As the epic moto event is coursing ahead with the utmost zeal, we can watch the glamour of new unveilings on the second media day too. Volkswagen has showcased its premium Polo GTI hatchback on the present day of the Expo. Reports stated that this sizzling, compact hot-hatch is set for a launch in the coming September. The car will throw a tough competition to the prevailing Abarth Punto Evo, once it gets launched. Albeit, the Evo made its inception last year and was home-made, Polo GTI will reach the Indian soil as a CBU (Completely-Built-Unit).
Volkswagen Polo GTI currently belongs to the category of the most popular hot hatch worldwide. The three door version of the car, unlike the standard hatchback is the first of its kind in the Indian automobile market. Aesthetic bits of the car include LED daytime headlights, all new revamped forepart bumper, LED taillamps and twin exhaust pipes.
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When it comes to the interiors, the vehicle embellishes a 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system, coming with Apple CarPlay and Google Android Auto. People can pair their Android and iOS devices with the fun system. Moreover, it sports flat-bottom steering wheel.
The heart of the Polo GTI comprises of a VW’s 1.8-liter TSi turbocharged petrol motor, which propels an utmost power of 192PS and 320NM of peak torque. The engine comes mated to a six-speed manual as well as a seven-speed DSG dual-clutch automatic unit.
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