Volkswagen has priced its Legend version at ₹ 10.25 lakh, with the particular version primarily based on the GT TSI variant to have fun the hatchback’s 12-year journey in India. It comes powered with a 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine mated to an automated gearbox.
This version additionally marks the current-gen Polo’s final hurrah within the Indian market earlier than its finish of manufacturing.
The Polo Legend version is a dealer-installed package that features shiny black roof foil, Legend decals on the doorways, black trunk garnish, and Legend fender and boot badges. The limited-edition is predicated on the top-spec GT TSI variant and sees no different modifications to the outside or inside. It is probably going that Volkswagen could have a restricted run of 700 items of the Legend.
The car is powered by a 110hp, 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine mated to a 6-speed torque converter automated gearbox, identical because the GT TSI variant.
Volkswagen launched the Polo within the Indian market in 2010, and through the years, the carmaker added new variants and launched a number of facelifts. The largest replace to the Polo was the introduction of the BS6-compliant 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine in March 2020. The carmaker additionally changed the dual-clutch automated with a torque-converter.
Volkswagen not too long ago introduced they’d be pulling the plug on the Polo within the Indian market and would focus on made-for-India merchandise such because the Taigun SUV and the upcoming Virtus sedan. There isn’t any direct substitute deliberate for the Polo hatchback, though the carmaker might launch the absolutely imported new-generation Polo GTI within the Indian market.
The Polo rivals different premium hatchbacks such because the Honda Jazz and Hyundai i20 within the Indian market.