Volkswagen Polo 1.2 12V
Model Year 2001 (Volkswagen Polo IV), B - Segment (City car)

drivers'

3.5

rating

hatchback
hatchback
x 3
x 3
Front
Front
1.2 L3 12v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Volkswagen Polo 1.2 12V

The German car first seen in 2001 and powered by a 3 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by Volkswagen. The engine offers a displacement of 1.2 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a city car with the top speed of 162km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 14.9s and consumping around 5.9 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

1.2 L3 AZQ

displacement:
1198
cc
configuration:
3 - Inline
 
valves:
12, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
65
hp
torque:
112
Nm
Vehicle information - Volkswagen Polo
~70% score
produced:
2001. - 2005.
 
body style:
hatchback
3 door
length:
3897
mm
width:
1650
mm
height:
1465
mm
boot:
250 - 1030
l
fuel tank:
45
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

D

category

manual gearbox

5 gears

average

5.9

l/100km

weight:
983
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
14.9
s
top speed:
162
km/h
cons. (urban):
7.6
l/100km
cons. (highway):
5.1
l/100km
cons. (average):
5.9
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
142
g/km

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Safety results for Volkswagen Polo

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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