Volkswagen of India is celebrating one year of the Volkswagen Taigon SUV in India with the launch of the first anniversary edition. Within a year of its launch, the Taigun quickly rose to become the most award-winning SUV of 2021-2022. During the trip, the Taigun received an overwhelming response with over 40,000 customer requests. Despite ongoing supply-side challenges, the brand has successfully delivered more than 22,000 Volkswagen Tygon vehicles from these customer orders.
To celebrate its first year in India, Volkswagen is presenting a festive first anniversary edition. The bold, dynamic and German-designed Taigun Special Edition is offered on the Dynamic Line, the Topline variant available on the 1.0 TSI MT & AT. They embellish a sporty look by flaunting the “1st” Anniversary badges across the Taigon’s exterior and interior. Additionally, the Taigun 1st Anniversary Edition consists of 11 specially developed components including high-quality fog lights, body-color door trim, black Cpillar graphics, black roof foil, door edge guard, black ORVM trim, and side-by-side window coverings. With aluminum pedals.
Celebrating the achievement, Mr. Ashish Gupta, Brand Director of Volkswagen Passenger Cars India said- “The Tygon has had a very satisfying journey in India as well as reaching the global stage by being the top 3 finalists in Car of the Year for this year. The feedback, appreciation and acceptance that the SUV has received from our customers.Carline truly embodies the core genes of the Volkswagen brand with superior build quality, safety and an enjoyable driving experience.By presenting this festive 1st Anniversary Edition offer, we would like to thank our valued customers who have played an integral role in making the Taigun one of India’s most admired SUVs and resonating with #HustleModeOn in the Taigun’s character.”
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The Taigun 1st Anniversary Edition is available in a vibrant new color “Rising Blue” along with Curcuma Yellow and Wild Cherry Red. The Taigun comes with a full suite of over 40 safety features such as Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), up to 6 airbags, multi-collision brakes, reversing camera, ISOFIX, and a tire deflation warning system . In addition, it is equipped with three adjustable headrests at the rear along with three-point seat belts that keep passengers safe.
Powered by world-renowned TSI technology, the Volkswagen Taigon is available in two engine options – a 1.0-liter TSI engine with a 6-speed manual transmission and a 6-speed automatic transmission option providing a maximum power of 115 hp (85 kW) from 5,000 to 5,500 rpm. and torque of 178 Nm at 1750-4500 rpm. While the 1.5-liter TSI EVO is mated to a 6-speed manual and a 7-speed DSG transmission option, delivering a maximum power of 150 hp (110 kW) from 5000 to 6000 rpm and maximum torque of 250 Nm at 1600 -3500 rpm. A 1.5L TSI EVO Engine Comes Also Equipped