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Volkswagen Polo III (1994 - 1999)

Last updated 19 August 2016

Competent hatchback with a comfortable ride and a classier image than it deserves.
Dated-looking dashboard. Patchy build quality. Heavy on front tyres and front brakes. Rusts badly in doors.
Updated 6 July 2002

121,281 Polos and Lupos recalled because tension cracks in vacuum pipe to brake servo may occur. Pipes to be checked and replaced if necessary.)

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Completely new, bigger, more substantial Polo available as a 3 or 5 door hatch. 

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