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Volkswagen Rocktan Launch Date in India – Price, Features and Specifications Automobile News
A Leading Car Manufacturer Volkswagen has set plan to decide upon the Volkswagen Rocktan Launch Date in India which is a Sports Utility Vehicle. Volkswagen is planning to Launch VW Rocktan in the end of 2014. Yet there is no confirm news about the date for Rocktan Launch, Our authentic sources revealed that Rocktan will be launched in around October-November 2014 in India. Volkswagen Rocktan is the outcome of the partnership of VolksWagen and Suzuki as the Volkswagen has acquired the 19.9% stake in Suzuki and the Rocktan is expected to be the outcome of this Partnership. One of the major outcome expected from this partnership is constant Knowledge Transfer and the as per starting point, VW Rocktan will be based on SUZUKI SX-4.
Earlier we have sported the news about the launch of Volkswagen Tiguan in Indian Market and now the another expected release of Volkswagen will be in a range between Volkswagen Polo and Volkswagen Tiguan. The upcoming SUV of Volkswagen i.e. Rocktan will be priced in the range of Rs. 12Lakh to Rs. 15 Lakh in India. But we need to note a point on Pricing as the location of Manufacturing of Rocktan is not decided yet. Most probably, Rocktan is going to be manufactured in India and the Price is based on this assumption. But if VW decides to Manufacture Rocktan outside India, Price may increase and in the case, Rocktan will be priced around Rs. 20 Lakh in India.
Rocktan will be available in both Petrol and Diesel model which will have an advantage of German Technology and hence it can assure the High level of Performance. Let’s have a look at features and Specifications of Volkswagen Rocktan:
Features and Specifications of Volkswagen Rocktan:
Displacement : 1600cc
Engine Type : Petrol/Diesel
Petrol Engine : 1.4-litre TSI petrol engine
Diesel Engine : 1.6-litre and 2.0-litre TDI diesel engine
Milage : 12.5 KM/L in City and 15.8 KM/L on Highway
Brakes : Front Disk, Rear Disk
Max. Power : 430bhp power at 5900rpm
Max. Torque : 424 Nm at 4600 rpm
Gears : 6 Speed Auto Gear Box.
Appart from above features and specifications, VW Rocktan will also have advanced safety features. This features includes Speed Traction Control, Daytime Running Lights, Air-Bags for driver and passenger and automatic crash response. It will also be featured with theft-deterrent system, anti-lock braking system, power door locks, fog lamps and key-less access.
With this price and features, Volkswagen is expected to rival in the SUV market in the India and it will directly fight against the Mahindra XUV and Scorpio. Nissan is also planning to launch Nissan Juke in the same price range will competitive features and it also may give a tough fight to Volkswagen Rocktan. Important point to note here is that Nissan Juke is expected to be launced before the Rocktan. Anyhow, we can not say who will lead this competition until we can have the Rocktan on Indian Roads. We have to wait till the end of this year to see the competition that has already created excitement. Here excitement is there because in year 2014, there are more and more plan of new Launches of Many Models in the SUV sector in 2014. So let’s see what happens.