Volkswagen Taigun Variants Explained: Which One is Best for You?

Volkswagen Taigun is the safest SUV in India, it received 5 stars from Global NCAP crash test. Taigun is the best seller SUV for Volkswagen. Taigun is the mid-size SUV and it is based on Volkswagen’s MQB-A0-IN platform, shares its underpinnings with the Skoda Kushaq. 

Under the hood It is powered by two petrol engines – a 1.0 liter TSI engine and a 1.5 liter TSI engine. The 1.0 liter, three cylinder engine produces 110 bhp and 178 Nm of torque, while the 1.5 liter, four cylinder engine produces 148 bhp and 250 Nm of torque. Smaller engines paired with 6 speed manual or 6 speed automatic gearbox and the bigger engine is paired with 6 speed manual or 7 speed DSG.

Volkswagen Taigun price starts from Rs 11.56 lakh and goes up to Rs 18.96 lakh (Ex-showroom).

Volkswagen Taigun Variants Explained

Volkswagen Taigun is available in 6 variants – Comfortline, Highline, Topline, GT, GT Plus and GT Plus (Ventilated Seats). Taigun Comfortline, Highline and Topline comes with 1.0 L engine where Taigun GT, GT Plus and GT Plus (Ventilated Seats) comes with 1.5 L engine.

Volkswagen Taigun Comfortline 

Comfortline is the base model of Volkswagen Taigun. The price of VW Taigun Comfortline is Rs 11.56 lakh. Volkswagen Taigun Comfortline is powered by a 1.0 L engine.

  • Only manual transmission
  • Halogen headlamps with LED DRLs
  • 16 inch steel wheels
  • LED tail lamps
  • 7 inch touchscreen 
  • Dual-tone interior theme
  • Fabric seat upholstery
  • ABS with EBD
  • Electronic differential lock system
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Electrically adjustable ORVMs

Volkswagen Taigun Highline

The price of VW Taigun Highline MT is Rs 13.56 lakh and Taigun Highline AT is Rs 14.96 lakh. Volkswagen Taigun Highline is powered by a 1.0 L engine.

  • 16 inch alloy wheels
  • Automatic or Manual transmission
  • Front fog lamp
  • Rear armrest with cupholders
  • Height adjustable driver seats
  • Wireless charger
  • 10 inch touchscreen
  • Wireless app connect
  • Rear parking camera
  • Shark fin antenna
  • Paddle shifter in Automatic 

Volkswagen Taigun Topline

The price of VW Taigun Topline MT is Rs 15.66 lakh and Taigun Topline AT is Rs 17.16 lakh. Volkswagen Taigun Topline is powered by a 1.0 L engine.

  • LED headlamps
  • 17 inch alloy wheels
  • Leather upholstery
  • Automatic and Manual transmission
  • Six airbags
  • Automatic headlamps
  • Push start/stop button
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Automatic climate control
  • Electric sunroof
  • Paddle shifters

Volkswagen Taigun GT

The price of VW Taigun GT is Rs 15.96 lakh. Volkswagen Taigun GT is powered by a 1.5 L engine.

  • 16 inch alloy wheels
  • Only manual transmission
  • Auto dimming IRVM
  • GT branding badge
  • Red ambient lightning
  • Red front brake calliper
  • Rear AC vents
  • Leather armrest
  • Rear defogger
  • Hill start assist

Volkswagen Taigun GT Plus 

The price of VW Taigun GT Plus is Rs 18.70 lakh. Volkswagen Taigun GT Plus is powered by a 1.5 L engine.

  • 7 Speed DSG transmission
  • Paddle shifter
  • GT branding badge
  • Digital instrument cluster
  • 17 inch alloy wheels
  • Dual tone paint job
  • Cruise control
  • Electric sunroof
  • Hill start assist
  • Push button start/stop
  • 3D Chrome step grille
  • Wireless app connect

Volkswagen Taigun GT Plus (Ventilated Seats)

The price of VW Taigun GT Plus (Ventilated Seats)is Rs 18.96 lakh. Volkswagen Taigun GT Plus (Ventilated Seats) is powered by a 1.5 L engine.

  • 7 Speed DSG transmission
  • Ventilated front seats
  • GT branding
  • Cornering light
  • Paddle shifters
  • Electric sunroof
  • Cruise control
  • Paddle shifter
  • 3D Chromestep grille
  • Wireless mobile charging
  • Reverse camera

Volkswagen Taigun and Skoda Kushaq both are the same cars, they share the same engine and same platform. Taigun gives you a lot of confidence when you drive your car at high speed. Volkswagen Taigun 1.5 L engine is more refined and smooth as compared to the 1.0 L engine because the 1.5 L engine has 4 cylinders while the 1.0 L engine has 3 cylinders. 

Let us know in the comment which variant is best for you.

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