Volkswagen Taigun 1.5 Features: Volkswagen Taigun, Germany’s famous automaker, has launched its new SUV Taigun in the Indian market. Telling you about the most interesting Manual GT variant of the Taigun range. This variant has been launched in the market with the fully loaded DSG form, which we reviewed earlier. It is a cheaper manual gearbox with fewer features, but the car costs a bit more. With the GT Manual, Volkswagen is trying to attract more buyers than the 1.5 TSI model. Know what you are getting with the 1.5 TSI and what features this car lacks from the DSG?
The Rs 14.9 lakh Taigun GT manual gets a few features cut, which include simpler halogen headlamps and 16-inch wheels. In this, instead of the digital dial, the push-button start button has been given with the analog dial. Like Polo, if you press the key to start, then there is no problem with it. Apart from this, there are no problems with the old dial also. Yes, you definitely miss the sunroof. Some features have been added to the interior of this red color car. But this feature is available only in red color.
With all these features, the ‘Taigun GT Manual’ has been made convenient for the drivers, so let’s talk about it. The engine of this car is 150hp / 250Nm and this is the biggest feature of the car. With a 6-speed manual, you can prefer the car as a sporty SUV. You can enjoy while driving this car with manual as the engine of the car is superb. The clutch of this variant is lighter, the gear lever is slightly heavier, but you will not feel tired while driving it. This is the reason why you might like the GT Manual.
It is specially made for the drivers and its engine is quite tremendous. Driving a car in the city with a manual is not difficult. In terms of torque, you can easily drive this car in third gear inside the city. We also found that the manual is slightly better with 16-inch wheels. Even when you are driving the car at high speed, this car remains stable. In terms of efficiency, it is more or less similar to the GT DSG, but it really depends on the way you drive.
The Taigun GT manual is an affordable variant. If you are a driving enthusiast and want to get the experience of Taigun for less money, then this can be a great option. Of course, there will be many people who want a fully-loaded car with all the necessary features, but the Taigun GT is the perfect upgrade for those who prefer the Polo GT in a practical SUV body.