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2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT – Review

When it comes to the Volksvagen, the first thing that comes to the mind is the segment of the small hatchback and recently the company introduced a new member of the family to this class named as , 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT. The model is a really appealing and modified member of the Polo lineup and it can easily distinguish itself from the rest of the models. The style and look of the new 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT are a blend of different Volkwagen models. For example, the rear and front end of the car carry a style of the Volkswagen Polo GTI with the side sills of the Volkswagen BlueMotion car. In fact, the latest small hatchback 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT can give a good and fun driving experience together with comfort and enjoyment.

What it looks like?

Volkswagen Polo BlueGT - Exterior

The most important thing for a customer in a car that can attract him in a few seconds is the exterior of the car. The look and style of a car have more power and so it can encourage the customer to consider it. The 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT has also a really attractive and charming style that can definitely make you stare at. The look of the new 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT is a bit mot aggressive as compared to the rest of the Polo lineup. The model has stolen some exterior features from the Volkswagen Polo GTI including the bumpers, roof spoiler and diffuser and at the same time it shares the side sills and windshield rain channels with the Volkswagen BlueMotion. Other features complementing the exterior of the 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT including LED daytime running lights, 17 inch alloy wheels, black painted front grille and side view mirrors.

What is inside the car?

Volkswagen Polo BlueGT - Interior

The interior of the car is really attractive and appealing however is carrying the conventional simplicity and comfort of the Volkswagen. The inside of the car you will find a roomy cabin, comfortable sports seat of fine quality cloth with stunning blue detailing, leather trim Steering wheel with “GT” logo, with a same Polo style dashboard, adjustable seat, enough head room and leg room. The 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT is equipped with air condition, cruise control, Bluetooth system, electric windows and an iPod connection as standard.

Engine and Performance

Volkswagen Polo BlueGT - Performance

The performance of the 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT is also there to complement the exterior and interior of the car making it a superb model to buy. The 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT is equipped with a new 1.4L TSI EA211 4 cylinder Turbocharged engine that automatically shuts off two cylinders at light throttle loads. This automatic system is simply improving the fuel efficiency of the car. For the first time, the Volkswagen introduced this engine in the Polo lineup and the ride experience of this engine in the 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT is totally different in the Golf lineup. The engine can push the car from 0-62 mph in 7.9 seconds whereas in the Golf it was 8.4 seconds. It is because the 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT is about 58kg lighter. The engine can impressively produce 138horsepower and a torque of 185 lb ft. The engine is mated with a 6 speed manual transmission box and a 7 speed automatic is offered as an option and has a top speed of 130mph.

Competitors

The 2013 Volkswagen Polo BlueGT has to compete Ford Fiesta ST, Renault Clio and Chevy Aveo.

Pricing

The new Volkswagen Polo BlueGT is available in 3 door and 5 door model and is available within a price range of £17,400 to £19,400.

Volkswagen Polo BlueGT - Rear

Pros

  • Powerful and fuel efficient engine
  • Comfortable and roomy cabin
  • An aggressive look

Cons

  • Too unique for its class and may not achieve high sales
  • Not offered in the US.

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