Can I fit Polo wheels to my Fabia?

I drive a 2002 Skoda Fabia estate. My friend is in the process of rebuilding a crash-damaged Y-reg Polo. As he needs three new steel wheels for the Polo and I need a new spare for my car (both 14-inch), we agreed to jointly purchase a set of four. All made sense until we discovered that the Fabia wheels take five nuts, while the Polo wheels take four. Bearing in mind that these cars are closely related, what's the reason for this difference?

Asked on 1 November 2016 by AW, Leeds

Answered by Honest John
Polos and Ibizas built in Spain. Fabias built in Czech Republic for tougher driving conditions. Back in 2001/2002 Fabias and Polos weren't the same. Fabias were basically a Skoda design that adopted Polo engines. The 2nd generation Fabia shared Polo underpinnings.
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