The Volkswagen Bora, which today is still produced, is far from disappearing, even though already spent 12 years in the market, from the time of its presentation in 1999, in its current form, based on the platform A4. Known as Volkswagen Lavida Car DVD Player in other markets, Bora remains in force, despite being replaced not only by a new generation, but two. This is the Vento which is marketed in Argentina and a few months ago landed with its second generation. The Gran Lavida is a compact hatchback produced by the joint venture of SAIC and Volkswagen (Shanghai-VW). Called “Lang Xing” in Chinese, it is a two-box version of the Volkswagen Lavida in dash DVD (“Lang Yi”). The Lavida family, created specially for the Chinese market, also includes the Cross Lavida (“Lang Jing”); some believe it was born on an extended version of the PQ34 platform.
The novelty is that they have decided Do a restyling, for Volkswagen Lavida Stereo DVD suit the design of the brand and providing it with some elements of new technology in order to maintain the current model until discontinuation. It is expected that the redesigned model, but will use the same platform and body, this algunasmodificaciones on the front and posterior, with new headlights and bumpers. As for the interior, it is expected to adopt a multifunction steering wheel, a large shortfall of this model, you might even get an advance on models 2012, previously the general redesign. Initially, Volkswagen executives had decided to replace Volkswagen Lavida in dash DVD a different model, which would be produced on the same assembly line at the Mexican plant in Puebla. But apparently due to the excellent sales level sedan veteran presents, especially in Mexico, where it leads the market, but for a while now renamed Classic have chosen to extend the useful life until 2017.
While in some markets the Bora was appearing with missing stock, the Mexican plant was readjusting and expanding their production lines in order to adapt to the new models go into production this year, as the new Beetle 2011, which was presented recently. The Volkswagen Lavida in dash DVD remains in force in Argentina, mainly based on price and relatively content due to proven and efficient 1,8T 180 hp engine, its main weapon to fend off competition. In Mexico however, it is simply the best selling vehicle in the country with 45,000 units a month, too important for managers of German company think discontinuation detail. The restyling of Bora arrive in late 2012 as a 2013 model year. It will also incorporate a stereo equipped with more technology, a touch screen large, the style of the Jetta / Vento current generation, as well as adopt the Volkswagen Lavida Car DVD Player control cone an updated design and parking sensors, among others. The introduction of new upholstery and new color combinations for the interior are expected.