The Australian division of Volkswagen have announced prices for their new Polo model. Some prices of previous models have been lowered along with some brand new variants of the Polo being added.

Making way for the UP!

There is now no more entry level three doors Treadline variant as the brand new Up! City car is expected to take it’s placed. There is now a five door Treadline variant in order to compensate for the loss. The only variant that is available in both three and five door form is the Volkswagen Polo GTI.

Price changes

The five door Treadline model in question will start off at $16,990 which is approximately £11,479. It will contain the conventional five speed manual transmission as well as a four cylinder petrol engine. The Comfortline Polo will again be petrol powered vehicle and has been made cheaper from $19,850 (approximately £13,415) to $18,990 (approximately £12,833). The price of the Volkswagen Polo 66TDI has fallen from $22,350 (approximately £15,105) to $21,490 (Approximately £14,524).

New features

There are a host of advanced and sophisticated new features within the new Volkswagen Polo which include Bluetooth connectivity for your phone, a new Volkswagen Media Device Interface System and stylish and safer daytime driving lights. These are not extras but are all standard across the whole range.

At the higher end of the range with the Volkswagen Polo GTI there is a new RCD 150 touch screen audio system. A brand new automatic climate control system along with rain sensing wipers along with an automatically dimming rear view mirror.

The prices are an indication of UK prices and the new 2012 Volkswagen Polo is sure to make a great impact when released.

 

Official prices

Model: Polo Trendline

Transmission: 5 speed manual

Prices: $16,990 (new) – Approximately £11,479

 

Model: Polo Trendline

Transmission: 7 speed DSG

Prices: – $19,490 (new) – Approximately £13,169

 

Model: Polo 77TSI Comfortline

Transmission:   6 speed manual

Price: $18,990 down from $19,850 previously – Approximately £12,831

 

Model: Polo 77TSI Comfortline

Transmission: 7 speed DSG

Price: $21,490 down from $22,350 – Approximately £14,522

 

Model:  Polo 66TDI Comfortline

Transmission: 5 speed manual

Price: - $21,490 down from $22,350 previously – Approximately £14,522

 

Model:  Polo 66TDI Comfortline

Transmission: 7 speed DSG

Price: - $23,990 down from $24,850 previously – Approximately £16,212

 

Model:  Polo GTI 3 door

Transmission: 7 speed DSG

Price: $27,790 – Approximately £18,780

 

Model:    Polo GTI 5 door

Transmission: 7 speed DSG

Price: - $28,990 – Approximately £19,593