Volkswagen Vento vs. Honda City: Price, Features, Specs comparison
Volkswagen, the German automobile maker introduced new Volkswagen Vento in India. The mid size premium sedan is pitted against the popular and gigantic Honda City that has successfully ruled the segment with sheer monopoly ever since it was launched in 1998. Honda City has won millions of Indian hearts with its stunning looks and brand power.
Vento on the other hand entered the Indian market with a big edge above the Honda City which is an option for both petrol and diesel variants while City is just available in petrol version. But what are the other features in this Vento vs. City comparison that makes Vento a better car or not, is an interesting bet.
Volkswagen Vento petrol features a 1.6 L DOHC engine with manual and automatic options that pumps out max. power of 105 PS @5250 rpm while Honda City is powered by 1.5 L I-VTEC engine that churns out 118 PS that makes it a more powerful vehicle. The diesel train of Vento belts out max. power of 105 PS @4400 rpm and peak torque of 250 Nm at 1500-2500 rpm.
Other features in this Vento vs. City war are the beautiful looks of a sedan that drives car fans to a particular brand name. Honda is a stunning sedan with its Arrow Shot Form design, beautifully designed curves, futuristic looks and other beauty enhancements that makes it a gorgeous sedan.
Volkswagen Vento on the other hand is an equally stylish and luxurious sedan with sporty look and elegant design lines. The Vento design is a combination of robust looks, sophistication and great aerodynamic principles beautifully conveying VW brand heritage.
The other concerns that matter to an average sedan customer are safety features of a vehicle and Volkswagen Vento is up for some good rivalry here from City. Honda City is equipped with some of the best in class safety features including ABS with EBD, airbag that comes as standard fitment and paddle shift for the automatic variant.
Vento on the other hand is also a safe vehicle to drive and includes sound drum braking system; front wheels come with Disc brakes and rear wheels come with drum brakes. It also has ABS that prevents it from skidding during sudden braking and airbags.
Last but not the least, the price of Volkswagen Vento against Honda city, Vento comes in the price range of Rs. 6.99 lac to Rs. 9.23 lac while Honda City is priced in the range of Rs. 9.53 lac to Rs. 10.25 lac.
So conclusion about the review of comparison of both the cars is easy, the market is filled with people who have different parameter to judge a car, some go for mileage factor, while some find the price tag a deciding feature. There are yet others who buy luxurious cars just for that ‘feel good factor’. So Vento and City are both available with their own pros and cons ready to be taken by different sets of customers.
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