Volkswagen Fox (2006–2012)
European launch late April 2005 and in UK by April 2006 with prices starting at £6,595. Available to order in the UK from 16 January 2006. 3,830mm long, so longer than a Lupo but shorter than a Polo. 1,540mm high.
Seats four large adults, or one cubic metre of luggage with the rear seats folded. 3-dr only in UK (5-dr in other markets). Choice of 1.2-litre 3-cylinder chain cam 55PS and 1.4-litre 4-cylinder belt cam 75PS petrol engines and two trim levels.
Entry level Fox has power steering, CD player, ABS, twin airbags and 1E insurance group. Higher spec Urban Fox has electric front windows, body coloured bumpers and door mirrors and remote central locking. 1.4 is insurance group 2. Galvanised steel body and extensive use of laser welding. Sliding rear bench seat is standard in the Urban Fox and optional on the Fox. Moves a full 15 cms lengthways and is split 50/50.
Fox 1.2 IG 1E £6,595
Urban Fox 1.2 IG 1E £7,190
Fox 1.4 IG 2E £7,195
Urban Fox 1.4 IG 2E £7,995