of the MQB A0 IN platform. The carline reflects a seamless integration of design proportions that depict true Volkswagen style. Furthermore, the sporty & bolder appeal would resonate with the young urban customer. It is in fact, an ideal companion, for any customer with an active lifestyle.
Volkswagen has always made safety of paramount importance and hence, the compact SUV will come equipped with all essential safety features. The carline will come equipped with industry set standards of safety like all Volkswagen cars. Thus, resulting in class leading ride quality, handling and high-speed stability.
Volkswagen group plans to invest € 1 Billion in the indian market in the coming years and is focussed on SUV offensive product portfolio.
More to be showcased at the autoexpo 2020