The power of forced induction: Volkswagen’s “Vento Turbocharged Tour” happening near you


VW Vento Media Drive (8)

Going turbocharged has many benefits, road or track cars alike – and Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) is reaching out to the masses with the “Vento Turbocharged Tour”, held at 11 selected locations across the country.

True to Volkswagen’s philosophy that its cars are better experienced than explained, this tour provides participants with the invaluable opportunity to personally feel the power and response from the turbocharged engine of the Vento, and be educated on basic car safety and driving skills. This includes proper sitting and steering wheel position, emergency braking, defensive driving skills and also slalom courses. Adding to the exhilaration, members of the public can also participate in various stunt demos sessions.

VW Vento Media Drive (15)

The award-winning Volkswagen Vento comes with a 1.2 liter TSI turbocharged direct injection engine that is paired with a 7-speed DSG automatic transmission. With the highest torque in its class, the Vento offers superior driving performance that participants will truly enjoy. The Vento is also rated 5-star by ASEAN NCAP for its range of safety features including Electronic Stability Control (ESC) which participants can put to the test.

Members of the public can also test drive other Volkswagen models, and enjoy special offers on bookings made during the event. The “Vento Turbocharged Tour” is free of charge and the driving activities are open to those with a valid driver’s license. Details of the first three Tours are listed below:

18th – 19th March, 10AM to 7PM: Aeon Bukit Tinggi, Klang
13th – 14th May, 10AM to 7PM: Mydin Ayer Keroh, Malacca
29th – 30th July, 10AM to 7PM: Stadium Darul Makmur, Kelantan

Looking for more photos of the turbocharged Vento? Check out our list of shots we did previously here!



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