Whether it is about elegant features, stunning design, or awe inspiring power, Volkswagen cars has it all. Previously Volkswagen was known for premium cars only but considering the expansion and profit scope in hatchback segment of India, Volkswagen proudly introduced Polo. Exceptional quality, infinite vigour, and impressive quality were some of the aspects that provided this car with an unmatched status in Indian automotive market. The car has been giving a tough fight to some of the best selling cars like Maruti Swift, Nissan Micra, and Hyundai i20 currently.
Volkswagen Polo is a masterpiece on all front be it exteriors, interiors, or power. The sporty silhouette, sleek headlights, chromed grille, deep running crease lines on both sides marked by 15-inches alloy wheels on both sides can easily get you envious look from every passerby. On the inner section, Volkswagen has blessed Polo with some of the best-in-class features like leather upholstery, integrated CD/MP3 player, 60:40 splitting rear seat, rear defogger, luggage compartment light, glove box, remote central lock, day/night rear view mirror, tinted glasses, and what not.
With an aim to cater a wider customer base, Volkswagen has presented Polo with both diesel and petrol fuel options. The petrol version of Polo is powered by a 1.2-litre engine that delivers power worth 105PS along with a mileage of 17kmpl while its 1.2-litre diesel engine gives power worth 75PS and a mileage of 20kmpl. These engines pass on their power to wheels through 5-speed manual transmission and a 7-speed DSG transmission.
The safety aspect has also been taken care of well by Volkswagen that has blessed Polo with latest safety features like Anti Lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic anti-theft immobilizer, active & passive safeguards, central lock, Dual Front air bags, 3 point automatic seat belts, power steering, head restraints that prevent injury during a collision, and a few others.
Presently Volkswagen is offering Polo in 10 versions out of which 5 are powered by a petrol engine while rest are diesel based models. The price range of this hatchback extends from Rs.4.99 lakhs to Rs.8.08 lakhs which makes it a pocket friendly car unlike other Volkswagen cars. The on-road price range of this car varies from state to state depending on tax regime of each state. Volkswagen Polo is quite a suitable option for major consumer base, the only thing that can bother you is the high maintenance cost that can sometime hurt your pocket.