2017 Volkswagen Polo Review

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finder score: 82.60%

Avg. critics score: 82.60%
5 critics
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We analysed and aggregated the scores of Cars Guide, Car Advice, WhichCar, Motoring and Car Showroom to bring you the finder score. This is a comprehensive score that brings together the five different expert ratings you see below.
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Critic reviews

WebsiteRatingNotable quotes
Cars Advice85%"The Polo really does feel like a slightly smaller Golf, which it mechanically is. Like the Golf, one of our test cars was also fitted with optional adjustable dampers, with a soft comfort setting, and a sports mode that added a hint of stiffness, without compromising basic comfort. Tick." Read more
"The Polo really does feel like a slightly smaller Golf, which it mechanically is. Like the Golf, one of our test cars was also fitted with optional adjustable dampers, with a soft comfort setting, and a sports mode that added a hint of stiffness, without compromising basic comfort. Tick."Read more
WhichCar90%"The Polo squeezes easily into small parking spots but feels like a bigger car on the road – in a good way, with reassuring roadholding."Read more
"The Polo squeezes easily into small parking spots but feels like a bigger car on the road – in a good way, with reassuring roadholding." Read more
Cars Guide75%"Well, this all-new sixth generation version is here to blow any size preconceptions away. It's significantly longer and wider, yet ever-so-slightly shorter than the model it replaces." Read more
"Well, this all-new sixth generation version is here to blow any size preconceptions away. It's significantly longer and wider, yet ever-so-slightly shorter than the model it replaces."Read more
Motoring83%"And the sixth-generation Polo is even better, stronger, bigger and safer, with more driver assistance systems and more digital frippery." Read more
"And the sixth-generation Polo is even better, stronger, bigger and safer, with more driver assistance systems and more digital frippery." Read more
Car Showroom80%"...the Polo’s softer setup and more pliant demeanour on the road is congruent with the impression one gets when actually sitting behind the wheel. " Read more
"...the Polo’s softer setup and more pliant demeanour on the road is congruent with the impression one gets when actually sitting behind the wheel. " Read more

How does the Volkswagen Polo compare with its peers?

Boot SpaceANCAP RatingPrice (from)Finder Score

Honda Civic
414L5-Stars$22,15076.20%

Volkswagen Golf
380L5-Stars$22,84082.00%

Volkswagen Polo
280L5-Stars$17,19082.60%

Hyundai i30
378L5-Stars$20,95082.20%

Suzuki Swift
242L5-Stars$16,99076.00%

Compare some options to finance a 2017 Volkswagen Polo

Rates last updated May 21st, 2018
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Name Product Interest Rate (p.a.) Comparison Rate (p.a.) Min Loan Amount Loan Term Monthly Service Fee Application Fee Product Description Monthly Repayment
Stratton Finance New Car Loan
From 5.29% (fixed)
6.56%
$18,000
1 to 10 years
$8.90
$459.20
Apply for up to $100,000 and have up to 10 year(s) to repay. You can use cash or trade in a vehicle to use as a deposit.
RACV New Car Loans
From 5.99% (fixed)
6.53%
$15,000
1 to 7 years
$0
$380
A competitive rate car loan from RACV with no monthly fees and 5-hour loan approval.
MyState Secured Personal Loan
From 7.99% (variable)
8.96%
$10,000
1 to 10 years
$10
$200
Apply for a loan up to $75,000 and benefit from loan terms up to 10 years. Your choice between secured or unsecured.
Heritage Bank Car Loan
From 8.99% (fixed)
9.62%
$5,000
1 to 7 years
$5
$200
Apply for up to $100,000 to finance a new or used car at a competitive fixed rate.
IMB Secured Personal Loan
6.89% (fixed)
7.24%
$2,000
1 to 5 years
$0
$250
All approved applicants can access this competitive rate and use the loan to finance a range of purposes. Loan amounts up to $60,000 available.
Westpac Car Loan
8.49% (fixed)
9.67%
$10,000
1 to 7 years
$12
$250
Finance a new or used car and benefit from great features for car buyers including a car search tool and the option to borrow extra for on-road costs. Borrow funds to purchase a new or used car before 28 June 2018 and receive a $200 fuel voucher.

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Car Loan Offers

Important Information*
Stratton Finance New Car Loan

Apply for up to $100,000 and have up to 10 year(s) to repay. You can use cash or trade in a vehicle to use as a deposit.

RACV New Car Loans

A competitive rate car loan from RACV with no monthly fees and 5-hour loan approval.

NRMA New Car Loan

Purchase a new car with an NRMA Car Loan with a fixed rate term and no monthly fees. Pre-approval available within 5 business hours.

Heritage Bank Car Loan

Apply for up to $100,000 to finance a new or used car at a competitive fixed rate.

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