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2022 Volkswagen Polo LIFE

2022 Volkswagen Polo LIFE Specifications

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MRLP $28,250
5.4L/100km
Not tested

About the 2022 Volkswagen Polo LIFE

The 2022 Volkswagen Polo LIFE is a front-wheel drive five-door hatchback that was released to the Australian market on 01/06/2022 classified as a AW MY22. The Polo is regarded as a light from 25k built in Germany with prices starting at $28,250 before on-road costs.

The Polo is a front-wheel drive 5 door with 5 seats, powered by a 1.0L TURBO 3 engine that has 85 kW of power (at 5000 rpm) and 200 Nm of torque (at 2000 rpm) via a Seven-speed Auto Direct Shift. VOLKSWAGEN claims the Polo LIFE uses 5.4L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 124g of CO2. It has a 40L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 741km per full tank.

The Polo measures 1450mm (57.1 inches) in height, 4080mm (160.6 inches) in length, 1751mm (68.9 inches) in width with a 2564mm (100.9 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1165kg (2568.4 lbs) of unladen weight. The Polo LIFE comes standard with 185/65 R15 front tyres and 185/65 R15 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2022 Volkswagen Polo LIFE has a 136mm ground clearance with a 1000kg braked and 600kg unbraked towing capacity.

The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Inner Guard and the compliance plate is located on the RH Door Apert. on Lower B-Pill. An example VIN number would be similar to WVWZZZAWZ#*123456.


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Volkswagen Polo LIFE Details
Price$28,250
SeriesAW MY22
Body Stylefive-door hatchback
Release date01/06/2022
Discontinued date-
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Inner Guard
Compliance plate locationRH Door Apert. on Lower B-Pill
VIN ExampleWVWZZZAWZ#*123456
Country of originGermany
SegmentLIGHT FROM 25K
Safety ANCAP ratingNot tested
Number of doors5
Seating capacity5
Volkswagen Polo LIFE Engine Specifications
TypeTURBO DIRECT F/INJ
Size999cc, 1.0L
Power @ RPM 85kW @ 5000rpm (114.0 hp)
Torque @ RPM200Nm @ 2000rpm (147.5 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged three-cylinder
Number of Valves12
ValvesVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
Euro RatingEURO 6
Compression ratio10.5
Power/weight ratio73.0kw/tonne
Bore/stroke74.5mm × 76.4mm (2.9in × 3.0in)
Volkswagen Polo LIFE Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSeven-speed Auto Direct Shift
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Steering typeELECTROMECHANICAL POWER STEERING
Turning circle10.6m (34.8 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size185/65 R15 - 5.5Jx15
Rear tyre & wheel size185/65 R15 - 5.5Jx15
Front suspension typeIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil Spring
Rear suspension typeTorsion beam axle, Trailing arm, Coil Spring
Volkswagen Polo LIFE Fuel Specifications
Fuel typePREMIUM UNLEADED PETROL
Fuel tank capacity40L
Fuel consumption (combined average)5.4L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)6.2L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)4.9L / 100km
Vehicle range740.7km (460.2 miles)
Emission standardEURO 6
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)124g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Volkswagen Polo LIFE Dimensions
Length4080mm (160.6 inches)
Width1751mm (68.9 inches)
Height1450mm (57.1 inches)
Wheelbase2564mm (100.9 inches)
Front track1522mm (59.9 inches)
Rear track1505mm (59.3 inches)
Ground clearance136mm (5.4 inches)
Unladen weight1165kg (2568.4 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass1670kg (3681.7 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
Volkswagen Polo LIFE Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity1000kg (2204.6 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity600kg (1322.8 lbs)
Volkswagen Polo LIFE Warranty
Warranty length60 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Volkswagen Polo LIFE Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Volkswagen Polo LIFE Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet
  • 230mm Rear Brakes
  • 276mm Front Brakes
  • Five Seat Interior
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Air Conditioning
  • App-connect Interface
  • Apple Car Play
  • Aero Wipers - Front
  • Adjustable Speed Limiter
  • Anti-Slip Regulation
  • Automatic Stop/Start
  • Adjustable Steering Column
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Anti-theft Wheel Bolts
  • Android Auto
  • Audio Streaming
  • 15 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Bag Hooks
  • Brake Assist
  • Body Coloured Bumpers
  • Body Coloured Exterior Door Handles
  • Body Coloured Exterior Mirrors
  • Battery Energy Recuperation
  • Bottle Holders - Front Seats
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Curtain Airbags - Front
  • Curtain Airbags - Rear
  • Cruise Control
  • Centre Console Storage
  • Chrome Front Grille
  • Cargo Cover - Removable
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Coat Hanger Hook/s
  • Chrome Headlight Surrounds
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Composition Media Audio
  • Child Proof Rear Door Locks
  • Child Seat Anchor Points
  • Comfort Seats Front
  • Child Seat - ISOFIX Anchorage System
  • Comfort Seats Rear
  • Capacitive Touch Screen 8.0 inch
  • Cloth Upholstery - Comfort
  • Cyclist Recognition
  • Crumple Zone Front & Rear
  • Digital Audio Broadcast Radio Plus
  • Driver Fatigue Detection
  • Digital Cockpit
  • Driver One Touch Lock/Unlock
  • Dust & Pollen Filter
  • Door Pockets - Front & Rear
  • Driver Assistance System
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Darkened Rear Tail Light Clusters
  • Driver Seat Height Adjustable
  • Distance Warning Display
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Emergency Brake Lights - Flashing
  • Electronic Differential Lock
  • Electromechanical Power Steering
  • Exterior Mirror - Reverse Tilt on Passenger Side
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Front Centre Armrest - Adjustable
  • Front Centre Airbag
  • Fully Galvanised Body
  • Fog Lights - Rear
  • Fuel Filler Flap Lock/Unlock by Remote
  • Front Assist
  • Front Wipers 2 Speed
  • Glovebox Compartment
  • Gloss Black Dashboard Highlights
  • Gloss Paint
  • Gear Shift Indicator
  • Headrests - Adjustable on All Seats
  • Headlights - Auto On/Off Function
  • Headlights - Coming/Leaving Home Function
  • Heat Insulating Tinted Glass
  • Hill Start Assist
  • Illuminated - Entry/Exit with Delayed Fade
  • Inlays - Black
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Intermittent Wipers - Rear
  • Lane Assist
  • Luggage/Cargo Area Light/s
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • LED Headlights
  • Leather Gear Knob
  • Load Hooks
  • Leather Handbrake Lever
  • Low Light Sensor
  • Lumbar Support Both Front Seats
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Manoeuvre Braking - Front & Rear
  • Multi Collision Brake
  • Multi-function Steering Wheel
  • Map/Reading Lights - Front & Rear
  • Manual Temperature Control
  • Navigation System
  • Overhead Console/s
  • Optical Parking System
  • Overhead Storage Compartment/s
  • Parking Distance Control Front & Rear
  • Paddle Shifters on Steering Wheel
  • Pedestrian Recognition
  • Programmable Locking Functions
  • Power Mirrors With Heated & Folding
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators - LED
  • Passenger Seat Height Adjustable
  • Power Windows With One-Touch Operation
  • Radio AM/FM
  • Remote Boot/Hatch Release
  • Rear Diffuser - Black
  • Rigid Safety Cell
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Remote Operated Power Windows - Programmable
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror - Auto Dimming
  • Rear Wiper/Washer
  • Side Airbags - Front Seats side
  • Seatbelts - Height Adjustable Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Load Limiters 2nd Row Outer
  • Seatbelts - Load Limiters Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Lap/Sash for All Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners 2nd Row Outer
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Reminder for All Seats
  • Security Coded Audio System
  • Storage Compartment - Centre Floor Console
  • Storage Compartment Front Centre Armrest
  • Storage Compartment Under Passenger Front Seat
  • Side Door Impact Beams
  • Split Fold Rear Seat
  • Smartphone Interface
  • Seatback Pockets - Front Seats
  • Sound System with 6 Speakers
  • Speed Sensitive Power Steering
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Spare Wheel 15 inch
  • Tyre Pressure Indicator
  • Touch Type Temperature Control Panel
  • Upholstery - Black
  • USB Input Socket
  • USB-C Input Socket/s
  • Ventilated Front Disc Brakes
  • Variable Luggage Compartment Floor Level
  • Wireless Device Charger
Optional Features
  • Metallic Paint - $600
  • Pearl Effect Paint - $600
  • Vision & Tech Package - $1,700