Written on: 11/03/2012 by cootem (1 review written)
the polo gti 1.6 16v is a brilliant car with superb performance, 125bhp for a 1.6. Whereas a golf mk4 2.0 gti has only 115bhp, as the golf is only a 8v. so this is a lot quicker than the most basic golf gti of the same year and has a better fuel economy. the car handles very well and performs brilliantly with its vvt (vairable valve timing), cabin space is very good for a car of this size and well organised in the traditional German way. Boot space is even better as the boot is very deep... (read more)
Written on: 16/09/2007 by yudansha (1 review written)
This Polo is a fantastic car, not too expensive, amazing fun to drive, feels and drives like a much bigger performance car. The cab is brilliant for a small car and doesn't give way to ugly dash for a bit more room. The dash layout is really good to look at especially at night and the seating position is very comfortable even for a very long journey. Performance wise you cannot fault it. I am coming from a much bigger car and this was a fantastic transition, plenty of speed around town and... (read more)
Written on: 25/01/2007 by LiverPoloGTI (1 review written)
The Volkswagen Polo 1.6i GTI is a cool car, and great fun to drive! I've modified mine slightly with uprated suspension (now it handles the way VW should have made it), and an air induction kit (sounds awesome adds a few bhp).
I really love this car and have loads of other mods planned. Its faster than most of the other cars in its price range, and certainly is the best built.
The whole VW scene is very friendly and the Polo Owners Club are a great resource to tap into. (read more)
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