Hot hatch enthusiasts rejoice. Volkswagen Asian nation is ready to usher in the Polo GT TSI, powered by a one,197 cc, four-cylinder turbocharged gasoline engine. This engine are going to be mated to a seven-speed DSG, or direct shift casing.
Recognizing that there still exists a marketplace for a automotive with some extent of performance, VW Asian nation is about to require another crack at this phase with the Polo GT. The Polo 1.6 that the corporate offered incidental was a slow starter, and didn’t extremely tickle the flowery of automotive patrons. However, with this new variant and therefore the technology it showcases from Volkswagen, things might bounce back.
What helps matters little doubt is that the engine’s displacement, that since it's but one,200 cc, mechanically qualifies the automotive for AN excise profit. VW Asian nation is about to pass this on to the client, that solely sweetens the deal.
The 1.2 TSI unit puts out a healthy one zero five annotation and one hundred seventy five NM of force, that the corporate claims will launch the Polo GT to a hundred km/h in mere nine.7 seconds and on to a prime speed of one hundred ninety km/h. Fuel economy won’t be shabby either, with VW claiming the Polo GT manages eighteen.9 km/l, albeit within the European driving cycle. ARAI figures shouldn’t disagree an excessive amount of.
Apart from the Polo GT, this 1.2 TSI motor also will notice its approach beneath the bonnet of different product from the VW atomic number 47 stable, together with the Vento sedan, Skoda Fabia hatchback and Skoda fast sedan.
A lot can depend upon the ultimate value. With the TSI motor and DSG technology thrown in yet, expect a sticker value of around Rs seven 100000, ex-showroom. VW Asian nation can sweeten the deal by providing tasty 15-inch alloy wheels, a rear spoiler and a few interior elaborations. The new Polo GT is predicted to be obtainable in 3 colors – red, black and white.