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TSI Technology

Volkswagen TSI Engine

Power meets efficiency

An engine may be powerful, an engine may be efficient, but a perfect combination of both is surely a rare find. And that is exactly what our TSI engine has to offer you.

When you drive a Volkswagen with a TSI engine you don't have to choose between performance and economy, making it an engine every other engine aspires to be.

TSI is Volkswagen’s pioneering technology for petrol engines. The result of this innovative technology is power and torque packed high-tech units with low consumption.

TSI engines employs combination of three advanced technologies namely, Stratified Direct Fuel Injection (FSI), downsizing concept and the turbocharging, to develop higher performance than engines with larger capacity.

It ensures:

  • Maximum power with low fuel consumption. 
  • Reduction of carbon dioxide emissions. 
  • Relaxed driving style with little shifting. 
  • Low-maintenance and long-life of the engine.

Wonder what India’s best car experts have to say about Volkswagen’s TSI technology?

Volkswagen’s TSI engines have been the benchmark for enthusiasts driving
Sirish Chandran
Editor, EVO India
It’s powerful enough to pack a punch, making it among the best in the business
Sanjeev Joshi
Editor, Rotormouth
A solid amount of performance without sacrificing on fuel efficiency
Vikram Gour
Editor, Motorscribes


Now compliant with BS6, the modern engine technology in Volkswagen models is characterised by economy, high torque and power. It is crafted for you who loves driving and drives a lot, but still want to keep your consumption down.

Our TSI technology, a combination of maximum power coupled with minimum consumption, is nothing short of revolutionary. Designed to deliver maximum torque even from low engine speeds, TSI technology offers the twin benefit of not only increasing your driving pleasure, but also reducing fuel consumption significantly.

Awarded the International Engine of the Year as well as the Best Green Engine awards, TSI technology is ever-evolving, with even further improvements in the pipeline.