Polo Vivo on road

Is The Volkswagen Polo Vivo Mswenko Actually Better?

Volkswagen Polo Vivo has retained the crown for South Africa’s leading passenger car. Recording over 1630 sales in one month.

Volkswagen Polo Vivo has retained the crown for South Africa’s leading passenger car. For the last decade, the Volkswagen Polo Vivo has retained the crown for South Africa’s leading passenger car. Recording over 1630 sales in one month. The ‘mswenko’ – meaning ‘swag’ in Zulu, is a special edition exclusive to South Africa.

A few reasons for its booming prosperity are its stylish design, fuel efficiency, innovative features, and technology at competitive budget pricing. A few manufactures have struggled to pull it off. Volkswagen seems to have captured the heart of the people, providing the best bang for your buck regarding passenger cars.

Information Table

MakeVolkswagen
Model Mswenko
Year 2020
Vehicle Type Hatchback
Retail Price R247,700

Features of vehicle

Kw/Nm63kW@5000
Transmission Type5-speed manual
Fuel Typeunleaded
Fuel Consumption Average5.00
Fuel Consumption Urban7.00
Fuel Consumption Highway4.00
Fuel Tank Capacity (incl Reserve)45

A few key features separating it from the other derivatives is the all-new ‘Mswenko’ decals and blue, white and black seating – adding that local touch, a chrome exhaust tip, blacked-out roof at 65% light-absorbing, privacy glass, and unique alloy wheels 7J x 16. South Africans can ride in style with this exclusive derivative. Although there are some neat features, the car’s electric window is limited to the front leaving the back as manual.

The digital features include a 340G radio with SD, USB, Bluetooth, App-Connect. Safety is a standard with airbags, ISOFIX, mounting points for baby seats. Passengers are well protected in all models of the Polo Vivo.

Steering wheel and surroundings
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Who’s it for?

The Volkswagen Polo Vivo is just so popular, there doesn’t seem to be a certain age group specific to this car. All-round this is considered the best budget car available in South Africa, hence it being the top-selling for the past decade. Volkswagen isn’t known exactly for its dependability but that doesn’t seem to touch the scales. This car is a masterpiece considering the effort from the direct competition. Whether choosing between the Mswenko or the other derivatives, the younger population have a better liking to the new display of decal and flashy blue, white and black seats. All things considering, this is the perfect lifestyle entry car.

How to insure Your New Volkswagen Polo Vivo Mswenko?

You have finally bought the car of your dreams, the Volkswagen Polo Vivo Mswenko. This painstakingly beautiful car that just screams with cool factor. But now you realise how much you have spent and are wondering how you are going to insure your new hatchback?

One of the best places to get car insurance and compare car insurance quotes is with a broker. An insurance broker has access to and is in contact with various different car insurance providers. They can help you with many of your questions and find the best product for you and your car!

Talk to a broker today!