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    Thread: All-New Volkswagen Polo

    1. Administrator jamie@vwvortex's Avatar
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      03-02-2009 03:15 PM #2
      O.K. Jamie
      What is the "non-official, we won't hold you to it, might happen" word from VWOA on this hitting the U.S.?

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      Lots of cars....needs more garage space!
      03-02-2009 03:17 PM #3
      Wow
      I'd buy that if I were in the market for an inexpensive run-about [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
      VW would be smart to bring this to North America

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      03-02-2009 03:19 PM #4
      Bring a Polo GTi to the US and I'll buy one.

    5. 03-02-2009 03:19 PM #5
      Hopefully der neu Polo's center armrest won't have that same crummy latch as it did in the MkIV and B5... sure looks familiar though. Kudos for bucking the current VW design language with the gauge cluster. Of course, that too may also be recycled MkIV tooling. Just put good window regulators in this one and it'll be a winner.

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      03-02-2009 03:21 PM #6
      best looking polo yet! [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      03-02-2009 03:21 PM #7
      USA USA USA!!!!

    8. 03-02-2009 03:31 PM #8
      I'd test drive a GTI version if they were available here too.

    9. 03-02-2009 03:33 PM #9
      HOLY ****. That thing looks sharp! I'll take one with a TDI!

    10. 03-02-2009 03:33 PM #10
      OMG...this looks even better then Golf!
      I can't wait for GTI version!
      Americans will regret this one

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      03-02-2009 03:34 PM #11
      i like the look of this ALOT more then the MK6 Golf/GTI
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    12. 03-02-2009 03:35 PM #12
      7 engine options that all get great MPG and we won't see a single one here [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif[/IMG]

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      03-02-2009 03:35 PM #13
      the booty looks way better than the Golf vi...well done VW....now offer it stateside!!

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      03-02-2009 03:40 PM #14
      Wow looks great.
      +1 for bringing it stateside...

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      03-02-2009 03:42 PM #15
      Like everyone else said, sharp car and bring it to the U.S. Especially with everyone suddenly understanding the concept of good mileage, these would probably sell quite well.
      Posts may not reflect the views of others, get over it.

    16. 03-02-2009 03:42 PM #16
      I'm just wondering when we'll get the Golf Strom comments.

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      03-02-2009 03:45 PM #17
      if VW brings this to the US, it will be my next car.
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      03-02-2009 03:58 PM #18
      Quote, originally posted by sjpassat »
      I'm just wondering when we'll get the Golf Strom comments.

      3...2...1...
      All kidding aside, this looks perty good. I'm looking hard at the Fiesta and I like the Fit quite a bit... at least the old one, I've not driven the new one, but it's mileage on the highway isn't what I'd like. Hell, with the discounts available I could buy a new Malibu for just a little more and it actually matches the highway mileage of the Fit...
      ... which brings us back to the Polo and Fiesta (and perhaps the Spark). It's again a good time to like small cars.
      Edit: What's the word on handling/suspension? Looks don't mean squat to me. OK, maybe a little, but I want a fun (not necessarily powerful), functional hatch first.


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      03-02-2009 04:00 PM #19
      HOT HOT HOT
      Hotter than the GOLF GTI!!!
      Where do I sign*?!?!?!??!?!
      *for a GTI version.

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      03-02-2009 04:06 PM #20
      Seriously, I just jizzed myself, that is the hottest small car ever!!!
      I had to post again... cause this is the best looking small hatch on the market. And it's LIGHTER than previous gen!!! How fun is this car gonna be?!?!?!
      [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

    21. 03-02-2009 04:15 PM #21
      Bring it to North America [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      03-02-2009 04:16 PM #22
      it said in the last sentence that this car will be sold worldwide... [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
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      03-02-2009 04:20 PM #23
      is this thing bigger than a MK4??? looks it
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    24. 03-02-2009 04:22 PM #24
      I'm sorry guys, but that thing looks too much like a 2009 STI
      The curves are very much the same.
      STI

      POLO

      The only way I would own it, is if it offered Superior Suspension, engine, transmission, etc package than a STI...
      Which I doubt...
      Sorry guys [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif[/IMG]

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      03-02-2009 04:24 PM #25
      Quote, originally posted by Boost Addicted »
      it said in the last sentence that this car will be sold worldwide... [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

      It says "on every continent", not every country in each continent...North America includes Mexico, Canada, and the country's of central America. So the statement could be accurate and we'd still get the shaft. [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif[/IMG]
      I hope they bring it.

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