Isuzu MU-X vs Volkswagen Taigun
Should you buy Isuzu MU-X or Volkswagen Taigun? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. Isuzu MU-X price starts at Rs 35 Lakh ex-showroom for 4X2 AT (Diesel) and Volkswagen Taigun price starts Rs 11.62 Lakh ex-showroom for 1.0 TSI Comfortline (Petrol). MU-X has 1898 cc (Diesel top model) engine, while Taigun has 1498 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the MU-X has a mileage of 13.0 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the Taigun has a mileage of 20.08 kmpl (Petrol top model).
MU-X Vs Taigun
|Key Highlights||Isuzu MU-X||Volkswagen Taigun|
|Mileage (city)||12.0 kmpl||-|
|On Road Price in New Delhi|
|Finance Available (EMI)|
|Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)|
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|Engine and Transmission|
Engine type in car refers to the type of engine that powers the vehicle. There are many different types of car engines, but the most common are petrol (gasoline) and diesel engines
1.9L Ddi Diesel
1.5L TSI EVO with ACT
The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
|No Of Cylinder|
ICE engines have one or more cylinders. More cylinders typically mean more smoothness and more power, but it also means more moving parts and less fuel efficiency.
|Max Power (bhp@rpm)|
Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
|Max Torque (nm@rpm)|
The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
|Valves Per Cylinder|
Valves let air and fuel into the cylinders of a combustion engine. More valves typically make more power and are more efficient.
Valve configuration refers to the number and arrangement of intake and exhaust valves in each engine cylinder.
|Fuel Supply System|
Responsible for delivering fuel from the fuel tank into your internal combustion engine (ICE). More sophisticated systems give you better mileage.
A device that forces more air into an internal combustion engine. More air can burn more fuel and make more power. Turbochargers utilise exhaust gas energy to make more power.
|Fuel & Performance|
|Fuel Tank Capacity|
|Emission Norm Compliance|
BS VI 2.0
BS VI 2.0
|Top Speed (Kmph)|
|Suspension, Steering & Brakes|
Independent Double wishbone coil springs gas shock absorbers stabiliser bar
McPherson suspension and stabiliser bar
Penta-link coil suspension gas shock absorbers stabiliser bar
Twist beam axle
Tilt & Collapsible
Tilt & Telescopic
|Steering Gear Type|
Rack & Pinion
|Turning Radius (Metres)|
|Front Brake Type|
|Rear Brake Type|
|Top Speed (Kmph)|
|City driveability (20-80kmph)|
|Braking (80-0 kmph)|
|Dimensions & Capacity|
The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
|Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)|
The laden ground clearance is the vertical distance between the ground and the lowest point of the car when the car is empty. More ground clearnace means when fully loaded your car won't scrape on tall speedbreakers, or broken roads.
|Wheel Base (mm)|
Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
|Front Tread (mm)|
The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a four-wheeler's front wheels. Also known as front track. The relation between the front and rear tread/track numbers decides a cars stability.
|Rear Tread (mm)|
The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a fourwheeler's rear wheels. Also known as Rear Track. The relation between the front and rear Tread/Track numbers dictates a cars stability
|Kerb Weight (kg)|
It is the weight of just a car, including fluids such as engine oil, coolant and brake fluid, combined with a fuel tank that is filled to 90 percent capacity.
The gross weight of a car is the maximum weight that a car can carry which includes the weight of the car itself, the weight of the passengers, and the weight of any cargo that is being carried. Overloading a car is unsafe as it effects handling and could also damage components like the suspension.
|Boot Space (Litres)|
|No. of Doors|
|Comfort & Convenience|
|Power Windows Front||Yes||Yes|
|Power Windows Rear||Yes||Yes|
|Automatic Climate Control||Yes||Yes|
|Air Quality Control||Yes|
|Remote Trunk Opener|
Some cars have buttons on the key to unlock only the trunk/boot of the car without unlocking any of the doors.
|Low Fuel Warning Light||Yes||Yes|
|Accessory Power Outlet||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Reading Lamp||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Seat Headrest||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest||Yes||Yes|
|Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts||Yes|
|Cup Holders Front||Yes||Yes|
|Cup Holders Rear||Yes||Yes|
|Rear AC Vents||Yes||Yes|
|Seat Lumbar Support||Yes||Yes|
|Multifunction Steering Wheel||Yes||Yes|
|Real-Time Vehicle Tracking|
|Foldable Rear Seat|
|Smart Access Card Entry||Yes||Yes|
|Engine Start Stop Button||Yes||Yes|
|Glove Box Cooling|
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
|Steering Wheel Gearshift Paddles|
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
|Central Console Armrest||Yes|
|Gear Shift Indicator||No||No|
|Luggage Hook And Net||No||No|
|Height Adjustable Driver Seat||Yes||Yes|
|Electric Adjustable Seats|
|Follow Me Home Headlamps|
A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
|Electronic Multi Tripmeter||Yes||Yes|
|Leather Steering Wheel||Yes||Yes|
It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
|Dual Tone Dashboard||No||Yes|
Twin-cockpit ergonomic interior design,Sporty lava black interior with silver highlights, Luxurious quilted soft leather seats, Soft pad on all side door armrests, door trims & front floor console armrest, Premium finish dashboard with soft-touch panels, Leather wrapped steering wheel, Piano black finish on gear shift bezel, Chrome finish on side doors inner levers, gear shift bezel, front console cup holders & air vent knobs, Bright silver finish on shift-on-the-fly 4x4 knob*, steering, auto AC console & IP center console, Premium Barleycorn Guilloche finish on door inserts, Front anatomically designed bucket seats, 6 -way power adjustable driver seat, 60:40 split 2nd row seats with fold away centre arm rest, One-touch fold & tumble 2nd row seat, 50:50 split-fold 3rd row seats, One-touch fold 3rd row seats, Flat-fold 2nd & 3rd row seats, Adjustable headrests for all seats, including centre seat, Glovebox with light, 3 Power outlets- IP centre console, upper utility box & rear cargo area, 3 USB ports - IP centre console, entertainment system & 2nd row floor console, Dual-purpose driver and front passenger cup holder tray, IP with two retractable cup holders-cum-utility boxes, Overhead console with twin map lights & flip-down sunglasses holder, Front floor console with two cup holders, 2nd row armrest with two cup holders, Front & Rear door storage with bottle holders, 3rd row trims with cup holders, 3rd row floor console with cubby hole, Coat hooks on 2nd row assist grips, Cargo net hooks in cargo area
GT branding on front grill, GT branding at rear, Chrome plaquette on the front fender with GT branding,Seat upholstery GT - partial leatherette with Wild Cherry Red stitching,Center armrest in Leatherette, front, Laser red ambient lighting, GT welcome message on infotainment, Alu pedals, Red painted brake calliper in front, Dual tone exterior with roof painted in Carbon Steel Grey, Premium dual tone interior, High quality scratch-resistant dashboard, Amur Grey or Dark Red Glossy and Carbon Pattern décor inserts, Chrome accent on air vents slider, Chrome accent on air vents frame, Leatherette + Fabric seat upholstery, Driver side foot rest, Driver side sunvisor with ticket holder, Passenger side sunvisor with vanity mirror, Foldable roof grab handles, front, Foldable roof grab handles with hooks, rear, Ambient light pack: LEDs for door panel switches, front and rear reading lamps, Luggage compartment: Light and utility hooks, Rear parcel tray, 20.32 cm Digital cockpit (instrument cluster), 12V Plug front, Front 2x USB-C sockets (data+charging), Rear 2x USB-C socket module (charging only), Time fence, Driving behaviour, SOS emergency call, Safety aletrs, Trip analysis, Documents due date reminder
|Available Colors||Galena GrayNautilus BlueRed Spinal MicaBlack MicaSilver MetallicSilky White Pearl+1 MoreMU-X Colors||Lava BlueRising Blue MetallicCurcuma YellowCarbon Steel GreyDeep Black PearlReflex SilverCandy WhiteWild Cherry Red+3 MoreTaigun Colors|
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|Fog Lights Front|
Front fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's front bumper. They are designed to improve visibility in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
|Fog Lights Rear|
Rear fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's rear bumper. Unlike front fog lights, rear fog lights are designed to ensure cars driving behind you can see you better in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
|Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror|
Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
|Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View Mirror|
Manually adjustable exterior rear view mirrors refer to stick-like controls inside the car that are used to adjust the angle of the exterior rear view mirrors.
|Electric Folding Rear View Mirror|
It refers to a vehicle's mirrors opening and closing at the touch of a button.
|Rain Sensing Wiper|
It refers to a water/moisture sensor that automatically starts the wiper when it rains or water is splashed onto the car's windshield. It is a feature that aids both convenience and safety.
|Rear Window Wiper|
It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
|Rear Window Washer|
It is the sprayer/water dispenser located near the rear windshield that works with the rear wiper to clean the glass.
|Rear Window Defogger|
Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
A rear spoiler is used to increase downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars however, they're used simply for looks.
A sunroof is a glass panel on the roof of the vehicle. It can either be just over the front seats or extend further backward towards the rear.
Side steppers are a convenience feature, usually offered in vehicles with high floors, to make it easier to step into or out of the car. They are either pemanently fixed near the side of the vehicle or deploy electrically. The latter is usually only with luxury cars.
|Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators|
It refers to an additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle. It warns both oncoming and following traffic.
It refers to a shiny silver finish on the grille of a vehicle.
Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
|Dual Tone Body Colour|
Cars with dual-tone body colours have two paint colours applied, usually where one colour is used heavily while the other is a contrast applied only to parts like the roof and outside mirrors.
Projector headlights are high-performance headlights that use a special lens to focus the headlight beam better, improving visibility.
Cars with this feature will automatically switch on their fog lamps when the steering is turned, to improve visibility at the front corners of the car.
Roof rails are parts attached to a car's roof that can either enhance a car's styling or be used to carry luggage carriers. Not all roof rails are designed to take loads and if they are, they have strict weight limits.
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Projector Headlights,LED Tail lamps
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps,Cornering Fog lights
LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
Eagle-inspired sharp & muscular exterior design, Sharp & sleek headlamp & taillamp design, Recessed front fog lamps with chrome garnish, LED Day-time Running Lights (DRL) & light guide integrated in headlamps, Two-tone metallic grey-body coloured front & rear bumpers, Multi-spoke diamond-cut alloy wheels, Double slat chrome radiator grille, Chrome door handles, Chrome tailgate garnish, Chrome fold-in power door mirrors with integrated turn indicators, Aluminium side steps, Shark-fin antenna with gun-metal finish, Wrap-around rear glass - quarter glass & rear windshield, Roof rails (max. load capacity 60 ), Dual-tone rear spoiler, Bi-LED projector headlamps with auto-levelling, LED rear position lamps
3D Chrome step grille, Chrome applique on door handles, Chrome garnish on window bottom line, Dual tone exterior with Carbon Steel roof, Signature Trapezoidal chrome wing, front, Chrome strip on grille - upper, Chrome strip on grille - lower, Front diffuser Silver painted, Muscular elevated bonnet with chiseled lines, Sharp dual shoulder lines, Functional roof rails, Silver, Side cladding, grained, Body coloured door mirrors housing with LED indicators, Body coloured door handles, Rear diffuser Silver painted, Signature Trapezoidal chrome wing, rearf
|Automatic Driving Lights|
Car headlamps automatically turn on in low light conditions, and switch off in bright conditions.
|Anti Lock Braking System||Yes||Yes|
|Power Door Locks||Yes|
|Child Safety Locks||Yes||Yes|
|Anti Theft Alarm||Yes|
|No Of Airbags|
|Side Airbag Front||Yes||Yes|
|Side Airbag Rear||Yes|
|Day Night Rear View Mirror||Yes|
|Passenger Side Rear View Mirror||Yes|
|Rear Seat Belts||Yes|
|Seat Belt Warning||Yes||Yes|
|Side Impact Beams||Yes|
|Front Impact Beams||Yes|
|Tyre Pressure Monitor|
|Engine Check Warning||Yes|
|Electronic Stability Control||Yes||Yes|
|Advance Safety Features|
“Terrain Coand” control with 'shift-on-the-fly' 2-high 4-high selection at up to 100 km/h, ISUZU-patent special aluminium alloy with double-walled water jacketing, Cast iron upper with advanced anti-friction induction-hardened cylinder bores, cast alloy lower, Heavy-duty steel chain-driven dual overhead camshafts, Electronic high pressure coon-rail diesel-direct injection (Ddi), Intercooled Variable Geometry System (VGS), Diamond-like carbon-coated pistons and injectors, Automatic with Sequential Shift & Brake Shift Lock Electronically controlled with Adaptive Grade Logic & fuel-saving Lock-up Torque Converter, Adaptive Grade Logic Control: holds gear in varied-gradient ascents, selects gear on steep descents to hold speed with engine braking, Uphill & Downhill Drive Control (transmission based), Separate, full-length heavy-duty ladder construction chassis, Front Axle Independent. 4x4: fully floating with outer CV & inner double offset joints, Rear Axle Rigid semi-floating banjo with hypoid final drive, 300 Front Ventilated Disc Brakes with Twin-pot Calipers, 318 Rear Ventilated Disc Brake, Curtain airbag, 3-point retractable seat belts for all seating positions, Emergency locking retractor (ELR) for all seat belts, 3 ISOFIX childseat anchorage for 2nd row seats, Automatic door lock release on airbag deployment, High tensile steel body construction with tailor-welded blanks, Driver & passenger seat belt warning, Audible & visual headlight-ON & parking light-ON warni
Active Cylinder Technology, Engine idle Start/Stop, Curtain Airbag, Multi-collison brakes (MCB), Anti-slip regulation (ASR), Brake disc wiping, Electronic differential lock system, All seats with 3-point seat belts, Seat belt reminder (Driver and Co-dr), 5 headrest (for all passengers), Engine iobiliser with floating code system, Speed alert system, Parking sensors, rear, Reversing camera with static guidelines, ISOFIX child seat anchorage, rear 2x, Rain and Light sensor, Tyre Pressure Deflation Warning , Auto-diing interior rearview mirror, Auto coming / leaving home lights
|Anti Theft Device||Yes|
|Anti Pinch Power Windows|
|Isofix Child Seat Mounts||Yes||Yes|
|Pretensioners And Force Limiter Seatbelts||Yes|
|Sos Emergency Assistance|
|Geo Fence Alert|
|Hill Descent Control||Yes|
|Entertainment & Communication|
|Wireless Phone Charging|
|USB And Auxiliary Input||Yes||Yes|
|Touch Screen Size|
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay,
,Android Auto,Apple CarPlay,
|Apple Car Play||Yes||Yes|
|Number Of Speaker|
compatibility, with iPod®, Bluetooth® phone & audio streaming, “Live Surround Sound” roof-mounted sound system with 8 speakers
Valet mode,ygicTM navigation, offline, GaanaTM, Booking.comTM, AudiobooksTM, 25.65 cm VW Play Touchscreen infotainment with Apps
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