Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo review
Volkswagen Polo

Volkswagen Polo review

The Volkswagen Polo shows how sophisticated the humble supermini can get
12 Aug 2020
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Small cars come in all kinds of shapes, if not sizes. Here we highlight the best new small cars on sale
18 Mar 2020
Volkswagen Polo SE L 1.0 TSI: long-term test review
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo SE L 1.0 TSI: long-term test review

Final report: Polo is bigger than ever, but we’re sad to see the sweet supermini go
21 May 2019
New Volkswagen Polo R-Line 2019 review
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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

New Volkswagen Polo R-Line 2019 review

VW Polo R-Line mixes sporty looks with low running costs
8 Jan 2019
Volkswagen Polo review
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo review

The Volkswagen Polo is getting old, but it's still a front-runner in the supermini class
16 Mar 2018
New Volkswagen Polo 1.0 petrol 2018 review
Volkswagen Polo 1.0 MPI - front
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

New Volkswagen Polo 1.0 petrol 2018 review

We've got our hands on the new Volkswagen Polo in the UK in 1.0 MPI guise, but is the 64bhp unit the engine to pick?
10 Jan 2018
New VW Polo 2017 review
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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

New VW Polo 2017 review

The new VW Polo picks up where the old Polo left off, adding more tech and sophistication to try and outdo the Ford Fiesta
31 Aug 2017

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Used Volkswagen Polo review
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Used Volkswagen Polo review

A full used buyer’s guide on the Volkswagen Polo covering the Polo Mk5 (2009-2017)
27 Jul 2017
New Volkswagen Polo 2017 prototype review
New Volkswagen Polo 2017 prototype front
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

New Volkswagen Polo 2017 prototype review

We take an exclusive drive in the next-generation version of VW’s Polo supermini and deliver the first verdict on this crucial model
18 Apr 2017
New VW Polo BlueMotion 2015 review
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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

New VW Polo BlueMotion 2015 review

First-ever petrol version of eco baby promises nearly 70mpg and strong refinement
30 Jul 2015
Volkswagen Polo BlueGT review
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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo BlueGT review

We drive the new Volkswagen Polo BlueGT, which mixes pace with economy of more than 60mpg
18 May 2015
VW Polo 1.2 TSI review
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

VW Polo 1.2 TSI review

Three-cylinder Volkswagen Polo supermini has impressed, but what about this 1.2 TSI four-cylinder?
15 Aug 2014
VW Polo 1.4 TDI SE review
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

VW Polo 1.4 TDI SE review

We try new VW Polo 1.4 TDI SE on British roads with three-cylinder diesel
1 Aug 2014
VW Polo 1.0 SE review
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

VW Polo 1.0 SE review

Verdict on British roads on new Volkswagen Polo supermini with 1.0-litre VW up! engine
21 Jul 2014
Volkswagen Polo diesel review
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo diesel review

Petrol version of new Volkswagen Polo 2014 has impressed. Now we try 83mpg diesel
25 Apr 2014
New Volkswagen Polo 2014 review
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

New Volkswagen Polo 2014 review

Changes are mainly under the skin for new 2014 Volkswagen Polo, with extra equipment and new engines
17 Apr 2014
Volkswagen Polo R: 250bhp 4WD prototype driven
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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo R: 250bhp 4WD prototype driven

Volkswagen Polo R is confirmed, and we get behind the wheel of 250bhp four-wheel drive prototype
28 Feb 2014
Volkswagen Polo 2014 revealed with new engines & tech
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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo 2014 revealed with new engines & tech

Upmarket Volkswagen Polo supermini gets facelift, new engines from up! and tech from Golf
28 Jan 2014
Volkswagen Polo
Volkswagen Polo front tracking
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo

£145 per month with a £2,112.95 deposit (6.1 per cent APR)
10 Oct 2013
Volkswagen Polo BlueGT vs SEAT Ibiza FR
Volkswagen Polo BlueGT vs SEAT Ibiza FR
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo BlueGT vs SEAT Ibiza FR

The VW Polo BlueGT mixes hot hatch fun with diesel efficiency. We see if it has the edge over the SEAT Ibiza FR
8 Apr 2013
Volkswagen Polo R WRC
Volkswagen Polo R WRC front tracking
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo R WRC

We drive the most powerful Volkswagen Polo ever - and it proves quite a handful to keep in check
18 Feb 2013
VW Polo R-Line vs MiTo
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

VW Polo R-Line vs MiTo

We pit the new VW Polo R-Line against the Alfa MiTo TwinAir to find out which is more tempting
28 Jan 2013
5. VW Polo
VW Polo
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

5. VW Polo

28 Dec 2012
8. VW Polo BlueMotion
VW Polo BlueMotion
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

8. VW Polo BlueMotion

24 Dec 2012
Volkswagen Polo R WRC
VW Polo R WRC front
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo R WRC

VW has revealed a limited-edition version of the Polo, which gets 217bhp and a 151mph top speed
8 Dec 2012
VW Polo BlueGT prices
VW Polo BlueGT
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

VW Polo BlueGT prices

Prices have been announced for the Volkswagen Polo BlueGT, and the range starts from £17,400
18 Oct 2012
VW Polo Blue GT
VW Polo Blue GT front tracking
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

VW Polo Blue GT

The Polo Blue GT combines strong performance with low emissions, thanks to cutting-edge engine technology
5 Jul 2012
VW Polo R concept
VW Polo R WRC front
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

VW Polo R concept

Volkswagen Polo WRC Street concept revealed at Worthersee, previewing 217bhp model that will make production
17 May 2012
VW Polo 1.2 TSI: Final report
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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

VW Polo 1.2 TSI: Final report

Like the sweets, supermini's price has jumped over the years. Is it worth it?
7 May 2012
VW Polo: Fourth report
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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

VW Polo: Fourth report

Yellow paint makes our VW stand out – but you’ll need to do some DIY if you want to copy the look
14 Mar 2012
VW Polo: Third report
VW Polo and Dan Strong
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

VW Polo: Third report

Can our turbocharged supermini really cut the mustard as a family runaround?
22 Feb 2012
Volkswagen Polo: Second report
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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo: Second report

Can a 1.2-litre Polo really match our man’s classic Golf GTI for pace? We carried out a unique test to find out
24 Oct 2011
Volkswagen Polo: first report
Volkswagen Polo
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo: first report

Our man is expecting big things from our new supermini as we find out if it makes the grade as family transport
18 Jul 2011
Volkswagen Polo GTI vs. rivals
Volkswagen Polo GTI vs. rivals
Volkswagen Polo Hatchback

Volkswagen Polo GTI vs. rivals

VW’s new Polo GTI is aiming for the top of the pocket rocket class. Does it have the go-kart-like thrills to see off Citroen and Skoda rivals?
28 Jan 2011