|Body and chassis|
|Body style||4-door sedan|
1.2l MPI (1198cc) (petrol)|
1.5l TDi (1498cc) (Diesel engine)
|Wheelbase||2,470 mm (97.2 in)|
|Length||3,995 mm (157.3 in)|
|Width||1,682 mm (66.2 in)|
|Height||1,483 mm (58.4 in)|
|Curb weight||1,069 kg (2,357 lb)|
The Volkswagen Ameo (pronounced [ˈfɔlksˌvaːgən ˈamːeoː]) is a subcompact sedan launched by the German manufacturer Volkswagen in Indian markets on 5 June 2016. Made in India and sold in Indian markets in the subcompact sedan segment, it is marketed as "German engineering with an Indian heart". The Ameo comes under the Make in India scheme.
Volkswagen powered the Ameo sedan with a 1.2 litre (1198cc) petrol engine which produces power of 74 bhp@5400rpm and peak torque of 110Nm@3750rpm. The Ameo is powered by a 1.5 litre TDi engine, that develops 108 hp and 250 Nm of torque, which makes it the most powerful diesel compact sedan in the country.
Specifications and Features
Volkswagen Ameo is designed aesthetically with stylish exteriors and comfy interiors of the German technology. Front dual-beam headlamps, company badge mounted on the front grille, fog lamps giving sleek looks to the front of Ameo. Side profile carries stylish alloy wheels, electrically adjustable wing mirror with turn indicator and tail lamps at the rear which make the Volkswagen Ameo outstanding.
Interiors of the car has infotainment system, steering wheel wrapped with leather material, first in class rain sensing wipers, cruise control, rear AC vents, foldable rear seats, dual tone interiors and ambient lighting that is giving a classy finish to the Ameo from inside.
For the safety purpose, Volkswagen integrated the Ameo sedan with driver and co passenger airbags, reverse parking camera and sensors, anti-pinch windows, anti-lock braking system (ABS) standard in all variants and many others.