VW Polo VI GTI

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Description

The sixth generation of the Volkswagen Polo is a B-Segment car launched in 2017, based on the new Volkswagen Group MQB A0 platform and featuring larger dimensions than it’s predecessor.

The performance version, VW Polo VI GTI, launched in 2014, fitted with a four cylinder turbocharged 2.0 liter TSI engine (EA888) producing 200 hp (147 kw) of power and 320 Nm of torque, commbined with a 6 speed manual gearbox or a 6 speed dual clutch gearbox (DSG). The car accelerates from 0-100 km/h in 6,7 seconds and can reach a top speed of 237 km/h (147 mph). The configuration includes special tuning of the springs, auxiliary springs, shock absorbers and anti-roll bars with the body lowered by 15 mm, ‘Sport Select’ version with active dampers (optional), electromechanical power steering, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), XDS differential lock and driving profile selection. Finally the car is equipped with all of the latest driver assistance systems.

Visually, the car is distiguished by a unique bumper with integrated spoiler lip, fog lights and a honeycomb radiator grille with a red stripe and GTI badge, LED headlights, 17 inch or 18 inch wheels, rear spoiler finished in black, tinted tailights and sporty rear bumper with chrome dual tailpipes. Inside, the car featured sport seats upholstered with the clark pattern, black leather trim with contrasting stitching, leather multifunction sports steering wheel, GTI instruments, digital instrument cluster, aluminium pedals and sporty gear knob.

 

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Additional information

Model

VW Polo VI GTI

Production

2018-present

Segment

B

Doors

5

Layout

FWD

Engine Displacement

1984 cm3

Cylinders

L4

Induction

Turbocharged

Fuel

Gasoline

Fuel System

Direct Injection

Power (hp)

200

Power (kw)

147

Power (@rpm)

@4400-6000 rpm

Torque (Nm)

320

Torque (@rpm)

@1500-4400 rpm

0-100km/h

6,7

Top Speed (km/h)

237 km/h

Top Speed (mph)

147 mph

Consumption (lt/100km)

5,9

CO2 (g/km)

134 g/km

Gearbox

6 AT

Weight

1280 kg

Length

4053 mm

Width

1751 mm

Height

1461 mm

Wheelbase

2548 mm

Front Track

1522 mm

Rear Track

1496 mm

Boot Space

351

Tire Size

215/45 R17

Front Brakes

312 mm Ventilated Discs

Rear Brakes

270 mm Solid Discs