Brian Joss –
Volkswagen has expanded the Polo Vivo model range with an introduction of a special edition, the Vivo Street, Style package and new exterior colours. Furthermore, the sporty Polo Vivo GT’s exterior and interior features have been upgraded to give it contemporary looks and presence on the road.
The Polo Vivo Street special edition, which is only available in the hatch body variant, is offered with the 1.4 engine delivering 63kW of power. Polo Vivo Street has new interior and exterior features which include side mirrors painted in silver; 15-inch Cordoba alloy wheels; lowered suspension (7 mm); silver double stripes on the bonnet and roof as well as silver stripes on lower front and rear doors; grey stitching on the leather steering wheel, gear lever and gaiter and ‘Kadra’ seat trim.
Polo Vivo Street retails for R159 900 (VAT and emissions tax included).
The enhancement of the Polo Vivo GT include the replacement of the 15-inch alloy wheels with the 16-inch Rivazza alloy wheels as well as the upgrade of the ‘Rocket’
The Style package is only offered with the 1.4 63kW Trendline, 1.6 77kW Trendline (Sedan) and 1.6 77kW Comfortline derivatives. Customers who individualise their Polo Vivo hatches and sedans with the Style package get features such as 15-inch Riverside alloy wheels, ‘Vienna’ leather seats (including steering wheel and gear lever), cruise control and chrome strip rings in instrument cluster, ventilation and switch knobs.
The Style package is offered at R13 000 for the 1.4 63kW Trendline and 1.6 77kW Trendline; R9 100 for the 1.6 77kW Comfortline.
Four new colours have been added into the Polo Vivo model range. The new colours are Sunset Red metallic, Blue Silk metallic, Pepper Grey metallic and Honey Orange (exclusively available with the Polo Vivo Maxx).