The German auto giant Volkswagen is going to introduce a new range-topping variant known as the Highline Plus on the Volkswagen Ameo. The brand had introduced a similar variant for Vento and Polo, which were received well by the market.
The Volkswagen Ameo Highline Plus will be introduced in both petrol and diesel variants. The petrol variant will be carrying a 1.2-litre 3-cylinder engine that develops a maximum power output of 74 bhp at 5,400 rpm and a peak torque of 110 Nm at 3,750 rpm. The diesel unit is powered by a 1.5-litre 3-cylinder engine that develops the highest power of 108 bhp at 4,000 rpm and peak torque of 250 Nm at 1,500-3,000 rpm. Both the engines are mated to a 5-speed gearbox, while the diesel motor also gets the option for 7-speed gearbox.
For the additional amount, the Highline Plus trim will now be offering a revised infotainment system which doubles as the display for the reverse camera for parking. In addition, bigger 16-inch alloy wheels will also be offered as an option.
The price of the Volkswagen Ameo Highline Plus Petrol will range from Rs. 7.35 lakh to Rs. 7.45 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai), while the diesel variant will be ranging from Rs. 8.59 lakh to Rs. 8.69 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai).The Highline Plus will not be offered with automatic transmission option.