Volkswagen dealerships in the UK to start taking orders for the first-ever petrol version of the Polo BlueMotion ahead of first deliveries in March.
The cleanest petrol engine in the range is powered by a 1.0-litre BlueMotion TSI petrol unit it emits 94 g/km of CO2 and manages a frugal 68.9 mpg on the combined cycle.
A new three-cylinder engine is paired with a five-speed manual gearbox and produces 93bhp and between 5,000 and 5,500 rpm.
Excellent economy figures does not come at the expense of performance – the Polo BlueMotion will reach 62 mph from standstill in just 10.5 seconds with a top speed of 119mph.
With the S trim level, BlueMotion models adds even more equipment including a styling pack which includes striking front and rear bumpers, radiator grille, side skirts and rear roof spoiler, body coloured door handles, body coloured door mirrors with integrated indicators, front fog lights and static cornering function and unique BlueMotion badging.
Additional kit with the S trim includes 15-inch ‘Buenos Aires’ alloys with low resistance tyres, aero body kit, multifunction leather steering wheel, alarm with remote central locking, air conditioning, a front centre armrest, Composition Media and infotainment system, cruise control and Volkswagen’s Driver Alert System.
This 1.0-litre BlueMotion TSI petrol 93bhp engine joins the three-cylinder diesel 1.4-litre TDI BlueMotion engine that produces 74bhp returning an incredible 91.1 mpg emitting just 82 g/km.
Every Polo model comes complete with a colour touchscreen, SD card reader, DAB radio and USB and AUX-in connections, as well as a height-adjustable driver’s seat.
Not only is the new Volkswagen Polo BlueMotion a great car but it is also exempt from road tax and the London Congestion Charge making it an even more attractive proposition for prospective buyers.
The BlueMotion models are available to order now with first deliveries expected in March – prices start at £14,730.
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