Volkswagen introduced its facelifted Polo lineup two months ago. This did not include the top-of-the-range GTI model. But now the German car brand has introduced the Polo hot hatch online. Volkswagen Passenger Cars CEO Ralf Brandstetter has released two pictures of the new Volkswagen Polo GTI on social media platforms. These images reveal that the automaker has incorporated several design updates in the car.
Volkswagen Polo GTI Look and Design
Images of the updated Volkswagen Polo GTI have been revealed, showing a completely redesigned headlamp and wider taillights. It also gets a honeycomb mesh grille with integrated LED daytime running lights, the usual sporty red accents, dual exhaust tips, dual-tone alloy wheels with red brake calipers. The black mirrors and roof provided in the car make the look of this hot hatch more sporty.
Volkswagen Polo GTI Features
This car is loaded with features. It could get a standard digital instrument cluster, 9.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system, updated climate control system, as seen on the Tiguan and Arteon. Volkswagen is yet to reveal the details of the engine and transmission and other specifications of the new car. The automaker is promising a powerful TSI engine for this hot hatch.
Volkswagen Polo GTI Engine and Power
The 2.0-liter petrol engine can be found in the Volkswagen Polo GTI. This engine generates power of 204 hp and torque of 320 Nm. This engine was also used in the outgoing model. This engine will be mated to a 6-speed manual transmission. However, there will also be a DSG automatic version.