Volkswagen Ameo
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₹ 5.34 Lac - ₹ 9.32 Lac

Ex-show Room Price

EMI: ₹ 11,761

For a loan of ₹ 5.34 Lac @ 12% over 60 months

What we Like it
Attractive external appearance compared to its rivals. Loaded with lot of exciting features especially the infotainment system with a touch screen display is an important highlight.
What we don't Like it
Fuel efficiency may not be satisfactory in petrol engine. Less comfort features are offered.

About Volkswagen Ameo

The German carmaker Volkswagen has launched its much awaited sub compact sedan Ameo in India. Now the new Ameo comes only in petrol variant in three trim options namely Trendline, Comfortline and Highline. It is powered by an efficient 1.2 litre MPI three cylinder petrol engine which is capable of delivering high power of 74bhp and high torque of 110Nm paired to a five speed manual gearbox. Ameo has been designed on the basis of Polo platform featuring a new styling cues along with projector headlamps, fresh front bumper, horizontal fog lamps, revised alloy wheels and an all new rear profile. Along with that, it has cruise control, rain sensing wipers, anti pinch power windows, front arm rest and static cornering light. The cabin looks really good packed with high end features like touchscreen multimedia music system with Mirror link, i-pod connectivity, phonebook/SMS viewer, tilt and telescopic steering wheel and rear AC vents. Some of its safety features available are standard driver and passenger airbags, ABS, rear view camera with parking sensors etc. With all these features packed altogether, the newly launched Ameo would be a tough competitor car in its segment.

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Volkswagen Ameo Car Models

Volkswagen Ameo is available in 10 variants. View below listing of variants based on their fuel type. Upcoming variants of Ameo are also listed here.

Volkswagen Ameo Petrol Variants

1198 cc,1.2-litre MPI Petrol engine

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₹ 5,34,000

1198 cc,1.2-litre MPI Petrol engine

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₹ 6,10,000

1198 cc,1.2-litre MPI Petrol engine

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₹ 7,06,000

Volkswagen Ameo Diesel Variants

1498 cc,1.5-litre TDI Diesel engine

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₹ 6,34,000

1498 cc,1.5-litre TDI Diesel engine

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₹ 7,35,000

1498 cc,1.5-litre TDI Diesel engine

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₹ 8,17,000

1498 cc,1.5-litre TDI Diesel engine

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₹ 8,50,000

1498 cc,1.5-litre TDI Diesel engine

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₹ 9,32,000

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Editorial Test Drive Review of Volkswagen Ameo

Volkswagen Ameo Review

Europe’s leading car manufacturer Volkswagen has unveiled its first compact sedan known as Ameo at the Auto Expo Event 2016 which is a part of German Engineering with an Indian heart. Volkswagen will soon start its new Ameo car sales in the Indian market by the mid 2016. It is expected to be priced around Rs.6.00 Lac and it has been specially designed for the Indian car enthusiasts which will attract a lot of potential buyers. This new sedan will fight with its similar other cars such as Maruti Swift Dzire, Ford Figo Aspire, Hyundai Xcent, Tata Zest and Honda Amaze.

Volkswagen Ameo Variants

The new Ameo comes in two engine options i.e. petrol and diesel engines

1) Volkswagen Ameo – 1.2L 3-cylinder MPI
2) Volkswagen Ameo – 1.5L 4-cylinder TDI

Design and Engineering


Volkswagen Ameo looks really stunning with its stylish external appearance affixed with more features. The vehicle comes with a body colored bumpers with chrome treatments enhancing the appearance of the car. The chrome finish has been done also for door handles which is quite good. It has been designed embodying Volkswagen’s philosophy of Think Ahead. Think New and it will satisfy the young urban Indians. While designing the vehicle, the company kept in their mind about the compact sedan segment in India and the Indian customer. Moving to the core of design philosophy, the vehicle shows timeless appeal and sharp, distinctive lines along with highlights like the front spoiler lip in body color or the distinctive fold in the outer edges in the front bumper. This compact sedan may have double barrel headlamps with turn indicators and LED daytime running lights. Some of its exterior elements include an updated bumper, a large windscreen, fog lamps, outside mirrors and black colored B-pillars. Apart from that, the car will be affixed with a L-shaped tail lamps with turn indicators and a revised bumper with reflectors.


While watching the interiors closely, the new Volkswagen Ameo gets decorated with a dual tone black and beige color scheme which seems to be quite attractive. The car will be offered with a decent instrument cluster, three spoke steering wheel, air vents and a center console with silver inserts. It is expected to be offered with the well cushioned seats with fabric upholstery. Volkswagen Ameo gets loaded with lot of exciting interior features which includes rain sensing wipers, cruise control, “climatronic” automatic AC with dust and pollen filter, electrically adjustable and foldable ORVMs with turn indicators, cooled glove box, auto dimming IRVM. Not only this, the vehicle will also have small leather package gearshift knob, height adjustable driver seat, one piece fold rear seat, multifunction display, all 4 power windows with comfort function and pinch guard safety, remote controlled central locking and many more. Volkswagen Ameo is not only good at interior space, comfort but also has an excellent infotainment system. This vehicle is integrated with a touchscreen multimedia music system, radio, CD MP3 player, USB, Aux-in, SD Card Reader, four speakers, Bluetooth connectivity, Mirror Link, voice control, i-pod connectivity, phonebook/sms viewer etc. All these features packed with the Volkswagen Ameo makes the ride a pleasurable one.

Ameo Engine Specification

Ameo will be available in both petrol and diesel engine options in which the petrol variant gets a 1.2 litre, three cylinders with a multi point fuel injection system. It may be able to generate a peak power of 74bhp at 5400rpm with torque of 110Nm at 3750rpm. On the other hand, the diesel engine of the vehicle is likely to have 1.5L with four cylinders integrated with a common rail fuel injection system which can be able to offer 88.7bhp power along with torque output of 230Nm. The diesel engine gets coupled to a five speed manual transmission and seven speed DSG transmission where as the 1.2L petrol MPI engine will be mated to five speed manual gear box. Packed with high performance engine, the Ameo is expected to deliver healthy fuel efficiency.

Brakes and Suspension System

The braking and suspension system details of the new Ameo are not yet revealed clearly but it is expected to have disc brakes at the front and drum brakes at the rear. Not only that, AntiLock Braking System quite standard for all variants is an added advantage for the new car. On the other hand, the vehicle will be offered with a front McPherson strut and a semi independent trailing arm in the rear for easy handling of the car. Along with that, the car will have a power assisted steering column for easy maneuverability. Moving to its wheel section, the vehicle will be equipped with a set of steel rims for the base and mid range trims and the top end variants is possible to have alloy wheels.

Safety Features

Volkswagen Ameo is well equipped with lot of safety features for better safety and security. Some of its safety features revealed by the car maker are listed below.

1) Rear view camera with parking sensors
2) ABS – standard for all variants
3) Driver and Passenger airbag – standard for all variants
4) Lane change indicator
5) Front and Rear fog lights
6) Electronic Anti Theft immobilizer
7) Defogger


So, the new compact sedan Volkswagen Ameo will be the perfect combination of highest technology and safety standards in its segment.

Volkswagen Ameo Sales Figures and Report

Know the sales figures of Volkswagen Ameo sales figure in months of July,June,May,April,March,February,January,December,. The sales statistic shown here reveals how Ameo scores against its competitors. You can also compare Ameo with its competitors sales chart

No of Volkswagen Ameo cars sold in July 2017
Month & Year Sales
June-2017 1438
May-2017 926
April-2017 1270
March-2017 2012
February-2017 1747
January-2017 1911
December-2016 1897

Volkswagen Ameo Ex showroom Price in Top cities

Volkswagen Ameo prices were updated on August 16,2017.For on road price of Ameo click on the get on price quotation link

1.2L Trendline 1.2L Comfortline 1.2L Highline 1.5L Trendline MT 1.5L Comfortline MT 1.5L Highline MT 1.5L Comfortline DSG 1.5L Highline DSG
Bangalore 5.34 L 6.11 L 7.18 L 6.45 L 7.48 L 8.31 L 8.65 L 9.48 L
Chennai 5.34 L 6.11 L 7.18 L
Delhi 5.34 L 6.10 L 7.06 L 6.34 L 7.35 L 8.17 L 8.50 L 9.32 L
Hyderabad 5.42 L 6.19 L 7.26 L 6.53 L 7.56 L 8.39 L 8.73 L 9.56 L
Mumbai 5.39 L 6.17 L 7.26 L 6.58 L 7.63 L 8.48 L 8.83 L 9.67 L

* Prices of Volkswagen Ameo car indicated here are ex-showroom price not the on road price of Ameo. Price list is subject to change and for the latest Volkswagen Ameo India prices, submit your details at the booking form available at the top, so that our sales team will get back to you. Volkswagen Ameo mileage mentioned here is based on ARAI test drive and not from Ameo review by vicky team.

Volkswagen Ameo Mileage And Running Cost

Volkswagen Ameo Mileage listed here are company claimed ARAI mileage tested under standard conditions. lists user mileage posted by Ameo owners for city and highway driving respectively. The average mileage of these figures would be the perfect fuel efficiency figure you can expect in indian road conditions. Click full mileage detail to know the running cost of Volkswagen Ameo

Volkswagen Ameo VariantsArai Mileage
Volkswagen Ameo 1.2L Trendline17.83 Kmpl
Volkswagen Ameo 1.2L Comfortline17.83 Kmpl
Volkswagen Ameo 1.5L Trendline MT20.14 Kmpl
Volkswagen Ameo 1.2L Highline17.83 Kmpl
Volkswagen Ameo 1.5L Comfortline MT20.14 Kmpl
Volkswagen Ameo 1.5L Highline MT20.14 Kmpl
Volkswagen Ameo 1.5L Comfortline DSG20.14 Kmpl
Volkswagen Ameo 1.5L Highline DSG20.14 Kmpl
Volkswagen Ameo 1.2L Petrol16.50 Kmpl
Volkswagen Ameo 1.5L Diesel20.14 Kmpl

Volkswagen Ameo Specifications

"The prime specs of Volkswagen Ameo are listed here. The overall length, width of the car should give you an idea about parking space it require. The ground clearance (lowest part of the car to the ground) will give you the measure of water wading capability and confidence of Ameo's capability to run over potholes and speed breakers. However GC (ground clearance) won't tell everything. Other important factors like approach angle, breakover angle and departure angle is required to assess the cars' ability to run in rained indian roads and light off road tracks.Engine specs of Ameo are also listed here. With the power (in bhp) and torque (Nm) figures the most important ratios - power to weight ratio of Ameo and torque to weight ratio. The displacement (in cc) is the measure of cubic capacity of the engine. Earlier there was a notion, larger engines produce more power and torque however with the invention of advanced technologies this is no longer true."

Prime Dimensions Of Volkswagen Ameo

Length 3995 mm
Width 1682 mm
Height 1483 mm
WheelBase 2470 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm
Boot Space 330
Kerb Weight 1044.00 Kg

Tyre And Wheels Of Volkswagen Ameo

Wheel Type Steel wheels
Wheel Size 15 inches
Tyres 185 / 60 R15

Engine Specification Of Volkswagen Ameo

Power 74bhp @ 5400rpm
Torque 110Nm @ 3750rpm
Displacement 1198
Power To Weight Ratio 70.88 bhp/ton
Torque to Weight Ratio 105.36 Nm/ton
Specific Output 61.77 bhp/litre

Volkswagen Ameo Features

Find your favourite Volkswagen Ameo car features list. While power windows, power steering and central locking are considered prime convenience features, the presence of safety features such as abs and airbags will give the necessary safety for the Ameo occupants. Alloy wheels is something everyone would love to boast about.

Volkswagen Ameo 1.2L Trendline 1.2L Comfortline 1.2L Highline 1.5L Trendline MT 1.5L Comfortline MT 1.5L Highline MT 1.5L Comfortline DSG 1.5L Highline DSG
Power Windows
Power Steering
Anti Lock Braking
Driver AirBags
Alloy Wheels
Central Locking

Volkswagen Ameo

If you are done with the expert test drive report on Volkswagen Ameo and look for owners opinion before signing the cheque,here they are. The customer reviews posted here are by actual Ameo owners who own the car for more than 6 months and ride in and out daily. You can also check out team-bhp and mouthshut for Ameo owners service feedback

Best Car in the Segment


Good: All

Bad: None

It is the best looking car in the segment. The front section is quite impressive similar to Vento, the headlamps shiny color is very attractive and many people got confused whether it is Vento or Ameo. Not only external appearance, but interior is also very pretty and comfortable for users. It has done its best in all areas.

Sub-4M segment leader

By Touhid Shaikh

Good: Best in the sub 4m Segment.

Bad: After sales service

Look and Style: Excellent

Comfort: Best in the segment

Pickup: Best in the segment

Mileage: Avg.

Best Features: Mirror link, climate control, reverse parking camera etc

Need to improve; After sales service

Overall Experience: Best

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Volkswagen Ameo User Reviews (1)

Hemant Hemant , Delhi says
I am interested in ground clearance of the car.coz my office is situated in industrial area on the hills.uneven and rocky roads.
Published on 2016-01-26 14:46:36

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