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Volkswagen Polo 1.6 Petrol at price of 6.16 lakh launched in india

Posted by on Sep 14, 2010 | 1 Comment

After the successful entrance of 1.2L Polo in India, the largest European car manufacturer Volkswagen has launched its new variant model named Volkswagen Polo 1.6 Petrol in the Indian market today 14th September 2010. It is available to sell at priced Rs. 6.16 Lakh in ex showroom New Delhi.

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On 23rd February, 2010, Volkswagen Polo was first launched in India. Volkswagen India launched the 1.2-L Polo in March 2010 with a price of Rs 4.8 lakh in the country. The Company manufactured the new Polo1.6 Petrol at Volkswagen’s Chakan plant in Pune, which is already available to the customers in the highline petrol variant.

Volkswagen’s Volkswagen Polo has been first seen in January 2010 in Auto Expo 2010 in Delhi and since then soon it was officially launched in 1.2 Litre MPFI Petrol Engine variant in India that has been doing great sales numbers since then. Now, Volkswagen India has finally launched its most awaited 1.6 MPFI Litre Petrol Engine variant in Mumbai India.

Neeraj Garg, Member of Volkswagen India Board and Director for Volkswagen Passenger Cars said in the release that “With the introduction of this variant, the Polo becomes even more exciting for our customers as it becomes more powerful and fun to drive while continuing to maintain all the features available in the 1.2-L Polo.” He also told to the media that “the new 1.6-litre petrol Polo is more powerful and fun to drive and yet retains all the features of the 1.2-litre Polo.”

Volkswagen Polo 1.6 Petrol at price of 6.16 lakh launched in india

The new 1.6 L Polo comes with features chrome strip in front grille, body-colored outside door handles and ORVMs, green wedge at top section of wind shield, galvanized body with six years anti-corrosion warranty and 15-inch alloy wheels. The interior of this car features chrome-coated gear shift knobs and internal door handles, chrome interior trims, 1-litre bottle-sized storage compartments and rear seats with 60-40 split folding as well as superior “livon” fabrics. This new variants comes with a 4-cylinder petrol engine and is paired with a 5-speed manual gear box that gives a 15.96 km/litre fuel efficiency.

Volkswagen Polo 1.6 Petrol Specifications

  • 5 Speed Manual Transmissions
  • Fuel Mileage of 15.96 KMPL
  • 0 to 100 KMPH in 11.1 Seconds
  • 1.6 Litre MPFI Engine
  • 4 Cylinder BS4 compatible
  • Length = 3970mm, width = 1682mm, Height = 1453mm
  • Wheelbase = 2456 mm, Ground Clearance = 168 mm
  • Max Power – 105 PS @ 5250 RPM
  • Max Torque – 153 Nm @ 3750 RPM

Volkswagen Polo 1.6 Petrol Features

  • Body colored bumpers
  • Chrome strip in front grille
  • Body coloured outside door handles
  • Front airbags for driver and co-driver
  • Electronic anti theft immobilizer
  • Multi function information display including door opening warning
  • Height adjustable driving seats
  • Body colored outside mirrors
  • Galvanized body with 6 years anti-corrosion warranty
  • Front disc brakes
  • ABS
  • Adjustable power steering that improves drive comfort
  • Rear de fogger
  • Power locks with remote transmitters
  • 15 inch alloy wheels
  • Gear shift knobs in chrome
  • Interior door handles in chrome
  • Chrome interior trims
  • Storage compartments for 1 litter bottles
  • 60/40 split folding rear seats
  • Superior ‘livon’ upholstery

1 comment

  1. Daljeet Singh says:

    any info on VW upgrading/adding any new features in 1.6 polo in near future?

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