Volkswagen Polo R WRC Street Car is a Next-Level Hot Hatch

Volkswagen Polo R WRC Street Car is a Next-Level Hot Hatch
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Overshadowed by the new Golf’s debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, Volkswagen treated its Polo R WRC street car like yesterday’s news, tucking and hiding it from plain sight in its massive booth. Continue Reading...

Volkswagen Polo R WRC Street Car Trumps Fiesta ST With 217-HP

Volkswagen Polo R WRC Street Car Trumps Fiesta ST With 217-HP
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Volkswagen has unveiled its production model, Polo R WRC street car boasting 217 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. Continue Reading...

Volkswagen WRC Polo R Looks Promising In Testing, Carlos Sainz Driving

Volkswagen WRC Polo R Looks Promising In Testing, Carlos Sainz Driving
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Volkswagen’s WRC entry in the form of a Polo R is out testing a little over a year before its official competition debut. The Polo R recently got its first bout of testing on a 1.5-mile tarmac track out in the vineyards in Trier, Germany. Behind the wheel during test was Dakar winner Carlos Sainz… Continue Reading...

Volkswagen Polo R WRC is One Mean Little Hatchback [2011 Frankfurt Auto Show]

Volkswagen Polo R WRC is One Mean Little Hatchback [2011 Frankfurt Auto Show]
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Ask someone from Volkswagen what their most important reveal is at the Frankfurt Auto Show and the answer will be simple: the Up!, the diminutive city car with a 1.0-liter 3-cylinder engine. That’s all well and good, but what about a car (another small car we might add) that’s just awesome. We are, of course,… Continue Reading...