Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6

Volkswagen Polo 1.6 petrol description

Estate car / wagon Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 has been produced from January, 1998 to May, 2000. It has four-cylinder petrol engine with displacement of 1.6 litres, which produces power of 100 horsepower on 5800 rpm - this is the most powerfull Volkswagen Polo 1997 - 2000 version and torque 140 Nm (Newton metres) on 3500 revolutions per minute.

This 4-cylinder engine camshaft is driven by belt. Engine has fuel injection system without turbocharger. Engine versions compliant with Euro 2 and Euro 3 emission standards available.
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Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 has front wheel drive (FWD) and manual gearbox with 5 gears.
Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 accelerates to speed 100 kilometres per hour in 10.9 seconds. The maximum speed of this car is 186 km/h.

The fuel consumption of this version of Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 in combined mode (combining urban and highway driving) is 7.9 litres per 100km (12.7 km/l), fuel consumption in city - 10.9 l/100km, fuel consumption on highway - 6.1 l/100km. Fuel tank capacity is 45 litres, which means you'll be able to drive up to 560 kilometers without refueling in urban cycle and even up to 720 kilometers on highway.

Volkswagen Polo safety

During safety testing Volkswagen Polo has obtained 3 stars from five, which means average safety level.
Adults (driver and passenger) safety of Volkswagen Polo is evaluated with three stars, and for pedestrian protection Volkswagen Polo got one star.

Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 technical data

Model: Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6
Body style: Estate car / wagon
Production period: 1998. January ... 2000. May 
Engine: 1595 cm3 Petrol CO2 emissions: 192 g/km
Power: 100 HP ON 5800 RPM Torque: 140 NM ON 3500 RPM
Gearbox: Manual gearbox (5 gears) Drive type: Front wheel drive (FWD)
Maximum speed: 186 km/h Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 10.9 seconds
Fuel consumption (l/100km): 7.9 (combined) 10.9 (urban) 6.1 (highway)
Fuel tank capacity: 45 litres
Car dimensions: 4.14m (length) 1.64m (width) 1.43m (height)
Turning diameter: 10.9 meters
Gross weight: 1000 kg

Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 engine AHL

Engine displacement 1595 cm3
Number of cylinders 4
Bore (cylinder diameter) 81 mm
Stroke length (piston move) 77.4 mm
Compression ratio 10.2 : 1
Camshaft drive Timing belt

Timing belt engines are generally quieter and less vibrating than chain engines, but belt usually needs to be replaced more often and the risk of breakage is higher.

Fuel system Injection
Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 oil type no data
Oil capacity no data
Power 100 HP ON 5800 RPM
Torque 140 NM ON 3500 RPM
Start of production (year) 1996
Duration of production 4 years
Engine also used on Volkswagen Golf

All Volkswagen Polo estate car [1997 - 2000] modifications

Modification Engine Power Consumption Gearbox
Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.4 Aug 1997 — Mai 2000 1.4 Petrol 60 HP 6.8 l/100km Manual (5 gears)
Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 Aug 1997 — Mai 2000 1.6 Petrol 75 HP 7.2 l/100km Manual (5 gears)
Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 Jan 1998 — Mai 2000 1.6 Petrol 100 HP 7.9 l/100km Manual (5 gears)
Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 Aug 1998 — Mai 2000 1.6 Petrol 100 HP 9.1 l/100km Automatic (4 gears)
Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.9 SDI Aug 1997 — Mai 2000 1.9 Diesel 64 HP 5.1 l/100km Manual (5 gears)
Volkswagen Polo Variant 1.6 reviews
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