VW Polo Vivo 1.4 and Toyota Etios 1.5 Xs compared

Vw Polo Vivo 1 Vs Toyota Etios

The budget B-segment car market in South Africa is highly competitive with a wide range of options available to car buyers looking for affordable and practical transport solutions. The VW Polo Vivo and Toyota Etios are popular choices for buyers in this segment and both vehicles are best sellers in South Africa. Let's take a closer look at what sets these two vehicles apart . Here is a basic comparison between the 5-door VW Polo Vivo 1.4 hatchback and the 5-door Toyota Etios 1.5 Xs hatchback.

VW Polo Vivo and Toyota Etios Comparison

VW Polo Vivo 1.4 (5-dr) Toyota Etios 1.5Xs (5-dr)
Price (incl.VAT) R123 100 R121 000
Engine Capability
Engine Type 1.4-litre petrol 1.5-litre petrol
Max. Power (kW @ rpm) 55 @ 5 000 66 @ 5 600
Max. Torque (Nm @ rpm) 132 @ 3 600 132 @ 3 000
Transmission type 5-speed manual 5-speed manual
Acceleration in sec. (0-100km/h) 12.9 11.3
Top Speed (km/h) 171 165
Fuel consumption (litres/100km) 6.2 6
CO2 emissions (g/km) 147 140
Standard Features
Airbags Driver and passenger Driver and passenger
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) Optional Standard
Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) Optional Standard
Electric windows None Yes, front and rear
Power steering Yes Yes
Air conditioning Yes Yes
Radio Optional Optional
Wheels 14” with wheel trim covers 14” steel rims
Warranty 3-year/120 000km 3-year/100 000km
Service Plan Optional ToyotaCare 2-year/30 000km