Volkswagen Virtus Launch 2022
New Volkswagen Virtus
Hello Goosebumps

Engine1.0L TSI | 1.5L TSI EVO

Displacement (CC)999 cc (3 cylinders) | 1498 cc (4 cylinders)

Transmission6 Speed Manual, 6 Speed Automatic | 6 Speed Manual, 7 Speed DSG

Max. Power [PS (kW) @rpm]115 PS (85 kW) @ 5000 – 5500 RPM | 150 PS (110 kW) @5000 – 6000 RPM⁠1

Max. Torque [Nm @rpm]178 Nm @ 1750 – 4500 RPM | 250 Nm @ 1600 – 3500 RPM⁠1

Starting Price₹ 11 39 900 *

Hello Goosebumps

Striking Design. Exhilarating Performance. German-engineered, inside-out.

The new Volkswagen Virtus is crafted for the ones who chase experiences. And who love nothing more than the freedom of driving a sedan crafted to thrill.

When was the last time something made your hair stand on end in delight? Sometimes, it can be something as simple as taking a drive.

With an all-new sedan featuring striking design, exhilarating performance and the best of German-engineering –  you can’t help but say #HelloGoosebumps.

Presenting the New Volkswagen Virtus.

Performance Line

When it comes to the thrill of driving, the GT badged Performance Line is as invigorating as it gets. It’s powered by the revolutionary 1.5L TSI EVO engine with active cylinder technology mated to a 7-speed DSG transmission, generating 150 PS of power and 250 Nm of torque.

Dynamic Line

Powered by the revolutionary 1.0L TSI engine, the Virtus gives maximum power, with minimum fuel consumption. Generating 115 PS of power and 178 Nm of torque, the Dynamic Line comes in 6-speed manual transmission or automatic transmission options.

Efficiency is not limited to our engines

Volkswagen Virtus maintenance cost starting at just INR 0.40* per km for 60 000 kms or 4 years.

Volkswagen 4EVER Care

Every Volkswagen car promises a hassle-free ownership experience, from the day you buy it. The Virtus comes with 4EVER Care as standard.

Peace of mind with Service Value Package

Enjoy periodic maintenance services for up to 60 000 kms* with the New Virtus 4 year Essential Service Value Package.

360° Virtus Experience

Get a complete view of the New Virtus from the comfort of your screen in 360-degrees.

Hello Striking

Crafted for the thrill of driving, the New Volkswagen Virtus is a thing of beauty. Its striking design exudes elegance every time you set eyes on it.

Outstanding Exteriors

The sheer size and timeless appeal of the saloon silhouette makes it a crowd favourite. And the new Virtus is Big by Design. Being the longest* (4561 mm) and widest* (1752 mm) in its segment gives it an unmistakable presence on the road. A contrast roof* enhances its sporty look. An impressive grille with integrated LED headlamps and the chrome front wing with glossy black accents give Virtus a signature look. The sharp shoulder lines enhance the length of the Virtus and give it a streamlined appearance. While a rear chrome wing, dual shoulder lines and signature LED tail lamps make the Virtus practically unmissable, even from a distance.

Big by design

Second glances are guaranteed with the Virtus’ stellar look. Making this all-new sedan stand apart, even when standing still.

Chiseled to perfection, its sharp shoulder lines exude sophistication and elegance, effortlessly.
‘Razor’ glossy black alloys, GT branding at front and rear, Chrome plaquette on the front fender with GT branding, red brake callipers in the front, Glossy black rear spoiler, aluminum pedals, and other GT elements in the Virtus Performance Line bring alive the legendary performance and technology Volkswagen is known and loved for.
Sharp, striking and classy – the chrome grille give the Virtus a bold and distinctive look, while the window strip and door handles elevate its already impressive design.
Feel closer to the skies and the stars with the sunroof on the Virtus.

Impressive Interiors

With a best-in-segment wheelbase (2561 mm), the Virtus is spacious as can be. The digital cockpit and infotainment system placed in a high-gloss black “island” at the centre is a guaranteed conversation starter. Premium leatherette seats with contrast stitching carry the performance oriented design to the inside. Chrome detailing and premium materials in the Virtus’ interiors exude a refined elegance.

Decor Inserts

Finer details like premium décor inserts give the dashboard a touch of class.

Seats that aren’t only a delight to sit on but also a delight to look at.
Sit back, stretch out and relax in the Virtus’ spacious interiors.
521L of ample boot space in your Virtus makes sure you’re never underpacked.
Lean back and relax, the Virtus has you covered.

Hello Exhilarating

This exhilarating sedan is built for the ones who love the thrill of driving.


2 Engines, 3 Gearbox

The New Volkswagen Virtus is available in 2 engine options.

The Dynamic Line: Get the best of both worlds with this practical yet high-octane variant that comes with a 1.0L TSI engine in 6-speed manual transmission or automatic transmission options.

The Performance Line: The sporty GT badged Performance Line that runs on the revolutionary 1.5L TSI EVO engine with Active Cylinder Technology mated with a 7-speed DSG transmission.

High performance of TSI EVO Engine: The 1.5 L TSI EVO is engineered to provide power on demand with maximum efficiency.

Active Cylinder Technology

Get maximum power while keeping fuel consumption in check with Active Cylinder Technology on the 1.5L TSI EVO engine.

7-speed DSG

Seamless gear changes = a smoother driving experience, with the 7-speed DSG in the Virtus.

Hello Connectivity

The Virtus comes with a 25.65 cm VW Play touchscreen infotainment system with 8 speakers, equipped with Wireless App connect with Apple CarplayTM & Android AutoTM . Its 20.32 cm digital cockpit with a customisable user interface lets you switch between analog and digital displays, seamlessly. And with wireless mobile charging, your phone will never run out of juice.

Large Touchscreen Infotainment (25.65 cm)

The Virtus’ infotainment system keeps you connected and entertained on-the-go.

Compatibility features including Wireless AppConnect that lets you sync your devices directly with the Virtus via Android AutoTM or Apple CarplayTM. Built in apps like GaanaTM, Booking.comTM and SygicTM navigation gives you total control of your Virtus.
No phone charger? No problem. The Virtus comes standard with wireless mobile charging.
Your very own personal assistant – My Volkswagen Connect puts the Virtus at your fingertips.

My Volkswagen ConnectConnect to your Virtus, from anywhere

Introducing My Volkswagen Connect. Our distinct connectivity solution that gives you unparalleled access to your Virtus, through your smartphone. Stay updated with its location at all times. Find what’s nearby, starting from parking to fuel stations, Get real time reports and save your information on the cloud, Access it anytime you like, Stay on top of the hustle with My Volkswagen Connect.

Here’s a list of mobile devices (phones, tablets, players) compatible with the inbuilt Volkswagen Infotainment System in the Virtus (bluetooth handsfree, bluetooth audio streaming, etc)

Hello Convenience

Go keyless with the smart KESSY feature. The multi-function steering wheel puts the Virtus at your fingertips. Smart touch Climatronic AC and ventilated leather front seats keep you comfortable. A 60:40 split in the rear seats ensures there’s sufficient space. And engine idle start/stop function optimises fuel consumption.



Who needs keys when you’ve got KESSY? Start and stop your Virtus at the push of a button.

Whatever the weather, inside the Virtus, you decide the temperature.
Cruise safely through all your adventures in the Virtus.
Stay cool and comfy on every journey with front ventilated leather seats.
The sheer thrill of driving meets modern-day convenience with the Virtus’ multi-function steering wheel.

Hello Safety

With a variety of safety features, along with a robust body built on the MQB A’Zero’ IN framework, safety is hardwired into the Virtus’ DNA.The Virtus is packed with 40+ safety features. Up to 6 airbags ensure safety in the event of a critical crash and Electronic Stability Control detects critical situations and prevents skidding. Park distance control & rear view camera make parking in tight spots easier than ever. Multi-collision brakes, and Hill Hold Control keep you secure. While, tire pressure deflation warning, 3-head rests at rear, ISOFIX child seat anchorage, and brake disc wiping make the Virtus a safe choice.

6 airbags

Safety never takes a back seat in the Virtus. Up to 6 airbags protect the car’s occupants in the event of a critical incidence.

Open highways or tight city corners, the Virtus keeps a firm grip on the road with Electronic Stability Control.
In the event of a collision, multi-collision brakes set into action to stop the vehicle and reduce additional damage.
See more of what’s in front of you with LED Headlamps with LED DRLs in the all new Virtus.
Striking to look at, these Signature LED tail lamps shine bright for those behind you.

Performance line

1.5L TSI and DSG combination

The 1.5L TSI and DSG combination is an amazing combination of fun to drive and efficiency thanks to its high gear spread.  For those keen to go automatic, the Direct Shift Gearbox with Dual Clutch System has already made its mark and has taken automatic gearbox driving experience to the next level. DSG Gearbox is known for its quick and smooth gear shift without any loss of torque, has a sporty edge and offers the best driving experience.

Technical Specifications

All features and variant comparisons


Rising Blue Metalic
Candy White
Carbon Steel Grey
Wild Cherry Red
Reflex Silver
Curcuma Yellow


Own the New Virtus
starting at ₹ 11 21 900*

New Virtus

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Bring home the best of
New Virtus

The MQB A0 IN platform

Its indigenized version – the MQB A0 IN ensures that the New Virtus is made in India and made for India in every way, for every unique journey.

Volkswagen Virtual Showrrom

Now get a LIVE demo for any Volkswagen from the comfort of your home. Connect and interact with a sales consultant via an AV interface and get all your queries resolved.

Available at select dealerships only.


At Volkswagen, your safety is our priority. Our team is determined to observe every essential hygiene measure, ensuring that every customer wishing to reach out to us feels protected. These measures will be deligently observed at our showrooms as well as service centres.


Terms and conditions apply. Images are for representation purpose. Actual features, accessories and specification may vary depending on variant and/or Country. Features and accessories shown may not be a part of standard equipment and are subject to change without prior notice. Actual colour may vary. The dark shade on the glass is due to the lighting effect. For further details, please visit our authorised dealership. Obey traffic rules, always wear seat belt.

*Per kilometer cost calculation is basis 4 year Essential Service Value Package cost for 60 000 kms or 4 years