Polo

  • Maruti Suzuki Alto, Hyundai i10, Tata Nano, Ford Figo fail crash test; not safe for you 01-02-2014 12:20 PM

    Some of the most popular small cars in India have failed the crash tests conducted by Global NCAP, an independent UK-based charity that carries out consumer orientated vehicle safety initiatives. In the first-ever independent crash tests conducted on Indian vehicles, most small cars showed high risk of life threatening injuries...
  • Volkswagen hikes Polo and Vento prices, makes front airbags standard for Polo 30-01-2014 10:39 AM

    Volkswagen India has hiked prices of its Polo and Vento models by 2.7 per cent. The price rise by Volkswagen is aimed to mitigate the increased input costs and fluctuations in exchange rates. The good news though is that the Polo will now get front dual airbags as standard fitment...
  • Allahabad High Court dismisses petition on unauthorised activity on defence land 05-11-2013 11:13 AM

    Six months after a contempt notice was issued to a top Army official by the Allahabad High Court, the petition has been dismissed as withdrawn following the court's observation that "by no stretch of imagination" did it appear that any construction work was undertaken in the cantonment area in violation...
  • Overdrive: Review of 2013 BMW Z4 05-10-2013 07:02 PM

    On this episode of Overdrive, we review the 2013 BMW Z4, all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • Volkswagen launches the 1.6-litre Polo GT TDI in India at Rs 8.08 lakh 13-09-2013 04:30 PM

    New Delhi: German car maker Volkswagen launched a new variant of its compact hatchback 'Polo GT TDI' in India, priced at Rs 8.08 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Polo GT TDI boasts of a 1.6-litre 4-cylinder turbo diesel engine from the Vento which makes 105PS and 250Nm. It comes mated to...
  • Volkswagen launches the Cross Polo in India at Rs 7.75 lakh 23-08-2013 11:59 AM

    New Delhi: German car-maker Volkswagen launched a new variant of its hatchback Polo in India, priced at Rs 7.75 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The new edition, Cross Polo will be available with a 1.2 litre diesel engine and a five-speed manual gearbox, Volkswagen said in a statement. "The Polo is an...
  • What's special about the DSG gearbox on the Volkswagen Polo GT TSI 04-05-2013 12:42 PM

    Mumbai: The Volkswagen Polo GT TSI is the German carmaker's most advanced hatchback in India yet. Now, we've already told you about the technology that governs its engine - TSI (you can read about it here) but it also has one of the most advanced gearboxes - a dual clutch...
  • Volkswagen launches Polo GT TSI in India at Rs 7.99 lakh 29-04-2013 04:43 PM

    Volkswagen's latest version of the hot hatch is here in the form of the new Polo GT TSI. Priced at Rs 7.99 lakh, ex-Delhi, the GT TSI brings to the table a 1.2-litre 4-cylinder turbocharged direct injection 105PS/170Nm engine paired to a 7-speed DSG box. Volkswagen claims that the Polo...
  • Sahara Warriors lifts BLK Baroda Cup 2012 10-12-2012 09:39 AM

    New Delhi: Sahara Warriors on Sunday lifted the prestigious BLK Baroda Cup 2012 by defeating Jindal Steel & Power by 10 goals to 71/2 at the Jaipur Polo Ground. Sahara scored four goals upfront to assert their authority and notched up six more goals in the match. Despite netting a...
  • PETA urges Campbell to cancel elephant polo match 05-11-2012 04:48 PM

    Mumbai: British supermodel Naomi Campbell's planned elephant polo match for boyfriend Vladimir Doronin's 50th birthday bash in Jodhpur has been criticised by animal activists group PETA. The 42-year-old is reportedly planning the match during the four-day long birthday celebrations. "PETA India urges Naomi Campbell to respect elephants and Indian wildlife...
  • Vishnu Prasad wins Volkswagen Polo R Cup 28-11-2011 03:09 PM

    Chennai: Vishnu Prasad was crowned Volkswagen Polo R Cup 2011 Champion after an action packed race finale at Irungattukottai Race Track, Sriperumbudur, Chennai. Guest driver Sunny Sidhu won the final race with a time of 19:48.996 minutes, while international woman driver Maiken Rasmussen finished in 2nd position, just 1.220 seconds...
  • Avdumber Hede grabs Pole at Polo R Cup 27-11-2011 12:56 PM

    Chennai: Avdumber Hede from Goa set the fastest lap in a wet qualifying session on Saturday at the final race weekend of the JK-Volkswagen Polo Cup India at the MMSC Race Track, Irungattukottai in Chennai. Championship contenders Vishnu Prasad and Rahil Noorani will be starting from 2nd and 4th position...
  • Noorani clinches third win in Polo R Cup 18-10-2011 08:43 AM

    Chennai: Rahil Noorani from Mumbai won an action packed race to continue his championship lead in Race One of Round Five of the 2011 JK Tyre Volkswagen Polo R Cup at the Irungattukottai Race Track, Sriperumbudur, Chennai. The young driver completed the race in 20:46.700 minutes. Second to finish was...
  • Overdrive: The Volkswagen Vento is here 21-08-2010 08:14 PM

    On this week's Overdrive, Shereen Bhan takes you on a luxurious drive in Volkswagen's latest offering - Vento. ...
  • Take a test drive of Volkswagen Polo 27-02-2010 09:17 PM

    Also, we take you dune bashing with the Mahindra in the great escape. ...
  • Watch: Volkswagen on an overdrive in India 12-12-2009 05:42 PM

    Take a spin in the Indian-made Volkswagen Polo. ...
  • Drass embraces polo to promote tourism 19-08-2009 06:31 PM

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  • Overdrive: Get up close and personal with Volkswagen Polo 30-05-2009 06:41 PM

    Also, test the upgraded Bajaj Pulsar 180. ...
  • Overdrive: VW Polo unveiled at Geneva Motor Show 15-03-2009 12:43 AM

    The Polo was showcased at the 79th Geneva Motor Show. ...
  • Indian Open Polo championship starts in Delhi 05-12-2008 03:27 AM

    The championship is the holy grail for Indian sports. ...
  • Water polo 01-08-2008 07:42 PM

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  • Glam game: Karisma watches hubby play polo 28-01-2008 10:28 PM

    Mumbai: Royal Challengers Bangalore franchisee director Siddharth Mallya on Monday said the fact that the team topped the points table after being written off, shows its character. "After our first win, we unfortunately lost our three next games. The commentary team wrote us off, the journalists wrote us off, the...
  • Army pedals in a new kind of polo 20-04-2007 01:17 PM

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