That Idiot That Drove Into The Middle Of A Race Was Just Arrested

Well that was quick. Word got out that there were a bunch of videos floating around of a stupid/nutty/crazy/moronic/other derogatory adjectives person driving straight onto the Brands Hatch circuit in the middle of a race, and now he's been arrested by the local police. Good. Harumph. » 6/16/14 1:41pm 6/16/14 1:41pm

Watch This Asshole Drive Onto An Active Track During A Real Race

One of the worst things you can do in the world is to interfere with any serious, ongoing competition. One of the most dangerous things in the world is to get anywhere near a pack of race cars when you have no reason for doing so. This guy did both. » 6/16/14 10:42am 6/16/14 10:42am

Did This Guy Really Drive On The Track During A Live Race?

You know how sometimes you're just driving along, and you get a little lost, and you make a wrong turn, and then suddenly you find yourself in the middle of the track during an endurance race at the famous Brands Hatch Circuit? No? Well, that's what this guy did in a Volkswagen Polo. Supposedly. » 6/15/14 11:20am 6/15/14 11:20am

The VW Polo TSI BlueMotion Gets In On That 3-Cylinder Turbo Action

In tonight's round of Small Hatches Not Offered To Americans, Volkswagen presents the updated Polo, set to be shown next week at the Geneva Motor Show. Like a lot of companies fielding these small hatches, VW is bring out a turbocharged three-cylinder gas engine. » 2/25/14 9:00pm 2/25/14 9:00pm

Volkswagen Reportedly Cooking Up A WRX-Killing AWD Polo R

I have long wondered why Volkswagen doesn't sell its tiny Polo in the U.S. With the Golf having grown up so much, I always figured the Polo would be a hit among people for looking for a good city-going microhatch. Now an all-wheel drive R version is in the works, and I want it more than ever. » 1/22/14 4:20pm 1/22/14 4:20pm

Giugiaro pens future Volkswagen Golf, Polo

Two concepts from Volkswagen-owned design house Italdesign Giugiaro, leaked via European patents, show off a future design for a Golf/Scirocco-sized vehicle and a Polo-sized vehicle. » 2/22/11 12:30pm 2/22/11 12:30pm

2010 VW Polo Three-Door: Don't Call It A Coupe

The three-door 2010 VW Polo may not be the most exciting small car to debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show (ahem, Mini Coupe), but it seems stately by comparison. Also, it's actually going to be built. » 8/26/09 10:30am 8/26/09 10:30am

Hayabusa-Powered VW Polo Burns The Right Tires

We were displeased to see VW's annual Wörthersee concepts were relatively tame. Thankfully, these gents stepped up with a RWD, Hayabusa-powered Polo. » 5/28/09 9:30am 5/28/09 9:30am

2011 VW Polo Coming To America, Bringing +1

Volkswagen will redesign the 2011 VW Polo hatchback and sedan for the US market, making both beefier and more Husky-size-friendly than the new 2010 VW Polo available in Europe. » 3/16/09 11:00am 3/16/09 11:00am

Watch 35 Years Of Volkswagen Polo Evolve Before Your Eyes

The 2010 VW Polo represents the fifth generation and 35th year of continuous production of the German subcompact. Below, walk through the big evolution of this little car. » 3/03/09 2:20pm 3/03/09 2:20pm

2010 VW Polo: Popping Out To Say Hello

The new tiny, European 2010 VW Polo poked out its little head yesterday at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show and we've got to say, we're impressed with the little city car. » 3/03/09 8:20am 3/03/09 8:20am

2009 VW Polo: Geneva Expo Billboard Provides First Official Glimpse

The all-new 2009 VW Polo's set to be revealed at the Geneva Motor Show, but it got an early reveal today on a huge ad on the side of the Geneva Palexpo center. » 3/02/09 8:00am 3/02/09 8:00am

Women Turned On By Exotic Cars According To Questionable Science

A study commissioned by giggle-inducing British insurer Hiscox has proven than women, more than men, are seriously aroused by the sound of an exotic supercar. The "scientist" behind the test had 40 women and 40 men listen to the sounds of a Maserati, Lamborghini, Ferrari and Volkswagen Polo. Afterwards, he tested… » 9/09/08 11:20am 9/09/08 11:20am