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Volkswagen Taigun Launched in Nepal: Introductory Price Set for Rs. 50.90 Lakhs!

Volkswagen Taigun is now available in Nepal.

Volkswagen Tiagun Now in Nepal
Volkswagen Tiagun Now in Nepal

Pooja International, the authorized distributor of Volkswagen vehicles in Nepal, has finally launched the all-new Volkswagen Taigun. It marks the entry of Volkswagen into the mid-SUV segment.

It is the first affordable Volkswagen SUV, made especially for the Indian and Nepali markets.

As for the pricing, the Volkswagen Taigun price in Nepal starts at Rs. 50.90 Lakhs.

With that said, let’s take a quick look at the upcoming Volkswagen Taigun in Nepal.

Volkswagen Tiagun Specifications

  • Engine: 1.0L TSI Petrol Dynamic Line
  • Emission Standards: BS6
  • Displacement: 999cc
  • Dimension: 4221 x 1760 x 1612 mm
  • Wheelbase: 2651 mm
  • Max Power: 115 PS @ 5000-5500rpm
  • Max Torque: 178 Nm @ 1750-4500rpm
  • Transmission:
    • 6-Speed MT in Comfortline
    • 6-Speed AT in Highline and Topline
  • Drive Type: FWD
  • Top Speed: 100 Kmph
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 50 liters
  • Mileage: 17 kmpl
  • Front Tyre: Disc
    • 205/60 R16 (Comfortline and Highline)
    • 205/55 R17 (Topline)
  • Rear Tyre: Drum
    • 205/60 R16 (Comfortline and Highline)
    • 205/55 R17 (Topline)
  • Tubeless Tyres: Yes
  • Safety System: ABS, ESC
  • Suspension Setup: MacPherson Strut and Twist Beam Axle
  • Seating: 5-Seater
  • Storage Capacity: 385 liters
  • Ground Clearance: 188 mm
  • Kerb Weight: 1195 – 1275 kg
  • Colors: Red, White, Grey, Yellow, and Silver

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Volkswagen Taigun Overview

Design

Volkswagen Taigun will sport a sharp styling. It adheres to its concept showcased at the Auto Expo 2020.

Built on the MQB A0 IN platform, it adapts to local requirements while ensuring safety for all occupants.

Volkswagen Tiagun
Volkswagen Tiagun

The front section comes with an LED Headlamps with DRL and 3D Chrome Step Grille. It captures attention with the Signature Trapezoidal Chrome Wing.

Similarly, the side profile comes with Stylish Crease Lines, Attractive Alloy Wheels with circular wheel arches.

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The rear portion sports a uniquely single-piece blacked-out design. It feels more dynamic with the LED Lights along with Chrome Garnish.

Nonetheless, there are few cost-cutting to match its aggressive pricing for lower variants.

Volkswagen Tiagun Rear Styling
Volkswagen Tiagun Rear Styling

Taigun will feature tri-color styling for a more premium cabin feel.

Likewise, it comes with a multi-layered dashboard, large infotainment system, full-digital instrument cluster, steering-mounted controls, ventilated seats, and more.

Additionally, it will be available in five different colors: Red, White, Grey, Yellow, and Silver.

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Performance

Volkswagen Taigun will be powered by a 1.0L TSI Dynamic Line Petrol Engine. It can generate a max power of 115PS at 5000-5500rpm and a max torque of 178Nm at 1750-4500rpm. Furthermore, it will be available in 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission.

Volkswagen Tiagun Side Styling
Volkswagen Tiagun Side Styling

Interestingly, Volkswagen Taigun shares its core-engine configuration with the Skoda Kushaq (which is already available in Nepal).

Features

Here is a quick highlight of features in the new Volkswagen Taigun.

Volkswagen Tiagun Interior
Volkswagen Tiagun Interior

Volkswagen Taigun Feature Highlights

  • 1.0L Petrol Engine Option
  • Premium SUV Styling
  • Chrome Garnish on Bumpers
  • Faux Skid Plates
  • LED Headlamp with LED DRLs
  • Single-Piece Rear Section with Infinity LED Taillight
  • 25.65cm Touch Infotainment Screen (with Android and Apple Support)
  • 20.32cm Digital Driver Instrument Cluster
  • Tri-Color Dashboard with Ambient Lighting
  • Six Speakers
  • Functional Roof Rails
  • Electric Sunroof
  • Stylish 17-inch Alloy Wheels
  • Automatic Climate Controls
  • Six Airbags
  • ABS + EBD + HA
  • Rear Parking Sensors
  • Multi-Collision Brakes

Volkswagen Taigun Price in Nepal and Availability

Volkswagen Taigun price in Nepal starts at Rs. 50.90 Lakhs to Rs. 69.90 Lakhs. Moreover, it will be available in three different variants: Comfortline, Highline, and Topline.

Volkswagen Taigun Variants Introductory Price in Nepal MRP
Volkswagen Taigun Comfortline MT Rs. 5090000 Rs. 5090000
Volkswagen Taigun Highline AT Rs. 6390000 Rs. 6590000
Volkswagen Taigun Topline AT Rs. 6990000 Rs. 7290000

Volkswagen Taigun will compete against the Hyundai Creta, Nissan Kicks, Kia Seltos, and Skoda Kushaq.

More interestingly, Taigun and Kushaq have lots of similarities. Both are built on the same platform, powered by the same engine, and share most of their dimensions. However, the difference lies in terms of styling, features, and pricing.

Since both SUVs are priced at that range, the design will be the key differentiating factor here.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is the authorized distributor of Volkswagen Taigun in Nepal?
Pooja International is the authorized distributor of Volkswagen Taigun in Nepal.

Is Volkswagen Taigun BS6 in Nepal?
Yes, Volkswagen Taigun is BS6 in Nepal.

What is the difference between Volkswagen Taigun and Skoda Kushaq in Nepal?
Volkswagen Group is the parent company for both Volkswagen and Skoda. Hence, both SUVs share internal similarities and dimensions. However, both are different in terms of design, features, and price.

What is the price of the Volkswagen Taigun in Nepal?
The introductory price of the Volkswagen Taigun starts at Rs. 50.90 Lakhs to Rs. 69.90 Lakhs.

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