Volkswagen Polo is one of the best looking hatchbacks in the Indian car market today. It is the fifth generation Polo and certainly brings top notch German build quality combined with sleek and stylish European design elements. Polo has understated looks with a very contemporary new design with a slightly wide and balanced stance. It has wide head lamps and large fog lamps and features a big VW logo on its chromed grille. Volkswagen Polo has chunky looking 7 spoke alloy wheels adding muscle to the already sporty design elements of the car. It looks gorgeous in VW red and has excellent fit and finish. Volkswagen Polo has spacious interiors and comes with good interior build quality. It has hard plastics commonly found as standard in European cars and a mix of beige and chrome shaded interiors. It feels classy inside and the dashboard and center console on the Polo looks quite clean and understated. There is ample space for taller passengers and the Polo will seat 5 passengers comfortably.
Volkswagen Polo has includes features such as tilt and telescopic adjustable power steering, power windows, CD and MP3 stereo music system with 4 speakers, front armrests and has plenty of storage areas within and a large boot space of 280 liters. Volkswagen Polo petrol is available from a 1.2 three cylinder engine mated to a 5 speed gearbox which produces 74 BHP at 5400 RPM and 110 NM of torque at 3750 RPM, the Polo also comes with an excellent diesel engine which produces 74 BHP at 4200 RPM and 180 NM of torque at 2000 RPM and has an ARAI certified fuel efficiency of 22.07 kmpl. It has a sedan like ride quality and gives you a feeling of a luxury car. It has good feedback from its steering and seems to be built keeping the enthusiast driver in mind. Volkswagen Polo is available in three engine options with the price starting from 1.2 L Polo Trendline which is priced (ex-showroom Delhi) at 4.63 lakhs to top variant Polo 1.2 Highline is priced at 6.04 lakhs. The diesel engine Polo 1.2 Trendline is priced from 5.59 lakhs to the top variant Polo 1.2 diesel Highline which is priced at 7.06 lakhs only. The pricing combined with the German build quality makes it good value for the money that you are paying for this hatchback. For a detailed analysis read below.