The new Volkswagen Polo GTI is due to arrive in the UK this summer. The Volkswagen Polo GTI has a 1.4 TSi engine which is capable of delivering 47mpg on the combined cycle and emits only 139g/km co2 emissions.
The TSI engine is linked to a compact seven speed twin clutch DSG gearbox that channels drive through the front axle. In addition the Volkswagen Polo GTI is fitted with XDS differential, an electronic cross axle traction control system for improved traction and handling. Nearly as fast as its big brother the Golf GTI the Volkswagen Polo GTI can hit 0-60 mph in less than seven seconds, with a top speed of 142mph.
The Volkswagen Polo GTI has a fantastic racy look which is completed with 17inch wheels and red brake callipers, inside is a racy flat bottomed steering wheel. Prices are reported to be around the £18,000 mark.