2018-2019 Volkswagen has recently presented the restyling version of its budget sedan Polo. Very soon the novelty will appear in the networks of authorized dealers in the territory of Russia.
We suggest you familiarize yourself with the main innovations that brought with it the modernization. It is worth noting that the update is not affected only the appearance. I changed a little salon, a list of basic and optional equipment added so than before and do not have to expect from a B-class.
So the manufacturer makes every effort to keep honest obtained high positions in the Russian market with its new 2018-2019 Volkswagen Polo Sedan year.
The updated sedan looks
Appearance changed at least a little, but the accuracy and timidity of German experts clearly traced here.
The front end now has a new bumper and modified grille trim. Now it has become even closer to the more “expensive” family Golf and Passat. It draws attention and other head optics, which may optionally have a Bi-Xenon and LED. Also, designers have corrected the hood by doing more expressive edges on it.
Lateral changes much less. In fact, they are it is to use new caps for the wheels in the initial configuration, as well as other light-alloy wheels, which are available in the more expensive versions.
The rear part can boast a new bumper and retouched optics.
The interior space was corrected in order to improve the convenience of the driver and passengers. Materials became a little better, though, and restyling them to not have to complain.
Pleasantly pleased with inlays in brushed chrome on the center console. Sam interior can now be beige. The driver at the disposal of a new steering wheel and sit now he and his passengers will be able to with a padded armchairs.
Options 2018-2019 Volkswagen Polo Sedan
As for equipment, there is the potential buyers will have something to surprise and please. The list of packages will remain the same, but some of them will receive additional equipment.
For example, a complete set Comfortline buyers base and optionally receive:
- New more powerful headlights;
- Bi-Xenon head optics;
- LED daytime running lights;
- headlight washers head optics;
- fog lamps with cornering function highlighting;
- electric folding door mirrors (for the first time in Class B);
- front parking sensors (a first for Class B).
Also worth noting is the presence of a basic set of equipment such as:
- reinforced suspension for bad roads;
- adaptation of cars under hot and cold weather conditions;
- electric windows on all side windows;
- central locking;
- front air bags;
- Daytime Running Lights;
- LED license plate lights behind.
Of course, as the complete growth of the buyer can get more and more. But it will have to pay extra for, respectively.
The price of the new 2018-2019 Volkswagen Polo Sedan
Sales of the updated 2018-2019 Volkswagen Polo Sedan Year in Russia will begin in mid-June of the current year.
The novelty has already collected at the facilities of 2018-2019 Volkswagen Group Rus plant, located in the city of Kaluga. Where work began in May of this year.
As for the price, but it will amount to 550 thousand rubles. But for the money, as you have noticed, buyers will get quite an impressive list of equipment.
Considering all the above, it is not surprising that the 2018-2019 Volkswagen Polo Sedan since its inception in the domestic market demonstrates such high sales figures and held firmly on top of the rating of the most popular sedans in the European class. The updates within the restyling only add pop machine.
Technical characteristics of the Polo Sedan
If we talk about the technical details, here we have not received anything new. The choice of Russian buyers are two power units will be offered. Both petrol and with the same working volume.
- Start the engine with the 1.6-liter produces 85 horsepower and 145 Nm of torque. Supplied with a five-speed manual transmission. This tandem ensures dynamic acceleration from zero to hundred in 11.9 seconds. Maximum speed – 179 kilometers per hour. fuel consumption – 6.4 liters per 100 km in mixed mode.
- Senior engine more attractive. Its volume is the same 1.6-liter, but output increased to 105 horsepower, and torque – up to 153 Nm. It can work with five-step mechanics or machine dedicated six. On manual transmission accelerates from zero to a hundred takes 10.5 seconds for the automatic transmission – 12.1 seconds. The maximum speed in both cases of 190 kilometers per hour. Claimed fuel consumption figure of – 6.5 and 7.0 liters in mixed mode at 100 kilometers to the mechanics and the machine respectively.
Video Test Drive
Work undertaken by the Company 2018-2019 Volkswagen can not be called global. Small changes in the interior, more or less serious work on the exterior. However pleasantly pleased a new approach to integration, the emergence of options, which are low-cost sedan in class can still only dream of.
Alas, nothing new has occurred in the engine compartment. In many ways, the owners of 2018-2019 Volkswagen Polo Sedan agree – the car needs at least another one, more powerful powertrains. 105 horses frankly not enough to capture the audience’s really all that would like to purchase this sedan. Yes, he’s good at everything, but because of the lack of decent engines customers have to look for something else.
If 2018-2019 Volkswagen will correct this flaw, then, perhaps, in its class at the Polo Sedan competitors will not.