Volkswagen India has launched the 2015 Volkswagen Polo with new features in the country on Monday. The hatchback is priced at Rs 5.23 lakh (ex showroom Mumbai) and goes till Rs 8.41 lakh for the high end variant.
There are no mechanical updates made on the 2015 Polo. The Volkswagen Polo continues to feature the same 1.5-litre TDI that pumps out a power of 88 bhp and has a maximum torque of 230 Nm and 1.2-litre MPI powertrains that are capable of churning out 74 bhp of power and 110 Nm of peak torque. The performance oriented models – GT TSI and GT TDI too continue to feature the same 1.2-litre TSI that develop a power of 103 bhp with a peak torque of 175 Nm and 1.5-litre TDI engine that produces a power of 103 bhp and a torque of 250Nm. While a 5-speed manual transmission is a standard offering, the 1.2 GT TSI features a 7-speed DSG automatic gearbox.
The new Volkswagen Polo comes with added features such as cruise control, cooled glovebox, turn indicators on the ORVMs and electrically folding ORVMs. While cruise control and electrically folding wing mirrors are reserved for the Highline variant, the chilled glovebox is extended to the mid Comfortline variant, and turn indicators on the ORVMs are standard across the range.
Prices (ex-showroom, Mumbai)
VW Polo 1.2 MPI – 5.23 lakh
VW Polo 1.5 TDI – 6.55 lakh
VW Polo GT TSI – Rs. 8.41 lakh
VW Polo GT TDI – 8.41 lakh