Ford Fiesta 2008 vs Volkswagen Polo 2009

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Ford Fiesta
2008 - 2013
Volkswagen Polo
2009 - 2014
Gearbox: Manual/AutomaticManual/Automatic
Engines: 1.2 - 1.61.2 - 1.6


Power: 60 - 120 HP60 - 180 HP
Torque: 103 - 204 NM108 - 250 NM
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 9.9 - 16.9 seconds6.9 - 16.1 seconds
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Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption (l/100km): 4.2 - 6.53.3 - 5.9
Ford Fiesta petrol engines consumes on average 0.3 litres more fuel per 100 km than Volkswagen Polo. On average, Ford Fiesta equipped with diesel engines consume 0.3 litres more fuel per 100 km than the Volkswagen Polo.
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Length: 3.95 m3.97 m
Width: 1.72 m1.68 m
Height: 1.48 m1.48 m
Both cars are similar in size. Ford Fiesta is 2 cm shorter than the Volkswagen Polo, 4 cm wider the height of the cars does not differ significantly.
Trunk capacity: 295 litres280 litres
Trunk max capacity:
with rear seats folded down
979 litres952 litres
Even though the car is shorter, Ford Fiesta has 15 litres more trunk space than the Volkswagen Polo. The Volkswagen Polo may have more interior space, so the cabin could be more spacious and more comfortable for the driver and passengers. The maximum boot capacity (with all rear seats folded down) is larger in Ford Fiesta (by 27 litres).
Turning diameter: 10.2 meters10.6 meters
The turning circle of the Ford Fiesta is 0.4 metres less than that of the Volkswagen Polo, which means Ford Fiesta can be easier to manoeuvre in tight streets and parking spaces.
Gross weight (kg): ~ 1`506~ 1`597
above average

Average price (€): 30004600
Pros and Cons: Ford Fiesta has
  • roomier boot
  • fewer faults
  • lower price
Volkswagen Polo has
  • lower fuel consumption
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