• Sep 5, 2007
While the new Volkswagen Eos may have filled a hole left by the recently discontinued Cabrio, there is likely a market for a smaller drop-top in Volkswagen's lineup. A convertible version of the Polo may appeal to buyers looking at the Peugeot 206 CC or the Opel Tigra TwinTop, so Bild.de commissioned an artist to lop the roof off the Polo GTI, giving us an idea of what to expect.
While Volkswagen hasn't mentioned the possibility of a cabrio Polo, it wouldn't be hard to make a case for it, particularly if if cost was kept down by utilizing a canvas roof instead of a more complex, and expensive, folding hard-top.

Bild.de predicts that the VW Polo GTI Cabriolet could come to market as early as 2009, with a price of around 16,000 to 18,000 euro.

[Source: Bild.de via German Car Blog]


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      • 7 Years Ago
      You'll know this car is for real when VW buys the domain www.babybitchbasket.com
        • 7 Years Ago
        It's an Accord and 30 mpg.
        • 7 Years Ago
        Hahahahaha! Nice.

        P.S. What's the fuel economy like on your Escalade?
      • 7 Years Ago
      Typo with the question mark, also ment to hit reply.
      Gonna try a little harder from now on.
      • 7 Years Ago
      why base the cgi on the current polo? the current one is already dated and a new one will be released in 2008/2009.