Over 150 Volkswagen Polo hatchbacks will likely be delivered to Hilti India solely for its workers as a part of a lease program.
Volkswagen India has introduced it’ll ship over 150 items of the Polo hatchback to Hilti India Private Limited. The firm has tied up with Lease Plan India for the order and the automobiles will likely be used solely by Hilti India workers. The automaker says that company purchasers contribute practically 50 per cent of the model’s total enterprise. Leasing has turned out to be the subsequent large channel for retailing automobiles. Volkswagen ventured into leasing by itself in May final 12 months and affords its full line-up.
Commenting on this affiliation, Ashish Gupta, Brand Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars India stated, “We are extremely delighted to extend our corporate partnership with our partner Hilti India Pvt. Ltd. with the second set of over 150 units of Polo. Volkswagen Polo has been one of the most loved hatchback in the country and through this continued association, we believe that we are catering to the growing demand of customers looking for safe and accessible mobility options.”
The Volkswagen Polo is the model’s entry-level mannequin in India and stays a powerful vendor for the model. The hatchback was up to date to BS6 emission norms final 12 months with the 1.0-litre MPI and 1.0-litre TSI engines changing the 1.2-litre mills beforehand on provide. The MPI unit develops 75 bhp and 95 Nm, whereas the TSI churns out 108 bhp and 175 Nm. Transmission choices embrace a 6-speed guide and a 6-speed torque convertor.
The Polo will proceed to stay an integral a part of Volkswagen India’s future product technique that includes the SUVW technique comprising the Taigun compact SUV, Tiguan 5-seater facelift and the Vento alternative sedan. The two SUVs are slated for launch later within the 12 months, whereas the sedan will arrive by early 2022.