2017 VW Polo Blue GT New Engine Review and Features

The 2017 VW Polo Blue GT promises excellent fuel economy without sacrificing its performance. Quick responses and pertaining handling make it a comfortable hot hatch, but when you want to take it easy, you can drive it loosely. The ACT gasoline engine is efficient and might rate better than the performance-focused GTI.

2017 VW Polo Blue GT Exterior

2017 VW Polo Blue GT

2017 VW Polo Blue GT

The next-gen Polo Blue GT looks somewhat controlled and decent with the standard design styling. VW seems trying not to make this model looking wild to prevent it from outperforming the powerful GTI in the lineup. 2017 VW Polo Blue GT comes standard with exclusive front bumper design, 18-inch alloys, grille in gloss black, narrower side skirts, dual exhaust tips and a sportier rear bumper. A boot spoiler is available along with front and rear Blue GT badges.

2017 VW Polo Blue GT Interior

2017 VW Polo Blue GT

2017 VW Polo Blue GT

The rest of the Polo lineup shares the same premium interior for the 2017 VW Polo Blue GT though its grey and blue trimmed sports seats look more joyful. The cabin is decorated with the patterned Blue Speed fabric. The dashboard arrangement is easy to reach, with the finest switchgear and an insightful touchscreen. A leather sports multifunction steering wheel is standard across the board. The wheel will get paddle shifter for a DSG automatic transmission.

2017 VW Polo Blue GT Performance

A 1.4-litre turbo engine is a standard for the Polo Blue GT good for 148bhp and 250Nm of torque. It can hit 7.8 seconds to accelerate 62 mph from zero. The quick gears shift lead to easier overtaking and acceleration. Active Cylinder Technology is featured on the 1.4 TSI engine that helps to save fuel by deactivating two cylinders when driving in a constant speed. Riding feels more acquiescent when driving on Polo’s slightly higher-profile 18-inch wheels tires. In corners, 2017 VW Polo Blue GT feels well controlled due to softer suspension in addition to an abundance of grip.