The current gen Polo has been a highly successful model for Volkswagen globally. Other than winning many awards, it started the Polo R WRC challenge that consecutively won four rally titles. It has been around since 2009 and now the fifth gen Polo has reached the end of its lifecycle.
The sixth gen Polo has been under development phase for quite some time now and VW will showcase the production ready version of the 2018 Polo soon. In India, the new model VW Polo will be launched in 2018.
New 2018 Volkswagen Polo India Launch Date
|Model||Expected Launch Date|
|2018 Volkswagen Polo India Launch||First Half 2018|
There were rumors that the next gen Polo will be debuted in India at the 2018 Auto Expo. However, the VW Group won’t be attending the event. This means the new Polo, won’t be present at the 2018 Auto Expo.
Expect it to be launched in the first half of 2018. Internationally, VW will showcase the 2018 Polo in June 2017.
New 2018 Volkswagen Polo Price in India
|Model||Estimated Ex-showroom Price|
|2018 Volkswagen Polo Base Model||Rs. 6.00 lakh|
|2018 Volkswagen Polo Top Model||Rs. 8.50 lakh|
New 2018 Volkswagen Polo India Specifications
|Engine Type/ Displacement||1.0 L Petrol||1.5 L Petrol|
|Power*||75 PS||110 PS|
|Torque*||120 Nm||250 Nm|
|Transmission (Gearbox)||5-speed Manual||5-speed Manual/7-speed DSG|
VW is said to be working on new petrol engines for the upcoming Polo hatchback. These will include 1.0 L, 1.2 L and 1.5 L units. India is expected to get either 1.0 L petrol or 1.2 L petrol.
New 2018 Volkswagen Polo India Mileage
|City*||15 KMPL||17 KMPL|
|Highway*||20 KMPL||23 KMPL|
|ARAI Overall Mileage*||19-21 KMPL||22-23 KMPL|