An illustrator has imagined the restyled version of the Volkswagen Polo GTI, which is expected to be unveiled this year.
The Volkswagen Polo will be restyled this year, with a new version that was unveiled a few days ago. The arrival of this mid-career facelift will also mark the return of the Polo GTI , discreetly withdrawn from the catalog last year due to the CO 2 emission constraints imposed on manufacturers.
Volkswagen has therefore revised its copy, and should present a new version of its sporty city car later, the mystery still remaining about it. In the meantime, it was imagined by Kleber Silva, a Brazilian automotive illustrator.
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We discover a restyled Polo, decked out with more sporty styling elements inspired by its big sister Volkswagen Golf GTI, such as a specific front bumper with more generous air intakes, or even a double duplex exhaust at the rear. ‘back.
But the novelty will mainly be under the hood: the 2.0-liter TSI should be revised in order to offer more power, while reducing its CO 2 emissions . According to the latest rumors, this restyled Polo GTI would now develop 207 horsepower , an increase of 7 horsepower compared to the previous version. In terms of transmission, it would always be the DSG dual-clutch gearbox that would be favored by Volkswagen.
Now that the majority of small GTIs have disappeared from the market, the Polo GTI should not have many competitors. The Mini Cooper S is still in the game, and Ford is resisting with the Fiesta ST, while Hyundai is joining the segment with its new i20 N… The restyled Polo GTI should be unveiled by this summer 2021.