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Mini Golf isn't just a fun game. It's also the best descriptor for the imminent 2018 Volkswagen Polo, which takes the company's smallest model (in Australia) to new heights, in terms of space, in-car tech and dynamic sophistication.
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Audi A1 vs Volkswagen Polo GTI: light car comparison

Audi A1 Attraction vs Volkswagen Polo GTI Model Overview Audi A1 Attraction three-door six-speed manual – $29,900 Volkswagen Polo GTI five-door seven-speed DSG – $28,990 Most people with their hearts set on purchasing the newest and smallest Audi to hit our shores – the Audi A1 – have probably given little consideration to the standard Volkswagen Polo range...

2011 Volkswagen Polo GT and GTD rumoured

According to recent international reports, Volkswagen is thinking of introducing a Volkswagen Polo GT and a Volkswagen Polo GTD into the lineup. This would follow a similar trim-level trend set by the Volkswagen Golf. It's unknown what engines would be designated for each model, but reports say to expect a variant of the 1...

2011 Volkswagen Polo GTI launched in Australia

Volkswagen Australia has today launched the 2011 Volkswagen Polo GTI, a brand new hot hatch that could very well be Australia’s best baby racer. The numbers alone are quite special. Maximum power output from the 1.4-litre twin-charged direct-injection engine is 132kW – a staggering 55kW more than the next most powerful petrol engine in the Polo range...

Volkswagen Polo GTI at 2010 AIMS

Size certainly doesn't matter when it comes to little hot hatches. The new Volkswagen Polo GTI is now using a tiny 1.4-litre engine mated to a seven-speed dual clutch DSG transmission but it's faster and almost 25 percent more fuel efficient than its predecessor. They 1.4-litre engine makes use of both turbo and supercharging technology to deliver 132kW whilst using just t 6...

Volkswagen Polo Sedan Unveiled

Following the launch of the new Volkswagen Polo hatchback in Australia, the sedan variant has been officially unveiled today in Moscow. Volkswagen has built the Polo initially just for the Russian market with the new sedan being produced on a new assembly line at the German company's plant in Kaluga (western Russia). It's powered by a 1...

2010 Volkswagen Polo spy photos, spotted in Sydney this morning

An eagle-eyed CarAdvice reader has spotted the new 2010 Volkswagen Golf parked in a suburban Sydney street this morning. The car, which appears to be a base model three-door, if the plastic wheel trims are anything to go by, shows the latest Volkswagen styling cues, as recently seen on Volkswagen Golf and Volkswagen Transporter models, have now found their way to the brand's smaller offering...

Volkswagen CrossPolo & Polo GTI - Geneva 2010

Volkswagen has released the latest generation of the CrossPolo at the Geneva Motorshow. By taking the good looks of the Polo hatchback and toughening it up with black plastic around the wheel arches, across the sills and the lower parts of the doors and both front and rear bumpers. At the front the bumper has a honeycomb air intake and a silver trim at the bottom...

2011 Volkswagen Polo GTI heading to Australia

Update: Volkswagen Polo GTI Review . There are a select few cars which we hold in high regard, but the GTI badge on Volkswagen vehicles has always been a consistent sign of "this is going to be fun" and we expect no less from the new Volkswagen Polo GTI which has just been unveiled. Having started life back in 1986, the Polo GTI has come a long way from having just 83kW from its tiny supercharged engine...

2010 Volkswagen Polo GTI set for mid-year launch in UK

Update: 2011 Volkswagen Polo GTI UK buyers will be among the first to receive the new Volkswagen Polo GTI, a car VW promises to be "the fastest, most focused and cleanest performance Polo yet produced". The first performance variant of the Volkswagen Polo was unveiled back in 1986 as the G40 Coupé – a car that matched a high-revving mixed a fast-revving, 83kW supercharged engine with lightweight body and sharpened responses...

Volkswagen Polo number 11,111,111 rolls off the line in India

On a state visit to India, Prof. Dr. Horst Köhler, President of the Federal Republic of Germany, has toured Volkswagen's Pune plant to mark the celebrations of the 11,111,111th Polo ever produced. Pictured above, the President joined Prof. Dr. Jochem Heizmann, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG with responsibility for ‘Group Production’, and Jörg Müller, President and Managing Director of Volkswagen Group India...

VW Polo 2010 European Car of the Year

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