Set on defending its World Rallycross Championship title, Volkswagen Motorsport and PSRX Volkswagen Sweden have taken the covers off their latest Polo R supercar. The… Read more →
We didn’t see much of the limited and exclusively left-hand drive 182 kW Polo R WRC after it was revealed in 2012. It maintained a… Read more →
A recent interview with Volkswagen’s head of powertrain development, Dr Heinz-Jakob Neusser, has revealed that the positive reception with which such models as the Golf… Read more →
According to Autocar, Volkswagen has confirmed production plans of a four-wheel-drive Polo R. The success of 2013 World Rally Champion Sébastien Ogier’s Polo R WRC,… Read more →
All first drives of motorsport homologation models should be like this. I’ve just spent the day watching WRC championship leader Sebastian Ogier flying (literally) through two stages of Neste Rally Finland 2013 in his Polo WRC car and now I’m standing in front of three examples of the production car Volkswagen built in order to qualify its WRC participation.
Volkswagen has revealed a production version of the Volkswagen Polo R WRC car. Limited to just 2500 examples, it is touted as the fastest Polo to date.
After initial spy photographs late in 2011, Volkswagen’s upcoming Polo R model went under the radar. However, we now have confirmation from none other than… Read more →
If the 132 kW Polo GTi isn’t enough for you, this latest production-intent concept from Volkswagen may be of interest. The company recently unveiled two hotter Polos – the R WRC Street and the R-WRC race version. The former of the two is a preview of a sporty small series, which is set to launch in 2013.
Volkswagen is preparing to apply its R-line performance know-how to the Polo in a bid to produce what could be the apex compact hot hatch.