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1Volkswagen rules out more potent Polo R

Volkswagen may be planning ever more powerful versions of its Golf, but don't expect that lust for power to trickle down to the smaller Polo anytime soon as the German automaker has reportedly ruled out the prospect of making a Polo R.

5Volkswagen rules out more potent Polo R

Volkswagen may be planning ever more powerful versions of its Golf, but don't expect that lust for power to trickle down to the smaller Polo anytime soon as the German automaker has reportedly ruled out the prospect of making a Polo R.

232015 Volkswagen Polo GTI is the VW hot hatch we really want

The degree of love for the Volkswagen Golf GTI at Autoblog is at or above that for any other hatchback sold in the US market. That's undoubtedly influenced by the fact that what may be the best GTI in the VW stable, the Polo GTI, isn't sold here. Were it, we guess the Ford Fiesta-sized bomber would have a legitimate shot at joining its brother at the top of AB hot hatch heap.

16Volkswagen updates Polo GTI in time for Paris

Volkswagen uses a number of performance badges on different models. Depending on the market, buyers can get a Jetta GLI, a Scirocco R, a diesel Golf GTD and of course the most iconic hot hatch of them all, the GTI. And those are just the front-drive models. But though it's the performance Golf that wears those letters exclusively in the US market, overseas it's not the only one: So does the smaller Polo GTI, and now Volkswagen is introducing a new version.

AddReport: VW to launch souped-up Polo R in 2012

Volkswagen Polo GTI – Click above for high-res image gallery

51Geneva 2010: 2011 Volkswagen Polo GTI is the MKI for the 21st century

Volkswagen Polo GTI – Click above for high-res image gallery

10More of the Same: Volkswagen Polo GTI rumormill swirls

Click above to view the current Volkswagen Polo GTI in our hi-res image gallery

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