Volkswagen has recently delivered more than 100 Polo hatchbacks to its corporate client – Hilti.
The German automaker says that this delivery is a part of their strategic fleet initiative. Volkswagen India aims to expand its product offerings and venture into mobility solutions for the evolving Indian customer.
All the Polo cars delivered under this part of the initiative will be available to the Hilti employees under its partnership with ALD Automotive. In this fleet of 100 Volkswagen Polo cars, all the models are the latest updated models that were launched a few months back. The recent update gave the Polo a new look, new wheels and a new touchscreen infotainment system as well.
Talking of the specs, the Volkswagen Polo has a 1498cc engine which is capable of generating 88bhp and 230Nm of torque. A Turbocharged variant is available in both petrol and diesel fuel options. The turbocharged variants have the branding of TDi for diesel and TSi for the petrol variant.
Steffen Knapp, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars said, “We’re delighted that our partners like Hilti trust in Volkswagen as a safe and reliable mobility partner. It is a privilege to be catering to such a diverse set of customers with the most loved and preferred hatchback – Volkswagen Polo. Even today, it is the first choice among Indian customers and it’s been our constant endeavour of providing the best of German engineering to this region.”
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Rightly said, VW Polo has always been a popular choice among Indian audience who want to experience the German performance and technology. Volkswagen Polo has always earned great sale numbers and stands among the largest selling hatchbacks in India. Volkswagen’s current lineup for India includes the Polo, the Vento, the Ameo and the Tiguan. Volkswagen also plans to launch a bunch of new cars in India in the upcoming auto expo. One of them is the T-Roc SUV which is quite awaited. Read about it here.