Ameo marks the first ever made-for-India carline by Volkswagen, offering the best of technology and safety standards at an attractive price. It is expected to be a strong contender in the compact sedan segment, fighting for a slice of pie with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Honda Amaze, Hyundai Xcent and Ford Figo Aspire.
The Ameo has a number of features including dual front airbags and ABS as standard. Cruise control, rain sensing wipers, anti-pinch power windows in the front & rear, front center arm rest and static cornering light are some of the segment first features. Other features include rear view camera with parking sensors, a touchscreen multimedia music system with Mirror link, iPod connectivity, phonebook/SMS viewer, “Climatronic” automatic AC with dust & pollen filter, electrically adjustable & foldable ORVMs with LED turn indicators, cooled glove box, auto dimming IRVM, tilt & telescopic steering wheel, alloy wheels and rear AC vents.
Ex-showroom prices for the Ameo Petrol 1.2 MPI in Mumbai & Delhi are as follows:
Mumbai INR 5,13,864
Delhi INR 5,24,300
Mumbai INR 5,87,914
Delhi INR 5,99,950
Mumbai INR 6,91,680
Delhi INR 7,05,900
The Ameo will be available across Volkswagen showrooms starting July 2016. Customers can also pre-book the vehicle through the mobile app on Google PlayStore.