4 out of 5 4.0
Parkers overall rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
Volkswagen Polo Saloon (00-02) - rated 4 out of 5
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At a glance

New price £10,580 - £14,160
Used price £180 - £1,450
Fuel economy
Not tested to latest standards
View pre-2017 economy specs
Road tax cost £150 - £330
Insurance group 9 - 18 How much is it to insure?

PROS

Quality image; strong residual values; reliability

CONS

Expensive for a supermini

Volkswagen Polo Saloon rivals

Peugeot
206
3 out of 5 3.0

Written by Parkers on

The last Polo saloon offered no surprises. The range includes an efficient turbo diesel as well as tried and tested 1.0, 1.4 and 1.9 diesel engines. Polo doesn't grab the eye, but its probably the ultimate quality supermini - safe, economical, easy to drive and long lasting.

Volkswagen Polo Saloon rivals

Peugeot
206
3 out of 5 3.0

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