18 July 2014 by Gagan Modi
Compare all New Polo Base Trendline Model against Maruti Swift Middle Vxi and Vdi Variant
VW Polo is here and comes with improved features list, diesel engine upgradation and minor cosmetic improvements
Let see how it performs against Maruti Swift Middle Variant in Petrol and Diesel Fuel in India
» Polo Trendline comes with Safety Specs of Dual Front Seat Airbags, which is missing in Swift Vxi Model
» Much bigger Boot Space - almost 1.5 times bigger than Swift
» VW Polo has edge in Diesel Engine - 1.5 Litre Diesel Engine with 90 PS Power and peak torque of 230 NM achieved at low 1500 rpm - gives it edge as the best diesel hatch of the segment in terms of Pep, Handling, Pickup - Swift 75 PS Power and 190 NM Torque looks much lower
» Though Swift is tall - but Polo all Black Interior Aesthetics, Color Tone, Plastic Fit and Finish, Black Headlights - to our view gives Polo a distinctive advantage of Premium Interiors and typical European Styling as Exteriors - as package is better than Swift
» Short Gear Box - you will love how easy is it to drive VW Polo - whether its Petrol or Diesel Engine - the responsiveness in Diesel Engine again makes it a car for those who love driving
» Polo to our view has got Sharp Looks, Better Interiors and Quality Plastics as against Swift.. The Finish Quality of German Brand Volkswagen (also owning Audi) is Impeccable and Flawless
» Polo has bigger rear seat glass window as against much smaller Window in Swift
» Swift is relatively more powerful in Petrol Engine - 1.2 Lit 87 PS in 4 Cylinder Engine gives it inspiring confidence, feel factor of pep - better than 75 PS, 3 Cylinder Engine of Polo. Been lighter against Polo - the Power to Body Weight is what considerable difference, if Petrol Engine is considered.
» Has More Convenience Features - Keyless Central Lock as against Manual Lock in Polo. All 4 Door Power Window as against Front Door POwer Window in Polo. Fog Lights additionally in Front too, Turn Indicators on ORVM... Polo also has height adjustable driver seat which is missing in Swift Vxi, VDI
» Swift is taller - ingress is easier, driver seating view gives a clear visibility. Also has taller ground clearance as against Polo
» ASS - After Sales Service Network of Maruti Suzuki is unmatched as against small Volkswagen Service Network. Easy Availability of Spare Parts and Cost again puts it in favor of Swift
» Swift Maintenance Cost is lower against Polo Petrol. (Though - Regular Maintenance cost - not much of a difference in Diesel)
Check Prices with Complete Features
VW Polo Trendline - If Safety Specs, Styling and Looks of European Car, Easy to Drive Car with Bigger Boot Space is your consideration
Swift Vxi - If Petrol Engine, Maintenance, More Features, Tall View, ASS Service Network & Spare Part Cost with Availability is your consideration.
VW Polo Trendline - If Powerful Engine, One of the best Peppy Drive and Handling, Safety Specs, Styling and Looks of European Car, Easy to Drive Car with Bigger Boot Space is your consideration
Swift Vdi - If has more importance to Stylish rather than Safety Specs in Value Price, Tall Looks, Mileage, ASS Service Network & Spare Part Cost with Availability is your consideration.