New Volkswagen Cross Polo gets power from a 1.2-litre petrol engine for max output of 74 bhp and 110 Nm of torque. Cross Polo 1.2 MPI crossover design, build quality and safety coupled with 16.47 kmpl mileage, makes the petrol car an optimum blend of power and fuel economy.
New Cross Polo safety features include anti-lock brakes (ABS) and dual front airbags. Keeping to its Polo heritage, new Cross Polo has been awarded a 4-star NCAP safety rating. Vehicle features include dual-beam halogen headlamps with black finish, 15″ alloy wheels, ‘Cross’ bumpers with silver accents, silver-painted roof rails and rear-view mirror housing, and ‘Cross’ front grille with chrome accent.
Interior upgrades span a leather-wrapped flat-bottomed steering wheel, superior ‘Cloud Titan Black’ upholstery and ‘Climatronic’ automatic air-conditioning. Michael Mayer, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Volkswagen Group Sales India Pvt. Ltd. says New Volkswagen Cross Polo brings some excitement to the premium hatchback segment here appealing to those who prefer sportiness and individuality in their cars.
New Cross Polo bookings begin from 15 January 2015. Ex-showroom Mumbai price starts at Rs 6.94 lakh. Colours on offer are Flash Red, Deep Black and Reflex Silver.
Earlier this week, Kamal Basu was appointed as as Head of Marketing & PR, Volkswagen Passenger Cars. He was earlier appointed as Skoda Auto India Marketing Head in 2012 where he oversaw product marketing, lead management, communication and media, and worked with sales, after-sales and dealer network teams. He was happy to have contributed to Skoda’s performance in India over the last 3 years, and looks forward to making a contribution in Volkswagen’s growth in the Indian car market.
Michael Mayer, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars welcomed Kamal as a strong and valuable addition on board at Volkswagen India where he will play a key role in developing the strengths of Volkswagen in India. Kamal Basu’s appointment is effective from 1st January, 2015.