The Volkswagen Virtus sedan is being offered with 1.0-litre turbo petrol and 1.5-litre turbo petrol engine options with prices ranging from Rs 11.22 lakh to Rs 17.92 lakh (ex-showroom).

– Volkswagen Virtus Dynamic Line comes with 1.0-litre turbo petrol with either a 6-speed MT or a 6-speed AT.

– Volkswagen Virtus Performance Line gets a 1.5-litre turbocharged petrol engine mated to a 7-speed DSG.

– Rivals of the VW Virtus include Skoda Slavia, Honda City, Hyundai Verna and Maruti Suzuki Ciaz.

German marque Volkswagen has launched the much-awaited Virtus sedan in India with prices starting at Rs 11.22 lakh (ex-showroom) and going up to Rs 17.92 lakh (ex-showroom).

The car comes with four trim options- Comfortline, Highline and Topline available with the 1.0-litre TSI and the GT Plus available with the 1.5-litre TSI.

Volkswagen has used the Indianised MQB-A0-IN platform for the Virtus. Dimensionally, it measures 4561mm in length with a wheelbase of 2651mm.

Carrying a typical Volkswagen design language, the car gets LED headlamps and LED DRLs up front along with LED taillamps.

The GT Plus variant gets some extra bits, like a dual-tone paint with blacked roof, black ORVMs, GT badging and blacked-out alloys.