Volkswagen: Volkswagen has rolled out many pleasant cars in India which were praised by all buyers. The company has many innovative and mid-range cars which have good sales ratings. Recently, the famous company, Volkswagen India has stopped the production of the 1.2-litre 3-cylinder petrol engine in their Polo hatchback. So now, the Polo models will be powered by 1-liter, three-cylinder MPI engine preferably. The latest engine is further enhanced fuel efficient than previous variants. Considerably, the previous 1.2-litre MPI petrol delivered 16.47 kmpl as per the ARAI analysis outcome, the brand-new less 1-liter MPI petrol engine is capable of producing 18.78 kmpl.
However, the fresh engine is lower than the existing variant. The engine produces the identical 75 bhp of the peak power. The torque production of the 1-liter engine is probably lowered to 95 Nm which is lesser than the 110 Nm in the earlier 1.2-litre engine. The latest 1-liter petrol engine will displace the 1.2-litre unit the naturally aspirated petrol based modifications of the Polo. With the shift of the engine feature, the price tag remains the same as 5.41 lakh (ex-showroom).
Steffen Knapp, Director, VW Passenger Cars India, claimed that they are ensured towards the manufacturing their products with improved variation. Hence, they have gratified to launch the Polo with a brand-new 1.0 L MPI engine. The great performance and safety level of their vehicles have always attracted customers. They hope that the new variant also maintains the same. They moreover improve their company plan, implementing an assorted selection to India’s notable car-customer, with increased engine choices that best suit their necessities
On the other hand, Volkswagen will not permanently stop the sales of amazing 1.2-litre turbocharged petrol engine variant in the Polo GT TSI which is able to produce 108 bhp of peak power and 250 Nm of peak torque. The engine is combined with a 7-speed dual clutch gearbox transmission. Exclusively for diesel buyers, Volkswagen provides the Polo with a 1.5-litre turbo diesel 4-cylinder engine which produces 89 bhp of peak power and 230 Nm of peak torque as a standard variant or 108 bhp of peak power and 250 Nm of peak torque in GT TDI variant. The company will use the same 1.0 L engine in the future coming, Ameo. The Volkswagen Polo rivals against the likes of Maruti Suzuki Baleno in India.