New Volkswagen Taigun Highline Review Value For Money
All new Volkswagen Taigun is one of the best looking five seater SUV launched by the Volkswagen Group in India that provides safety and Comfort with luxury. The value for Money Model is the topline & HighLine which comes with the complete pack that every buyer loves to buy. The Rivals of Volkswagen Taigun are Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, Tata Harrier, MG Hector & Hector Plus and Skoda Kushaq.
The Price of New Taigun Starts from 10.49 Lakhs and goes upto 17.54 Lakhs Ex-Showroom. Currently the new Volkswagen Taigun is Power by Two Different engines and available in 3 different gearbox options.
The Taigun comes with the same compact engine which is also available in both Polo and Vento. The 1.0 Litre 3 cylinder Turbo charged petrol engine produces 114 BHP and 178 NM Torque. The 1.5 Litre TSi Evo 4 cylinder with ACT technology Turbocharged Petrol engine produces 148 BHP and 250 NM of torque available only in Gt model. The Same 1.5 Liters ACT engine also offered in T-roc with same performance.
The 1.0 Litre engine comes with 6 speed manual claimed mileage is 18 Kmpl and 6 speed Automatic (with Torque Converter 6 speed, Paddle Shift and Sport Mode) claimed mileage is 16 Kmpl. The 1.5 Litre engine comes with 6 speed manual claimed mileage is 18 Kmpl and 7 speed Automatic ( with Dual Clutch, Paddle Shift and Sport mode) claimed mileage is 17.88 Kmpl.
The Taigun Highline Comes with Wheelbase of 2651 mm, Ground Clearance 188 mm, Top of the Line Model Weight is 1310 kg, Fuel Tank Capacity 50L and Boot Spaces 385L and seating capacity is 5 persons.
Starting from the front you will notice that Chrome and piano finished 3D nose grill. Coming to the lower section of the front bumper skid plate which gives it a stance of off-road Capable SUV. On the center of the bumper Chrome and Piano Finish design gives it an attractive and bold look for what Volkswagen known for. The dual chamber headlights come with a Halogen bulb setup, turn light indicator and Led daytime Running Light are also unified in it. The fog lamps are placed in a right position in the bumper which offers a good amount of visibility while driving in night.
From the side you will notice 16 inch Alloy wheels fitted in 205/65 mm R16 h91 high Speed Tire. On the front wheels stopping power comes from the disc brake and on the rear wheels from drum brakes. The complete vehicle lower section is secure with cladding. The ORVM’s come with LED turn light indicator, electronically adjust and retractable function and also body color panel on it.
On the roof you will notice roof rails with aluminum and shark fin antenna. Coming to the rear end the Infinity LED Tail Lights. Boot door comes fitted with a boot spoiler, High Mount Led Stop Light, Request button Boot door opening, Defogger, Wiper, Washer and parking camera. On the Bumper the triple Tone Finish gives the a Suv look and 3 parking sensors are installed.
Inside the cabin you will notice leather finished steering wheel, driver seat comes with 8 way manual adjustment control and Co-driver seat comes with 6-way manual Adjustment control, Fabric finish seats armrest at front and rear, 10 inches touch screen infotainment system, wireless mobile phone charging, USB type c-charging ( port two at front and two port at rear ) , rear AC vents, water bottle holder space at side all doors, at front door umbrella holding space is also available.
VW Taigun HighLine comes fitted with 6 speakers Which offers 3D sound quality. The 10-inch Touch Screen infotainment System do come with high quality resolution and all required Features like wireless Apple Carplay Android auto are available, iPod compatible, Bluetooth, AUX, USB points, Navigation, Wifi, shows the starting fuel consumption and complete fuel consumption of vehicle, vehicle Status and Digital Analog MiD.
The safety features are 6 Airbags, ABS, EBD, BA, ESP, Hill Hold Control, Traction Control, Electronic Differential Lock, Parking Camera and Reverse Parking Sensors.
Volkswagen do offer 4 Years / 1 Lakh Kilometer Standard Warranty on Taigun and also come in 5 different color.