Volkswagen at Riyadh Motor Show
Volkswagen, the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe, has showcased its new models line-up at Riyadh Motor Show, which took place on November 17 – 22.
On the occasion, Philip Burrluck, Volkswagen Brand manager at "SAMACO", said: "At this year’s show, Volkswagen has showcased the complete range of Volkswagen models that will be available in the Saudi market, with the new Polo Sedan making its debut in Saudi Arabia.
He further explained that participation of Volkswagen in Riyadh Motor Show comes in recognition of the importance of this leading motor show in Saudi Arabia, which takes place in the capital Riyadh, and attracts main car dealers in the country.
The new Polo Sedan, which was showcased at the Show, is the first generation of this model to be launched in the Middle East region.
This car is fully loaded with highest and most advanced engineering standards in car making industry, along with best manufacturing quality. The new Polo Sedan complements the range of Volkswagen models in the sedan segment on offer to customers in the region.
The new Polo Sedan is categorized by its affordable and very competitive price, high level of elegance, spacious; comfortable and luxurious cabin.
The model is equipped with 1.6L MPI naturally-aspirated engine, which generates 105 hp paired with 6 speed automatic transmission. The car is also equipped with 15" wheels, two airbags for the driver the front seat passenger, ABS, central locking system and keyless access system.
The new car ideally combines the German engineering with comfort and distinctive driving. The Polo Sedan 2013 also complements the Volkswagen range of sedan cars in the Saudi market after the recently launched cars Jetta and the Passat, which have earned clients' admiration and appreciation. The Polo Sedan features high safety standards with comfortable driving, comprehensive stylish innovative design, all of this at an affordable price.
The gleaming star of Volkswagen and the Passat has brought unmatched German engineering, new levels of luxury and innovation at affordable prices to the region. With more than 19 million units sold worldwide since its debuts in 1973, the Passat is Volkswagen’s most success sedan model in history. The primary price of Passat range of models is SR. 93.900.
The Passat is equipped, as standard equipment, with a new 5-cylnder, 2.5 L engine produces 170 hp and paired with 6 speed automatic transmission, while the alloy wheels comes in three sizes including 16, 17 and 18 inches, its leather seats are electrically controlled. The car also equipped with Fender audio system and radio navigation system, side reflectors integrated with the headlights, auto climate and internal light plus keyless access system.
The Passat is available in four variant including SEL, SE, S and Sport, in other words, the car can meet all tastes and needs.
The Jetta, which has been redesigned, is an ideal choice for all who wish to own a German sedan car that is safe and comfortable at an affordable price.
The model measures 4.64 meters in length, thus making it among the compact sedans. The car combines modern dynamic design with strong sporty performance, which gives this car a streamlined elegance that transcends time.
Furthermore, Burrluck pointed out that the Jetta is an exciting addition to Volkswagen fleet, and represents a class of its own. The car combines top of German engineering in terms of design, performance, safety and comfort as well as new integrated look. Volkswagen adopted a new highly technical level of luxury and innovative technology in producing the best ever Jetta. Through introducing an entirely new car, Volkswagen adds a new dimension in quality to the compact sedan class in the Middle East.
The Jetta is equipped with 2.0L petrol engine with a 6 speed automatic transmission. The car is offered in three variants including Trendline, Comfortline and Comfortline Plus.