Polo S

Volkswagen Polo S


The sporty, stylish and fun Volkswagen Polo S offers an impressive array of equipment as standard. It is packed with features and is truly dependable – and that’s the entry level model.

With three and five door variants available, a range of innovative safety features as standard. Plus numerous packs and driver assistance systems available for added comfort, safety and convenience, the Polo S offers unbelievable value and is as individual, impressive and incomparable as ever.

Its 1.0-litre engine packs 60PS that powers the punchy Polo S from 0 – 62mph in just 15.5 seconds - plus it can achieve up to 60.1mpg. Its smooth 5-speed manual transmission makes for a responsive, comfortable ride that is well-suited to both city driving and motorway cruising.

The Polo S combines the classic Volkswagen design with a quality finish, clever use of space and impressive credentials.

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The Polo S has been designed to keep all occupants safe, utilising years of Volkswagen research and advanced technology.

Starting with the body of the car itself, the Polo S features a strong outer shell, complete with front and rear crumple zones, which have been designed to absorb the impact of a crash - keeping the cabin as safe and secure as possible.

The driver and each passenger benefits from a three-point seatbelt, plus there’s ISOFIX preparation for two rear child seats. A warning buzzer and light are activated if front seatbelts are unfastened when the Polo is on the move. Front whiplash optimised head restraints, along with numerous airbags, help to protect occupants in the unfortunate event of an accident.

Benefit from numerous safety systems, including ESC (Electronic Stability Control), with ASR (traction control) and EDL (Electronic Differential Lock), as well as a tyre pressure monitoring system, Hill Hold and an automatic post-collision braking system.


The Volkswagen Polo has a classy, unmistakable design that is distinctively Volkswagen. Its sleek bumpers, powerful headlights and host of special touches and subtle detailing make it uniquely chic and ready to take on the road.

The Polo S boasts a galvanised body which is styled with body-coloured bumpers and extensive black features, including black door handles, door mirrors and radiator grille with chrome trimmed louvre.

There is a huge range of paint colours are available including metallic, non-metallic and pearl effect options so you can find the right colour for you. Steel wheels complete the look with the option to upgrade to ‘Estrada’ alloys if you wish.

On the inside, find vibrant ‘Grip’ cloth upholstery, ‘Dark Rhodium Fine’ decorative inlays and matt chrome door handles to continue the theme. The Polo S possesses driver’s seat height adjustment and a three-spoke steering wheel to provide added driving comfort.


This entry level Polo doesn’t scrimp on technology boasting start/stop function, front electric windows and a heated rear windscreen, speed-sensitive power assisted steering, white instrument lighting, battery regeneration and central locking, all as standard. The Cruise and Park pack is available as an option too.

The jewel in the crown of the Polo S is the Composition Colour System offering infotainment at its best, with a 5-inch colour touchscreen at its heart. With an AUX-in socket, DAB digital radio receiver, dash-mounted CD player, SD card reader, music playback from MP3, WMA and AAC files, USB connectivity, Bluetooth telephone and audio connection for compatible devices. Lastly there is an impressive six speakers in the cabin to deliver crisp, clear audio for all occupants to hear.

Specify the Polo S A/C and to add a manual air conditioning system to your Polo S, so you can stay cool on warm summer days.

Vehicle length 3972 mm
Vehicle width 1901 mm
Vehicle height (unladen) 1453 mm
Wheelbase 2470 mm
Unladen weight (DIN) 1055 kg
Engine / Cylinders 1.0-litre/3
Engine Capacity 999 cc
Max Torque 95 nm
Max Power 44 kW @ 5000 - 6000 rpm
Top Speed 100mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph / 15.5 sec
Combined cycle 60.1 mpg
Urban cycle 49.6 mpg
CO2 106 g/km

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