Volkswagen Polo 1.2 TSI, 2010 MY

The Volkswagen Polo 1.2 TSI is a 3 door hatchback-bodied car with a front mounted engine supplying power to the front wheels. The 1.2 litre engine is a turbocharged, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that has an output of 103.5 bhp (105 PS/77 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 175 N·m (129 lb·ft/17.8 kgm) at 1550-4100 rpm. The engine powers the wheels by means of a 6 speed manual transmission. The stated kerb weight is 1088 kg. Its maximum speed quoted is 190 km/h, which is 118 mph, official fuel consumption is 6.8/4.5/5.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 124.0 g/km.

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Key facts

Volkswagen Polo 1.2 TSI, 2010 MY information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3970 mm
How heavy?
1088 kg
What size engine?
1.2 litre, 1197 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
105 PS / 103.5 bhp / 77 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
175 Nm / 129 ft.lb / 17.8 kgm @ 1550-4100 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.7 s
How fast?
190 km/h, 118 mph
How economical?
6.8/4.5/5.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
124.0 CO2 g/km

Volkswagen Polo models

5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 119.0 CO2 1102 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 115.0 CO2 1104 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 113.0 CO2 1107 kg
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 115.0 CO2 1136 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 124.0 CO2 1129 kg
Volkswagen Polo BlueGT -
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1395 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 107.0 CO2 1212 kg
Volkswagen Polo BlueGT -
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1395 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 105.0 CO2 1216 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1199 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 99.0 CO2 1132 kg
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 124.0 CO2 1126 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 96.0 CO2 1165 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1199 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 87.0 CO2 1150 kg
Volkswagen Polo BlueMotion 1.2 TDI -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1199 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 89.0 CO2 1150 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1198 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 128.0 CO2 993 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1198 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 128.0 CO2 1067 kg
Volkswagen Polo 1.4 -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1390 cm3 85 PS 84 bhp 63 kW 139.0 CO2 996 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1390 cm3 85 PS 84 bhp 63 kW 135.0 CO2 1104 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 109.0 CO2 1083 kg
Volkswagen Polo TDI -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 109.0 CO2 1165 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 109.0 CO2 1165 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1598 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 112.0 CO2 1179 kg

Similar models

3 door hatchback FF 6M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 127.0 CO2 1280 kg
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 123.0 CO2 1305 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 127.0 CO2 1320 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 123.0 CO2 1345 kg
3 door hatchback FR 6M 1598 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 129.0 CO2 1360 kg
5 door hatchback FR 6M 1598 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 129.0 CO2 1365 kg
Ford B-Max -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 999 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 119.0 CO2 1279 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 98 PS 97 bhp 72 kW 127.0 CO2 1145 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 98 PS 97 bhp 72 kW 127.0 CO2 1135 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 98 PS 97 bhp 72 kW 119.0 CO2 1145 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 109 PS 107.5 bhp 80 kW 1050 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1198 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 119.0 CO2 1205 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1198 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 119.0 CO2 1205 kg
Renault Twingo  -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1149 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 130.0 CO2 980 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 119.0 CO2 1090 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 124.0 CO2 1115 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 119.0 CO2 1090 kg
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 124.0 CO2 1115 kg
Seat Leon -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 119.0 CO2 1195 kg
Skoda Fabia 1.2 TSI -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 124.0 CO2 1130 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 124.0 CO2 1164 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 124.0 CO2 1150 kg
2010 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 TSI data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2470 97.2
Track/tread (front) 1463 57.6
Track/tread (rear) 1456 57.3
Length 3970 156.3
Width 1682 66.2
Height 1462 57.6
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.61
Kerb weight 1088 kg 2399
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 45 litres 9.9 UK Gal 11.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.322
Frontal area 2.05
CdA 0.66
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Volkswagen
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.2 litre
1197 cc
(73.045 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 71 × 75.6 mm
2.8 × 2.98 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.94
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 105 PS (103.5 bhp) (77 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output 86.5 bhp/litre
1.42 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 175 Nm (129 ft·lb) (17.8 kgm)
at 1550-4100 rpm
Specific torque 146.2 Nm/litre
1.77 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium alloy block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1837.2 kPa (266.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 299.25 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 6.5 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 190 km/h (118 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 96.45 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
70.94 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
95.13 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.1 kg/kW
23.55 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 6.8/4.5/5.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km6.8/4.5/5.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre14.7/22.2/18.9 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG41.5/62.8/53.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG34.6/52.3/44.4 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 124.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 122.96 g/km
VED band (UK) D
CO2 Effizienz (DE) D
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6J x 15
Wheel size rear 6J x 15
Tyres front 185/60 R 15 T
Tyres rear 185/60 R 15 T
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 256 mm
Rear brake diameter 230 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6
Top gear ratio 0.61
Final drive ratio 3.93
general
Carfolio.com ID234971
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2010 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 TSI added 2011-02-28.
Last modified 2013-02-28.