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Volkswagen Vento GT performance-based car launched in Russia

Volkswagen, the German carmaker has been launched the Volkswagen Polo GT sedan version (Vento GT version in India) in the Russian market. It is the performance based version of the Polo Sedan and received the exterior design from the Volkswagen Polo GTI. The Polo GT sedan, dubbed as Indian-specific Vento, will get the honeycomb front grille, 16-inch alloy wheels, sportier bumpers, gloss black roof, dual exhaust pipes and a boot lid spoiler.

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The white and silver colored VW Polo sedan will get the black and red colored stripes on the boot lid and the hood. This benefit will be only applicable for the first three hundred customers, who prefer for the VW Polo sedan, for free of cost. The interior of the performance-oriented hatchback comes with the sporty steering wheel, GT logo on the side sills, aluminium pedals and tartan seat upholstery. In addition, the car comes with the features like the heated front seats, power windows for total doors and climate control as standard equipment.

The Vento GT alias Polo GT sedan will be powered by the 1.4-litre TSI engine, which returns the power output of 125 PS and offered with the two transmission options. A 6-speed manual gearbox is offered as standard, while the 7-speed dual clutch gearbox (DSG automatic) as an optional transmission. It is to be developed based on the front-wheel drive system. The cost and other details, compromising total mechanical specifications, fuel economy and comfortable features not shared by the bloggers.

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There is no information whether the same model VW Vento GT will introduce in the Indian market or not because the performance-based mid-sized sedans have no demand in the Indian market. Volkswagen India will launch Polo GTI in this festival season while the Ameo will be introduced in the next month. Bookings for the VW Ameo, first compact sedan in India, opened at all Volkswagen dealerships at Rs. 10,000. Moreover, the VW Polo is likely to be introduced with the new-generation diesel engine. The updated 1.5-litre TDI engine has the capacity to develop 108bhp and it will be first introduced Vento in the Indian market.

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