Polo SE

Volkswagen Polo SE


The Volkswagen Polo SE comes with much more than you would expect.

You will discover a fun side of driving in the three or five-door sporty chic SE that is oozing with technology from every aspect. With an impressive array of equipment and driver assistance systems available - you can have your Polo just how you want it. Best of all, it is dependable, getting you from A to B, safely, securely and in style.

Its powertrain can perform, with 1.0-litre to 1.4-litre engines, TSI and TDI variants offering from 60 – 90PS, paired up with either a 5-speed manual or 7-speed auto DSG transmission to achieve a maximum of 83.1mpg and 0 – 62mph acceleration in just 10.8 seconds.

Various paintwork options are available, with metallic, non-metallic, pearl effect and special colour choices – all for the Polo SE.

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Safety comes as standard with the Polo SE, protecting passengers from every angle. Utilising advanced Volkswagen technology, the SE boasts advanced safety systems. This includes Driver Alert System, hill hold function, tyre pressure monitoring system, battery regeneration and Start/Stop function - all part and parcel.

Automatic Post-Collision Braking System, ESC (Electronic Stability Control), including ASR (traction control) and EDL (Electronic Differential Lock) are also fitted to the SE, keeping you on track.

Additionally, Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), a rear view camera, plus various innovative ‘Park’ and ‘Cruise and Park’ packs are available as options on the Polo SE.

Airbags come as standard, but there is the option to upgrade to a curtain airbag system. Head restraints, seatbelt warning and ISOFIX preparation for two rear child seats.


The Polo is a striking supermini with SE specification to enhance it. Find 15-inch ‘Lyon’ alloy wheels as standard, as well as body-coloured mirrors, door handles and bumpers for a sleek and sophisticated style.

The chrome-trimmed radiator grille and front air intake surround offer a polished and refined finish. This is continued on the interior with a matt chrome finish on the internal door handles, air vent surround, gear level gaiter surround and the handbrake button.

‘Dark Rhodium Fine’ decorative inserts and Titan Black ‘Rail’ cloth upholstery complement the distinguished trim. There is also the added option to upgrade to the luxurious, premium Titan Black ‘Alcantara’ upholstery.

Clever storage compartments that immerse the interior with detailed touches makes every journey that little bit more comfortable and enjoyable with adjustable components, configurable seating and load space - plus a leather-trimmed multifunction steering wheel as standard.

A stunning panoramic sunroof is available as an option, illuminating the cabin and adding a new dimension to travel.


The Polo SE offers everything you need to enjoy it, as it is fitted as standard with a generous array of intuitive and innovative technological advancements.

Stay entertained on journeys of all kinds with DAB digital radio receiver and Multi Device Interface (MDI) offering iPod connectivity. Plus the advanced Composition Media touchscreen infotainment system and Bluetooth telephone connection – all as standard. Not forgetting electric windows in the front and back and halogen clear headlights to keep the view ahead clear and bright.

Benefit from the Comfort Pack as standard, with additional packs available depending on your requirements.

There is even the choice to upgrade to the ‘Discover Navigation System’, plus Voice Activation, Car-Net App-Connect, electrically foldable door mirrors and air conditioning with electronic climate control are all available as options – you can even specify paddle shift on some versions of the Polo SE for a sportier feel.

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 100 mph
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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