Volkswagen Polo R-Line unveiled

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The Volkswagen Polo R-Line has just been launched overseas and comes with a number of changes to the look of the vehicle. This is not the performance model though and simply offers unique styling along with R-Line badges.

Volkswagen Polo R-Line puts on sporty face

The styling pack for the Volkswagen Polo R-Line includes sportier front and rear bumpers and a black glossy radiator grille, which includes the R-Line badge. The wheels are 16 inch Mallory alloy and the front foglights include static cornering function. On the inside there are sports seats donned in ‘Kyalami’ cloth upholstery. The steering wheel is 3-spoke and done in leather trim while the pedals are aluminum capped. The R-Line badging continues on the scuff plates, on the headrests and on the steering wheel.

Standard equipment includes an RCD 310 radio/CD player with iPod connectivity and 6 speakers, aircon, electrically operated and heated door mirrors, illuminated vanity mirrors, reading lights, tyre pressure monitor and central locking. Under the hood is a 1.2 litre 105 PS TSI petrol engine and a 6 speed manual gearbox. The VW Polo R-Line is able to complete 1-100km/h in 9.7 seconds.