Volkswagen Polo GT TDI V/s Skoda Fabia

Volkswagen Polo GT TDI Vs  Skoda Fabia

Volkswagen Polo GT TDI Vs  Skoda FabiaSkoda Fabia is the only hatchback available from Skoda’s portfolio in India. This potent vehicle has a high price tag even for the base variant. Skoda launched first in an auto expo of 2008 in India. Skoda Fabia Elegance 1.2 TDI priced Rs. 7.51 lakhs in Delhi Ex-show room.

A powerful  rival to this car is Volkswagen Polo GT TDI, which  is a 1.6-litre diesel engine powered is one of the perfect hatchback in terms of styling and performance from the trusted German auto giant, Volkswagen. This hot car priced at Rs 8.08 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).

Looks, style and dimensions

Volkswagen Polo GT TDI is said to be one of the most powerful hatchback available in India. You can choose from Candy White, Flash Red, Deep Black Pearl color shades. Style features includes Multi function vehicle info display for the driver, Anti-pinch power windows, lane change indicator, Leather wrapped steering wheel, Chrome interior trim,  aluminium pedal cluster etc in  Volkswagen Polo GT TDI.

Comfort and safety measures of Skoda Fabia are world class. Exterior features  blacked-out pillars, projector lamps, skoda logo with a pride look gives an appealing look. Skoda Fabia comes with , 2465 mm Wheelbase, 185 / 60 R15 tyres, 4.9 metres Turning Radius, 1152 kg Kerb Weight. Available in Candy White, Cappuccino Beige, Deep black pearl, Brilliant Silver and Flash Red colors.

Engine Performance

Volkswagen Polo GT TDI powered by the 1.6 litre TDI engine which is the same one used in Volkswagen vento and Skoda Rapid. The engine makes 105PS of power and 250Nm of torque on ride and mated with  five-speed manual gearbox. Volkswagen Polo GT TDI can attain 0-100kmph in just 10 seconds.

Skoda Fabia is packed with 1199 cc, Diesel engine which makes 75 bhp @ 4200 RPM power. The engine mated with 5-speed, Manual gearbox, FWD. This car features 158 mm Ground Clearance. 21 kmpl Mileage from diesel variants.

Mileage

The certified mileage of Polo GT TDI is 19.78 kmpl. Skoda Fabia offers 21 kmpl Mileage from diesel variants on ride.

Safety And Comfort Features

Volkswagen Polo GT TDI equipped with safety and comfort features like Airbags, Anti-Lock Braking System, Electronic Stability Program, Engine immobilizer, Central Locking, Child Safety Lock, Air Conditioner, Power Steering, Rear Parking Sensors, Fabric Seat Upholstery, Folding Rear Seat, Power Windows, Rear Defogger, Rear Wiper, Mcpherson strut with stabiliser bar Suspension, Body-Coloured Bumpers, Seat Belt Warning, Integrated (in-dash) Music System etc.

Skoda Fabia comes with , 2465 mm Wheelbase, 185 / 60 R15 tyres, 4.9 metres Turning Radius, 1152 kg Kerb Weight, Electro mechanical Power Steering, 5 Person Seating Capacity, 315 litres Boot space, 45 litres Fuel Tank Capacity, McPherson suspension, Disc brake in front and drum at rear, alloys, 2 airbags, ABS, AC, Power steering and windows, Brake Assist, Engine immobilizer, Child Safety Lock, Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel, Rear Defogger, Rear Wiper, Integrated (in-dash) Music System, Tubeless Tyres etc.

Volkswagen Polo GT TDI and Skoda Fabia Technical Specifications

Features of the model of car

Volkswagen Polo GT TDI 2013

Skoda Fabia Elegance 1.2 TDI

Displacement (cc) 1598 1199 cc
Engine 1.6-litre 103.6bhp 16V TDI Diesel Engine 1199 cc 3 cylinder inline engine
Max power 103 bhp @ 4400 RPM 75 bhp @ 4200 RPM
Max torque 250 Nm @ 1500 RPM 180 Nm @ 2000 RPM
Mileage (kmpl) 19.7kmpl in highway / 13.3kmpl in city 21 kmpl
Gears 5 Gears 5 Gears
Transmission Manual Manual
Seating capacity/persons 5 5
Dimension(length x width x height)mm 3970 mm x 1682 mm x 1453 mm 4000 mm x 1642 mm x 1522 mm
Wheelbase (mm) 2456 mm 2465 mm
Kerb Weight (kg) 1145 kg 1152 kg
Fuel tank (litres) 45 litres 45 litres
Suspension (front) Mcpherson strut with stabilizer bar McPherson suspension with lower triangular links and torsion stabilizer
Suspension (rear) semi-independent trailing arm compound link crank-axle
Seat Upholstery Fabric Fabric
Steering Electronic Power Steering Electromechanical Power Steering
Ground Clearance(mm) 168 mm 158 mm
Brakes(front) Disc Disc
Breaks (rear) Drum Drum
Body color bumper Yes Yes
Alloy Wheels Yes Yes
Headlamps Yes Yes
Body colored ORVM Yes Yes
Tyre front 185 / 60 R15 185 / 60 R15
Tyre rear 185 / 60 R15 185 / 60 R15
Tubeless Tyres Yes Yes
ABS(Anti-Lock Braking System) Yes Yes
EBD(Electronic Brake-force Distribution) No No
ESP(Electronic Stability Program) Yes No
Engine immobilizer Yes Yes
Child Safety Lock Yes Yes
Central Locking Remote Yes
AC Yes Yes
Power windows Yes Yes
Power Steering Yes Yes
Music system Yes Yes
Active headrest No No
Keyless Start No No
Air bag Yes, 2 Yes
Parking sensors Yes No
Fog lamp Yes Yes
Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel Yes Yes
Seat belt Yes Yes
Tinted glass Yes Yes
Foldable rear seats Yes Yes
Rear defogger Yes Yes
Rear wiper Yes Yes
Roof Mounted Antenna Yes Yes
Rain-sensing Wipers No No
Bluetooth Compatibility Phone & Audio Streaming No

Price Ex-Showroom, Delhi

Rs. 8.08 lakh

Rs. 7.51 lakhs

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