Kathmandu: Two new cars from world famous car company Volkswagen has lunched in Nepal Thursday. The authorized distributor of world famous Volkswagen car, Pooja International Nepal Pvt. Ltd., has launched the new Tiguan amongst a press conference today.
Launched as a compact SUV in 2007, the Tiguan had immediate acceptance worldwide and was launched in 2010 in Nepal. According to the distributor, till date more than 350 Tiguans have been sold in Nepal. Based on the modern MQB platform, the Volkswagen New Tiguan is powered with an efficient 2.0L TSI and TDI engine mated to a supple 7 speed automatic-DSG gear box, the New Tiguan delivers peak power of 180 PS/132 kW and 320 Nm of torque and 105KW/150PS power r with 340 Nm of torque respectively.
CEO of Pooja International Nepal Pvt. Ltd Mr. Bibek Bijukchhe said, “We thank the Nepali customers for liking Volkswagen cars. The Tiguan is very suitable for the roads of Nepal as well as off road driving. In terms of quality and durability Tiguan is the best vehicle. Though we focused more on sales in the past, we will be more focused on customer satisfaction after sales services in the coming days. We have already priced our after sales service more competitively than our competition”.
Ranging from 1500-3940 rpm.The New Tiguan is packed with distinctive characteristics that are unmatched in the South Asian market. Starting at NPR 99 Lacs the New Tiguan is open across all Volkswagen showrooms for bookings.
First introduced in the year 2007, in Europe, the Volkswagen Tiguan quickly established itself as a bestseller and also claimed the position of being Europe’s safest car. Available in 150 markets with more than 3.5 million owners around the world, the Volkswagen Tiguan has acquired a leading position ever since its introduction globally and now Volkswagen brings the best of its product portfolio to Nepal.
The latest generation New Tiguan will host several class leading premium lifestyle features like Pedestrian Safety (Active Hood), 6 Airbags, Hill Start Assist, Auto Hold, Self-sealing tyres, Electronically Personalized leather seats, Auto Park Assist, Cruise Control, ,Automatic Headlamp Activation, App Connect, Rain and Light sensor, LED Headlamps with DRLs, LED tail-lamps, One touch boot function, Electrically foldable ORVM, LED illuminated Panoramic Sunroof and Keyless Entry & Go among others.
The Tiguan will be available across all Volkswagen dealerships in Nepal, in four variants Trenline, Comfortline and Highline. In both petrol and diesel engines. Giving consumers the convenience of selecting from an array of colors.
Powered with superior capabilities
Featuring the 4MOTION, with variable torque transfer to the rear wheels, the New Tiguan guarantees superior acceleration capability and tremendous driving fun in every situation and on every type of driving surface. The carline impresses with its strong characteristics and elegant design that radiates power and authority Tiguan is more efficient, spacious, safe and comfortable with a more dynamic drive system and appearance, the New Tiguan as a result draws an unmistakable stance with distinctive proportions and a very dynamic design.
Safety is priority
Intrinsic to our DNA, the New Tiguan integrates innovative safety technologies and assistance systems as standard. The carline is equipped with 6 airbags for occupant’s protection and an ACTIVE HOOD for pedestrian safety. For added pedestrian protection, the Tiguan is built with special deformation elements in the front bumper, a maximum possible distance between bonnet and engine, and deformable wings, ensuring other road users and pedestrians are exposed to as little danger as possible.
Designed to perfection
Winner of the German Design Award 2017, the design of the Tiguan emphasizes independence and dynamism. With the introduction of the New Tiguan in Nepal, Volkswagen has brought in new design characteristics in the premium lifestyle segment, combining striking proportions with sophistication and on-road presence. This proactive attitude is systematically observed in details such as the horizontally aligned unit formed by the radiator grille and headlights, and the higher waist line, resulting in a confident on-road stance.
Fuel Efficient Engine
Fuel efficiency being the major driver in Nepal, the Tiguan is equipped with the powerful and efficient 2.0L TDI engine mated to a 7 speed automatic DSG transmission that offers superior fuel efficiency of 17.06 kmpl and a fuel tank that offers a capacity of 71 litres. The engine delivers peak power of 143 PS/ 105 kW and guarantees sheer adrenaline rush for the occupants.
Refined comfort with every touch
The Tiguan combines excellent space and flexibility with superb comfort under all road conditions. The dashboard is the epitome of aesthetic and functional design, with driver assist technologies that make every drive, pleasurable. The 3-zone auto-climate control system including Air Care Climatronic with an allergen filter delivers precise multi-zone temperature control at all seats. A spacious interior along with a significant gain in boot space that offers 615 litres with all seats up, 1655 litres with rear-seat folded. The Tiguan is perfect and practical in all situations and across different terrains.
Amarok : The car that understands men.
Pooja International Nepal Pvt. Ltd also launched the all new Amarok today amongst a function in Kathmandu. The Amarok unites cross-country mobility, flexibility and efficiency like no other pickup. Set on a robust ladder-frame chassis and encased in Volkswagen build quality, the Amarok is packed full of smart technology and design. The Amarok’s powerful 2.0 liter TDI Biturbo engine sets new standards in terms power, torque, fuel economy and CO2 emissions.
The shift able and permanent 4-MOTION all-wheel drive systems along with driver assist features like off-road ABS and ESP provide it with traction and safe handling in all terrain types. Then there’s its ability to shoulder the load – the large load bay dimensions allow the Amarok to accommodate a Euro pallet crosswise between its wheel arches which is the largest area in its segment. On tar, the Amarok also breaks new ground. With a high quality interior, low noise levels and driving characteristics that leave nothing to be desired, it sets new standards in terms of comfort and ride dynamics
The new Amarok has just the right dimension, boasting the widest load platform in its class and providing a whole lot of space and comfort in the passenger compartment. It also offers the best performance.