Volkswagen Polo 2020 – 6 generation of Polo hatchback


The Volkswagen Polo 6 generation of new Volkswagen Polo hatchbacks is added to the 2019-2020 range of Volkswagen vehicles. The new generation of the hatch Volkswagen Polo 6 is presented publicly on June 16, 2020 at a special event in Berlin, the official world premiere is scheduled for the beginning of autumn at the Frankfurt Motor Show. In our review of the Volkswagen Polo and the “charged” 200-horsepower Volkswagen Polo GTI – photos and videos, the price and specifications, technical characteristics of the most innovative and advanced models of the European B-class. The price of the new Volkswagen Polo is preliminary from information 12,975 euros for the car in the initial configuration Trendline with a petrol 65-horsepower engine 1.0 MPI in the company with 5 manuals.

The new, 6th generation of the five-door Volkswagen Polo door hatchback is based on the new modular MQB-A0 platform, which also forms the basis of the Spanish hatchback Seat Ibiza 5 generation . The new trolley implies not only a large assortment of petrol and diesel engines, as standard equipped with the start / stop system, three gearboxes (5 manual gearboxes, 6 manual gearboxes and 7 DSG), but also a lot of modern electronics (simply a model from the digital world), fully LED optics , As well as a noticeably increased external overall dimensions of the body compared with the predecessor Polo 5 generation , a larger interior and trunk.


Representatives of Volkswagen AG assure that the new Polo in all respects is better than the previous generation of the hatchback and, of course, will become the leader in terms of sales among competitors in the European B-class. We do not want to expect a smaller one from the new German compact because we have an heir to one of the most popular models of Volkswagen (the previous 5 generations of Volkswagen Polo dispersed during the release with a total circulation exceeding 14 !!! million copies, only Zhukov 21 Million and an understandable business of Golf – 33 million).


Trying on a new platform and changing the generation of hatchback Polo has increased significantly in size. Compared to Polo 5, the new Polo 6 has increased 81 mm in length, 69 mm in width, the distance between the axles has increased by as much as 94 mm and only the body height has decreased by 7 mm.


  • The exterior dimensions of the body of the Volkswagen Polo 6 generation 2019-2020 year are 4,053 mm in length, 1751 mm in width, 1,446 mm in height, with 2,564 mm of wheelbase.
  • Depending on the level of configuration, the new compact hatchback rests on the ground 14, 15, 16, 17 and even 18-inch wheels.
  • 14 enamel colors are provided for painting the body.

Volkswagen AG cars are famous for their conservative and rigorous exterior design. That’s the new Polo, despite the harsher and more straight lines, charismatic ribs and punching shows a hereditary connection with the 5th generation of the model. At the same time the novelty looks more solid and modern. Pyatidverka looks great in any foreshortening, and as a confirmation of the photo and video of the new Volkswagen Polo.


It only remains to add that standard LED daytime running lights are standard, as an option, all-LED head optics and parking lights with LED filling are offered. The car can be ordered both with R-Line package and temperamental Polo GTI, differing from the usual versions with the presence of aerodynamic chips, original decor and the presence of 17-18 inch light alloy wheels with low-profile rubber. In the interior of this version, the checkered upholstery of the sports seats, the GTI steering wheel with leather trim and bright red stitching, the upholstery of the racks and the roof are black, the background LED lighting.

It is interesting that the interior of the normal performance of the new Volkswagen Polo looks excellent. Modern architecture of the front panel and center console, comfortable driver’s and front passenger’s seats with a dense packing, correct and logical placement of controls. Compared with the previous Polo in the salon of the new generation of hatchback, not only is there more space in the passenger compartment (the increase in the size of the base affects) and width, but also in height. The increment is 15 mm in the first row and 21 mm in the second row. The useful volume of the luggage compartment in the marching state is 351 liters (from the elder brother of the Volkswagen Golf 380 liters).

The new Volkswagen Polo is offered to order in five trim levels: Trendline, Comfortline, Highline, Beats and GTI. There is no point in describing the equipment available for each version, it is better to tell about the super modern equipment to the inaccessible predecessor, and many competitors of the new Polo.
Digital Active Info Display, a platform for wireless charging of smartphones, several multimedia systems with a screen diagonal from 6.5 to 8.0-inches (Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Mirror Link, Internet access).

Also you can order a large panoramic roof, adaptive cruise control, an automatic braking system with a pedestrian detection function, a blind zone monitoring system for rearview mirrors and rear traffic, a keyless entry system with a start / stop button for the engine, a semi-automatic Park Assist, air conditioning, 300 watt Audio system Beats.


Specifications Volkswagen Polo 2019-2020 year. For the sixth generation Polo hatchback, there are already 9 engines: two diesel engines, six petrol engines and an engine that is equipped to work on methane – we will start with it.

  • For the methane version of the Volkswagen Polo 1.0-liter TGI (90 hp) with 5-speed mechanics.

Petrol versions Volkswagen Polo 6 2020:

  • 1.0 MPI (65 HP) paired with 5 manual transmissions.
  • 1.0 MPI (75 hp) in the company with 5 MKPP.
  • 1.0 TSI (95 hp) with 5 manual transmissions or available for an additional payment by a robot 7 DSG.
  • 1.0 TSI (115 hp) with 6 manual gearboxes or a 7-speed robotic DSG gearbox.
  • 1.5 TSI Evo (150 hp) with 6 manual gearboxes or 7 DSG.
  • 2.0 TSI (200 hp) paired with a 6-speed mechanics or a 7-step DSG robot for the Volkswagen Polo GTI version.

Diesel Volkswagen Polo 6 2020:

  • 1.6 TDI (80 hp) with 5 manual transmissions.
  • 1.6 TDI (95 hp) with 6 manual transmissions or 7 DSG.