Volkswagen Polo: A Classic Hatchback

The best by Volkswagen- Volkswagen Polo:

The very subcompact super-mini car which has been produced and marketed by Volkswagen has its sale in Europe and the rest markets worldwide and is available in number of variants which include coupe, hatchback and saloon. The model was unveiled in the year of 1975 and with the year of 2011 over the year it has successfully released all the five generation of its automobile and the models which are somewhat related to Volkswagen Group include SEAT Ibiza, Skoda Fabia, Audi A1.

High Recognition of Volkswagen Polo:

During the year 2010 Polo achieved the award of being the World Car for the year. Sales for Volkswagen has increased all time in the recent years and have crossed the mark of 12 million mark worldwide on 2010 February by producing 11,111,111th model of Polo and ranking its first anniversary of production in Pune, India. In the year 2010, UK saw 45000 units that were sold in just one year of its production. It even received the tag of being the bestselling car in UK.

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Technical Characteristics of Volkswagen Polo

Technical Characteristics of 2011 Volkswagen Polo Sedan 1.6 Tiptronic produced by Volkswagen (DE).

Body Type Saloon (sedan) 4 doors / 5 seats
Weight 1182 Kg
Length 4384 mm
Height 1466 mm
Wheelbase 2552 mm
Front Track 1460 mm
Rear Track 1498 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm
Fuel Capacity 55 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering rack & pinion PAS
Fuel Supply System EFI
Max Power 105HP (77 kW) @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque 155Nm @ 3500 rpm
CO2 Emissions 154 g/Km
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 1598 cc
Bore 77 mm
Stroke 87 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 4 INLINE
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 16
Compression Ratio 10.5:1
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes Dr-S-ABS
Standard Wheels 6J x 15 / 6J x 15
Standard Tyres 185/60 R 15 / 185/60 R 15
Suspension Front n/a
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission 6 speed automatic
Number of gears 6
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h 12.3 seconds
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 8.6 l/100km
Road 5.3 l/100km
Mixt 6.5 l/100km