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Comparison of BS6 Volkswagen Polo TSI vs Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Turbo – Specification, Features, Price



All about BS6 Volkswagen Polo TSI vs Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Turbo ✓ Specification ✓ Price ✓ Mileage ✓ Color ✓ Features ✓ ABS ✓ Comparison.

Recently, Volkswagen’s entry-level model in India, the Polo hatchback, made its transition to meet the stricter BS6 emission norms in the country. Priced from Rs 5.83 lakh onwards, the Polo gained an all-new 110hp, 1.0-litre three-cylinder TSI petrol engine in the transition. On the other hand, Hyundai also updated its i10 Grand with mandatory emission standard. In this post we are going to compare Polo TSI with i10 Grand Nios turbo  varinat. Hyundai Grand i10 was a runaway success; on the other hand, Polo was immensely sucessfultoo. The comparison is indeed close. However, the price of Volkswagen Polo is higher and the bi-fuel variant available in Hyundai Grand i10 helps it to keep an upper hand in this. Let’s take a look of both the premium hatchback’s offering in the Indian Market.

BS6 Volkswagen Polo TSI vs Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo – Engine Specifications:

Petrol engine 2020 Volkswagen Polo TSI Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo
Engine type 1.0-litre TSI turbo-petrol engine 1.0-litre Turbo GDi petrol engine
Displacement 999 cc 998 cc
No. of cylinders 3 3
Power 109 bhp @ 5,000 rpm 99 bhp @ 6,000 rpm
Torque 175 Nm @ 1,750 rpm 172 Nm @ 1,500 rpm
Transmission 6-speed Manual and torque converter automatic 5-speed Manual
Emission Standard BS6 BS6
Drivetrain Layout FWD FWD

BS6 Volkswagen Polo TSI vs Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo – Exterior and Interior:

Exterior:- The Volkswagen Polo facelift gets redesigned fascia which includes redesigned bonnet and chrome embellishments that flow across the grille and bottom of the fog lamps. Its redone bumper looks more aggressive, while the tail lights and alloy wheels are new. The headlamps of the new Polo get LED treatment, which is the most visible update given to the car.

Another side. The Grand i10 Nios is the latest hatchback offering from the Korean brand. It comes with a fresh design, updated features and is packed with quite a lot of new equipment. It’s offered with BS6-compliant engines and available as both petrol and diesel models in India. The Grand i10 incorporates many futuristic features. The brilliant-looking diamond-cut alloy wheels look sharp and make the exterior of the vehicle even more premium to look at.

Interior:- Interior layout of Volkswagen Polo remains unchanged. Though, the 2019 Volkswagen Polo gets Volkswagen Connect a dongle based feature enabling user to connect his/her smartphone. This connectivity suite is standard from Highline trim and provides information such as trip tracking, location sharing, driver behaviour and statistic tracking, fuel cost monitoring and more. It can be used across different Volkswagen cars.

On the other hand, Inside the car, Hyunda Grand i10 Nios has a lot of beige has been used across all the variants for that premium feel. To top that, Hyundai has mated the beige color smartly with the black color, so the places which are more accessible to hands are covered in black to save them from getting dirty quickly. The interior also gets blue illumination, which looks brilliant at night. The blue illumination makes the car look very premium from the inside, and the feature is standard across all the variants.

BS6 Volkswagen Polo TSI vs Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo – Dimensions:

Dimensions 2020 Volkswagen Polo TSI Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo
Length 3,971 mm 3,805 mm
Width 1,682 mm 1,680 mm
Height 1,469 mm 1,520 mm
Wheelbase 2,470 mm 2,450 mm
Ground Clearance 168 mm 165 mm
Boot Space 280-litres 260-litres

BS6 Volkswagen Polo TSI vs Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo – Features

Standard Features
2020 Volkswagen Polo TSI Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo
– 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system
– Analogue Digital Instrument cluster
– Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility
– Automatic Projector Headlamps
– Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel
– Leather-wrapped Gear Knob
– Front & Rear Power Window
– Roof Mounted Antenna with Body-coloured Bumpers
– Electrically Adjustable & Retractable ORVMs
– Steering Mounted Controls, Voice Command and Rear-sensing Wipers
– Automatic Climate Control with Rear AC vents
– Push start/stop button
– Keyless Entry
– 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system
– Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support with Voice recognition
– Steering-mounted audio, phone and voice controls
– 5.3-inch part-digital multi-information display
– Projector headlamps (AMT and DT only)Follow-me-home headlamps with Day/Night IRVM
– Turn indicators on ORVMs (AMT only)
– Steering Wheel mounted audio controls
– Wireless charging (DT only)
– Automatic climate control with eco coating
– 2-DIN audio system with AM/FM, USB and Bluetooth
– Cooled glove box
– 15-inch diamond cut alloys (DT only)
– Push button start/stop system
Safety Features
– Dual-front airbags
– ABS with EBD
– Electronic Stability Program (ESP)Seat-belt Reminder
– High-speed Alert
– ESC and Traction Control
– Remote Central Locking
– Hill Hold Control
– Child Safety and Speed Sensing Door Locks
– Dual front Air-bags
– ABS with EBD
– Brake Assist
– Electronic Stability Program
– Front power windows
– Speed alert system
– Seat-belt Reminder
– Rear Parking Sensor
– Central Locking

BS6 Volkswagen Polo TSI vs Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo – Mileage:

Variants Name Fuel Type 2020 Volkswagen Polo TSI Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo
1.0-Litre MT Petrol 18.24 kmpl 20.3 kmpl
1.0-Litre AT Petrol 18.24 kmpl

BS6 Volkswagen Polo TSI vs Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo – Colour:

2020 Volkswagen Polo TSI Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo
– Lapiz Blue
– Carbon Steel
– Sunset Red
– Flash Red
– Candy White
– Reflex Silver
– Toffee Brown
– Alpha Blue
– Aqua Teal
– Titan Grey
– Fiery Red
– Typhoon Silver
– Polar White

BS6 Volkswagen Polo TSI vs Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo – Ex-showroom Price

  2020 Volkswagen Polo TSI Hyundai i10 Grand Nios Turbo
Petrol (1.0-litre) INR 8.02 – 9.13 lakh. INR 7.70 lakh.


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