The next generation of Volkswagen Polo will be the first model built on a new platform of concern – MQB A0, write the newspaper Auto Express, which reveals also details of a new hatchback
The car will debut in 2107, and after him at the same chassis will be built a new generation of Audi A1, SEAT Ibiza and the Škoda Fabia. Thanks to its new architecture, these models will retain the dimensions, but the distance between the two axles will increase. Will grow also accordingly and space in the interior, and it will be one of the main advantages of the engineers of Volkswagen in the fight against the new-generation of Ford Fiesta. It is expected to debut around 6 months before the next Polo. To keep up with its competitors, the Germans will offer a richer equipment, new security systems, and better materials inside.
The range of engines of next Polo will include 1.0-liter gasoline engine in three variants of power – 80, 110 and 115 hp, and the new 1.5-liter engines in Volkswagen. They are gasoline and diesel, and develop between 90 and 160 hp. Engines will be combined with 5 and 6-speed manual gearbox, and with 7-speed DSG-transmission