A right hand drive Polo Highline diesel is the 4,00,000th car rolling out form the Volkswagen plant in Pune, India. German automakers Volkswagen’s fully owned Indian subsidiary have crossed this major milestone in just 5 years after the plant commenced production in March 2009.
Here we compile information on top 5 upcoming sedan launches this year that will be worth waiting. List includes facelifts and all-new cars from popular manufacturers like Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai, Volkswagen, Skoda and Tata, in the form of Swift Dzire, Ciaz, Verna facelift, Vento 1.5 TDI, Rapid 1.5 TDI and Tata Zest respectively.
Here we compile information on top 5 upcoming hatchback launches this year that will be worth waiting. List includes revamps and all new cars from popular auto makers like Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai, Volkswagen, Tata and Fiat, in the form of Swift facelift, 2nd generation i20, Polo GT, Bolt and Punto EVO respectively.
New Volkswagen Polo was launched on 15th July 2014, with new diesel engine and updated cosmetics on both inside and outside. On keener investigation, we see changes in dimensions as well. Lets get to it one by one in our first drive review here.
Volkswagen is looking at increasing its presence in Indian market by introducing new products in two increasingly popular segments. Compact SUV and Compact Sedan spaces are fiercely attracting buyers; Volkswagen to enter in 2 to 3 years.
Volkswagen launched facelift version of Polo premium hatchback just yesterday, to update styling cues and replace 1.2 litre 3 cylinder and 1.6 litre 4 cylinder diesel engines with new 1.5 litre mill. Both petrol and diesel versions of new Polo have three variants each, just like earlier offer. They are Trendline, Comfortline and Highline. Lets take a look at what each trim has to offer.
German automakers, Volkswagen AG have ambitious plans to be the world’s top carmaker by 2018, superseding both Toyota and General Motors. These plans also include India wherein the company plans investment to the tune of Rs 1,500 crores ($250 million) over the next six year period.
In more premium hatchback space, we have limited contenders, Volkswagen Polo, Maruti Swift and Hyundai i10. As all of them are pretty outdated, respective companies had started working on facelifts and next generation upgrades. Out of which Volkswagen Polo facelift has rushed ahead to launch today.