Volkswagen Group, one of the largest automobile manufacturers in Europe and around the world, plans to makes the year 2017 quite thrilling. The automaker has made its plans official for launching the slew of new products, across its brands which includes the likes of Skoda, Audi, Bentley and Porsche.
Volkswagen plans to launch a total of 60 new products this year. These will include the next-gen models of the Volkswagen Polo, Porsche Cayenne, Bentley Continental GT and the Audi A8. The launches of these will happen through the year and some, if not all will also be making their debut in the Indian car market. Apart from updating its gasoline driven vehicular line-up, Volkswagen will also be launching 10 new models from its eco-friendly line-up i.e. all-electric and Hybrid vehicles.
The one model which for sure will be making its debut in India is the next-gen Volkswagen Polo. Adorning a new design language the next-gen 2017 model will be based on the Volkswagen’s MQB A0 modular platform.
The 2017 Polo will continue to come with its superior material quality and classic Volkswagen looks. The engine specifications of the same are expected to feature a complete overhaul. Both petrol and diesel engines will be on offer and these could respectively be 3-cylinder and 4-cylinder engines.
As far as the transmission responsibilities are concerned, as standard there will be 5-speed manual unit while there will be a DSG unit on offer as well. Price for the 2017 Volkswagen Polo, when gets launched in India will be priced around the mark of INR 5.5 lakh to 9.5 lakh (ex-showroom).