The Indian market today adds yet another efficient and powerful hatch - the New Polo GT TDI, from Volkswagen. Powered by 1.6 L 4-cylinder turbo-diesel engine, the hatch generates 103.25 bhp of maximum power and peak torque of 250 Nm. This new diesel Polo has been launched at the starting price of Rs. 8.08 Lakh.
Commenting on the launch of the New Polo GT TDI, Mr. Arvind Saxena, Managing Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Volkswagen Group Sales India Pvt. Ltd said “We are committed to bringing in the latest and the most efficient vehicle technologies to the Indian market. The New Polo GT TDI has been created to cater to the requirements of discerning customers, who want the best possible mix of strong power delivery, outstanding driving dynamics and class-leading fuel efficiency.”
Offering a mileage of ARAI-certified 19.78 kmpl, the hatch is fuel efficient which is an added advantage in a price-sensitive market like India. With the New and Polo GT TDI, Volkswagen India now offers Cross Polo, Polo GT TSI and Polo GT TDI. The new car is definitely an attractive addition to the Indian hatchback segment. Sales of the Polo GT TDI will start from today at all VW showrooms.
Polo GT TDI Highlights
Powertrain & Performance:
- 1.6L, 4-cylinder TDI engine
- Power - 103.25 bhp @ 4400 rpm
- Torque - 250 Nm @ 1,500-2,500 rpm
- 5-Speed Manual Gearbox