Volkswagen Verts Sound Edition: Volkswagen has been continuously introducing its vehicles with special editions to boost its sales in the Indian market. Not long ago, the Volkswagen Taigun was launched in the Indian market with a trail edition. And the Vertus has also been introduced with a new matte finish. And now the Volkswagen Virtus is going to be introduced in the Indian market with the Sound Edition which will get several cosmetic changes along with new features.
However, note that the Sound Edition is only going to be sold in limited units.
Volkswagen Virtus Sound Edition new changes
The Volkswagen Vertus Sound Edition is going to be based on its top variant. In the exterior changes, we are going to see a lot of special cosmetic changes as we have seen in the Trail Edition as well. The sedan is offered in Sound Edition with enhanced graphics and Sound Edition badging on the C-pillar. In addition, some more color options are available from the exterior modifications.
These include Lava Blue, Carbon Steel Grey, Wild Cherry Red and Rising Blue. All color options include roof and ORVMs in white. Other than that we are not seeing any external changes.
Volkswagen Virtus Sound Edition Cabin
As the name suggests, it will have excellent facilities for sound system. Based on the top model, it will continue to sport the existing sound system and will notably be offered with a new amplifier and subwoofer. Apart from this, we can also see the sound edition banding on the seats in the cabin.
|Model||Vertus Sound Edition|
|Ex-showroom price||Rs.15.52 lakhs|
|Limited availability||Yes (limited quantities sold)|
|Variable based||The top row or line|
|Audio system||Seven speaker setup with subwoofer and amplifier|
|Special features||Powered front-row seats, ‘Sound Edition’ badging, graphics on the C-pillars|
|Exterior paint shades||Rising Blue, Wild Cherry Red, Carbon Steel Grey, Lava Red|
|engine||1.0-litre TSI petrol engine|
|Transmission options||Six-speed manual or six-speed automatic|
|Ex-showroom prices depending on the variant.|
|Vertus Sound Edition 1.0-litre TSI MT||Rs.15.51 lakhs|
|Vertus Sound Edition 1.0 liter TSI AT||Rs 16.77 lakhs|
List of features of the Volkswagen Vertus Sound Edition
Features Sound Edition will operate with all current features, plus any additional features that may be added at any time. As such, it will feature a height-adjustable driver’s seat with ventilated seats at the front. Current features include a 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system with digital instrument cluster and wireless Android Apple CarPlay connectivity.
Other features include Penn Voice Assist Sunroof, advanced connected car technology, footwell lighting, wireless charging and USB charging software for rear passengers.
Volkswagen Verts Sound Edition Engine
The engine under the bonnet will remain unchanged, it will continue to run with all its current engine options as detailed below.
|Engine Variant||Transfer||Power (PS/Nm)||Mileage (kmpl)|
|1.0 litres||6-speed manual||115/178||19.40|
|1.0 litres||6-speed automatic||115/178||18.12|
|1.5 liters||7-speed DCT||150/250||18.67|
Safety features of the Volkswagen Vertus Sound Edition
In terms of safety features, it gets six airbags, electronic stability control, tire pressure monitoring system, hill assist, hill descent control, ABS with EBD and reverse parking sensor. Apart from this, it has also been awarded with a start safety rating.
Volkswagen Virtus Sound Edition Price in India
Volkswagen Verts The regular variant is priced between Rs 11.48 lakh to Rs 19.29 lakh ex-showroom Delhi. While the price of its sound edition starts from Rs 15.51 lakh to Rs 16.77 lakh ex-showroom.
Competitors of the Volkswagen Vertus Sound Edition
Volkswagen Verts It competes with Hyundai Verna, Skoda Salvia, Honda City and Maruti Suzuki Ciaz in the Indian market.