The Volkswagen Polo is undoubtedly one of the most popular Supermini cars in the Volkswagen artillery. Its popularity is due its dependability and consistency over the years. First released in the year 1975, this small car sells in huge quantities all over the globe. Currently, 2017 VW Polo is in its fifth generation of production which started back in the year 2008.
2017 VW Polo – Design:
The Hatchback version of polo is definitely one of the most ones, but it’s also available in Sedan and Estate variants. Being award with prestigious World Car of the Year award in 2010, one has high expectations from VW Polo 2017. It will definitely come with several improvements and modifications over its previous versions. Whether the Volkswagen group A0 platform would be retained is yet not confirmed.
One cannot complain when it comes to the design of the 2017 VW Polo. Going by the concept which has been put on a show by the company, it has a sleek futuristic design. A narrow rectangular grille with Mesh-like structure along with two Sharp Rectangular LED headlights seems to go pretty well with the design. The wheel would also have chrome plating.
2017 VW Polo – Engine Variants and Fuel Economy:
The Volkswagen has always been an automobile company suited to develop almost every type of auto vehicles possible. It’s Polo model is regarded as one of the finest cars every made mainly due to an amazing drivetrain inside.
2017 VW Polo may have better as well as more efficient engine unit this time. Under its bonnet, there can be either a 1.2-liter turbocharged petrol based unit or a 1.4-liter turbocharged diesel based engine variant thereby representing a varied range of EU 6 class engines.
Along with these, high level automatic and manual transmission systems will be available for selection. Together an impressive horsepower, as well as torque, can be obtained as a result. Overall, this whole engine unit looks quite exciting to handle.
The company over years have assured and made people believe that performance is guaranteed. The 2017 VW Polo will be no exception. Moreover, this vehicle can get a greater acceleration rate along with whopping record breaking top speeds. Around 20 % to 25 % better fuel economy has been promised which is a remarkable achievement for its engineers.
2017 VW Polo – Price, Launch Date and Competitions:
There is no official information about the pricing and release date of this Polo from VW. The experts believe that it may get a price range from $20,000 to $30,000 based on vivid a feature that gets included. Prices may rise with upgrades as well as trim levels. Surely by 2017’s beginning, it will get released all over.
The VW Polo is in for some stiff competition. There are several other vehicles in the segment which would be considered at par with VW polo by many such as Ford Fiesta and Renault Clio. Other than that there would also be vehicles like Mazda 2 which would be tough to beat.