VW Cars Create New National Records in Endurance Testing at NATRAX, Pithampur, MP, India

By WAF Think Tank 

This was like a Special forces mission of the Motown!

The Mission – To set national speed endurance records over 24 hours in VW Cars!

The Battleground –The 11.3km long NATRAX – National Automotive High-speed Test tracks

The Weapons and Ammo – Two Volkswagen Virtus 1.5-litre GTs, one Virtus 1-litre MT, and two Taigun 1-litre ATs.

The Army –  Team EVO India, Media Teams, Team VW

The indomitable VW Machines raced at high speeds, averaging 194 kmph, covering the 11.3km track. Meanwhile the VW Taigun 1.0L TSI maintained a speed of 55kmph, testing the fuel efficiency of the High performance VW TSI engines. Best of Both the World!

Team Volkswagen India have created the following new national records :

🏆 National Records for max distance covered in 24 hours (overall): Volkswagen Virtus GT 1.5l TSI EVO : 4654.48km

🏆 National Records for max distance covered in 24 hours (sedan): Volkswagen #Virtus GT 1.5l TSI EVO : 4654.48km

🏆 National Records for max distance covered in 24 hours (SUV): Volkswagen #Taigun 1.0l TSI : 4423.82 km

🏆 National Records for best fuel efficiency in 24 hours (Turbo petrol engine): Volkswagen Taigun 1.0l TSI, 29.8 kmpl

Though these are all Provisional records but soon shall find entries in the various Books of National Records!

Ashish Gupta, Brand Director, VW India, mentioned,’This outstanding achievement is a collective effort of the expert drivers and our media colleagues who kept aside their usual business and came together to achieve this new national record. No benchmark is too high when, You’re in a Volkswagen!!’

On this amazing achievement, Anuj Guglani, CEO, WAF said, ‘Volkswagen is globally renown for making one of the safest vehicles which are extremely high on quality and performance. This unique collection of multiple new national records around 24 hours endurance running and fuel efficiency tests just quantifies, validates and corroborates VW’s pole position in the Global Motown!