New 2018 VW Polo Model, Release Date, Specs and Price
2018 VW Polo GTI would not get drastic change. Back in 2015, we have seen the previous model of the VW Polo. Right now, the 2018 model is still under the development with much improvement. Even the spy photographers caught the test mule. It was under the test in Europe and it seems that Volkswagen has big plan to move the hatchback up a bit to penetrate the market. The new generation will get new interior features, new technology with larger engines.
The spy shots showed that the car was too camouflaged and it was hard t see the actual details. If we have to say, the new 2018 VW Polo will not go with revolutionary look especially for the styling. It will go more than just getting few tucks and nips. The company is working for new headlamps, taillights, and revised bumpers as well as reshaped from the grille. For other parts, everything will be the same to the previous model. The most significant highlight is the slightly longer wheelbase that can be the new version of smallest platform they could provide. The wheelbase likely is stretched about 3.5 inches with a new length about 100.8 inches. With the shorter overhangs, it has the similar length to the outgoing model, but hopefully this new hatchback is longer and wider than before. Other than that, there will be red stripe and badge placed on the front grille, with the side skirts and sporty bumpers along with five-spoke rims and red brake calipers.
Speaking about the cabin, new features will be brought to the 2018 VW Polo. It has a brand new dashboard with revised AC vents as well as new center stack and revised instrument cluster. The steering wheel is new with the updated controls on its table and the seats are upgraded to give a higher level of comfort and convenience. The company has a big willing to set a fire with the main competitors and therefore they improve everything inside such as the materials to give you high comfort. The GTI model comes with the flat-bottom steering wheel, red stitching and accents for the seats and the floor mats as well as black chrome trim. The technology in GTI model will come with more interesting since it has a new platform. The main highlights will be the color infotainment screen, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, smartphone connectivity and others.
2018 VW Polo Engine
It is still a big mystery about the engine that they will use to support 2018 VW Polo since there are two possible options. The first can be the updated version of the current turbocharged four-cylinder and 1.8 liters to produce 189 hp and 236 pound-feet of torque. It is also possible to see the detuned version of 2.0-liter turbo four. The most important are the car should generate about 200 hp or 260 hp that should be more than the Fiesta.
2018 VW Polo will be ready to hit the market somewhere in 2018 with the price about more than $26,500 for the base.