The VW polo version has been anticipated for long; its expected release was early but indications are it could be an end of 2017 or early 2018 for the Polo SUV to appear in the market. The car is expected to be supermini to other Volkswagen cars; the manufacturer has adopted the MQB platform graduating from its older architecture witnessed in VW Tuareg and Tiguan. The new model looks like an amplified Tiguan with a small look, superior engine power, and increased wheel breadth. So is it different from the earlier versions of VW? Let’s have a look at the features and specifications;
2018 VW Polo SUV – External Body Parts and Inner Cosmetic Changes
Recent leaks on the internet show significant similarities in the exterior version of the model. It comes with designs similar to Jeep Grand Cherokee, the front is curved with an X-shaped badge and hollow, it also has a grille opening and other visual tricks. In the Geneva motor show, the German machine was showcased in a Summer Green metallic color but is likely to come in a variety of colors. The 2018 Volkswagen Polo SUV will come with rounded headlights and fog lamps and uniquely curved front bonnet. The 2018 VW Polo SUV wheel has also been increased 2565mm.
The interior will be designed differently as of other VW SUVs with unique visual identity. The cabin of 2018 VW Polo SUV will be buttonless and switch free, regular controls for air conditioner and audio systems will likely be gesture controlled or voice commands embedded in a touchscreen interface will be used. The doors and windows are hinted to be similar to that of VW SUV Tiguan in a bid to reduce the model’s cost production cost.
2018 VW Polo SUV – Engine and Performance
With its sporty design, the 2018 VW Polo SUV is likely to be a hybrid car, with high-tech hybridized cars; VW is looking to maximize the current technology they have. The Polo version will likely have a V6 engine with 3.6 liters six-speed automatic transmission. The car will offer a choice of front or all-wheel drive in its baby SUV but definitely will be perfect with an all-wheel drive. Its MQB architecture will offer flexible engine modifications, however; price and size of the car will be a challenge. It will be a petrol and diesel engine car with 1.6-liter units to 1.5-liter switch on the machine. Not much engine and performance difference will be witnessed between the 2018 Polo SUV version and other VW SUV cars. The company wants a small car with the same performance as the other VW cars but brings a whole new design and comfort experience.
2018 VW Polo SUV – Price and Release Date
There have been speculations about the price but it might be starting from $ 30000 as an entry level market price to attract customers. The price is, however, likely to rise as new 2018 VW Polo SUV gains traction in the market. It is a fair price for its class and what it gives, be ready with that cash if a fan of VW series. The release date of 2018 VW Polo SUV is likely to be the course of 2017 to early 2018. Look out for that new class machine that is always good in terms of its use as it is also durable.