Volkswagen Ameo Expert Review
Volkswagen Ameo Expert Review - Check Advantage and DisadvantageVolkswagen has launched its compact sedan, the Ameo, in the Indian Automobile Sector. The car comes at a beginning cost of Rs 5.24 lakh for the lowest variation that goes up to Rs 7.05 lakh for the top variants model (ex-showroom price, New Delhi). The “Made in India” Volkswagen Ameo is offering the only petrol engine variants and its engine powered by a 1.2-liter motor. The company launched the diesel variation may be the around festive season. It is available in 5 colors of shade such as Reflex Silver, Toffee Brown, Candy White, Carbon Steel and Blue Slik. The main competitors of Ameo are Hyundai Xcent, Tata Zest, Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire and Honda Amaze.
Volkswagen Ameo Exterior
As far as looks, the Ameo will take after the conventional VW outline which is unpretentious yet rich. The front side of the Ameo is fundamentally the same as that of the Polo with rectangular fog lamps, twin slat grille and a chrome underline. The tail lights are like the Vento, however with a crimp on the inward side. Top model also features a front fog lamps and a rear defogger for the better driving comfort in any condition. All models of this car have heat-insulating glass windshield and halogen headlamps in black finish. It has some features like 2 ABS, Automatic Climate Control, Reverse Parking Camera, Cruise Control, Electrically Adjustable & Retractable OVRM, Rain-sensing Wipers etc.
Volkswagen Ameo Interior
Volkswagen Ameo Interior to impressive features a leather-wrapped gear knob, leather-wrapped steering wheel, leather seat upholstery and brushed aluminum finish at the center console. The dashboard is made of high-quality scratch resistant material. Ameo interior is very similar to the polo and Vento. Almost the most of the features is same and layout of the dashboard is also same. The general configuration of the dashboard is not as colorful as you find with its companions, yet it feels like the dash is worked to last. It gets the 2 din music system with touch screen display, Bluetooth compatibility and 2 (Driver & Co-Driver) airbags.
Volkswagen Ameo Specification
Volkswagen Ameo is offering the 1.2-litre 74bhp 12V MPI Petrol Engine and its engine churns out the maximum power of 74 bhp @ 5400 RPM and maximum torque of 110 Nm @ 3750 RPM. Its engine matched with the manual 5 gearbox transmission. The mileage of Ameo is 17.83 kmpl. It uses the Disc brakes at the front and drum brakes at the rear. It gives the comfort riding with the help of McPherson Strut with Stabilizer Bar suspension at the front and Semi-independent Trailing Arm at the rear.
1. Solid build quality
2. Competitively priced
3. ABS and airbags as standard
4. Great Features like Cruiser Control, Rain Sensor etc.
5. Impressive ARAI-claimed mileage
1. Rear design
2. After-sale service cost
Volkswagen Ameo Review Rating – 8.1/10
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