VW Golf GTI vs VW Polo GTI 1.4 TSI

Picture of VW Polo GTI 1.4 TSI
Picture of VW Golf GTI (Mk VI)
Category VW Polo GTI 1.4 TSIVW Golf GTI (Mk VI)
Max power (ps / bhp) 179 / 177211 / 208
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 250 / 184280 / 207
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1194 / 26321318 / 2906
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 150 / 148160 / 158

Performance

Category VW Polo GTI 1.4 TSIVW Golf GTI (Mk VI)
0 - 40 kph 2.1 s2.2 s
0 - 100 kph 6.6 s6.2 s
0 - 200 kph 29.9 s26.4 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 23.3 s19.9 s
0 - 100 mph 16.3 s15.0 s
Est. 1/8 mile 10.4 s @ 82.0 mph10.3 s @ 83.3 mph
1/4 mile 14.9 s14.5 s @ 100.0 mph
Est. 1/2 mile 25.1 s @ 118.1 mph24.2 s @ 121.2 mph
Top speed 229 kph (142 mph)240 kph (149 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.48 g (5 m/s²)0.48 g (5 m/s²)

Summary

Category VW Polo GTI 1.4 TSIVW Golf GTI (Mk VI)
Track Performance 571600
Straight line speed 858987
Total 14301587

Verdict

Golf GTI is the fastest by a small margin.

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jeremyclarkson1  3m ago

Is it just me or, do these cars look pretty much the exact same?

 

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FastestLaps  3m ago

Rears are more different. Golf is wider, bigger overall, of course.


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jeremyclarkson1  3m ago @FastestLaps

ye true, but overall, i think they are quite similar, but sorry i only looked at the front and sides


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FastestLaps  3m ago @jeremyclarkson1

Btw, I really like how the new Polo GTI looks. Maybe more than the Golf GTI.