In Moscow, the most popular car following the results of last year was the Volkswagen Polo sedan. In just 12 months, 13.5 thousand such cars were sold in the capital. This figure is 12% more than in the same period of 2018. This was reported by the analytical agency “Avtostat”.
At the moment, in Russia, the Volkswagen Polo sedan is equipped with a 1.6-liter gasoline engine. The power of the unit is 90 or 110 horsepower. In the first case, the motor works in conjunction with a five-speed manual gearbox. The senior unit is combined with a manual gearbox or a six-band “automatic”. In addition, the car is available with a 1.4-liter turbo engine that produces 125 forces. Transmissions – six-band “mechanics” or seven-speed “robot” with two clutches.
In second place ranking – Kia Rio. Last year, Muscovites purchased 11.1 thousand of these cars, which is 19% less than a year earlier. In Russia, this car is offered in the hatchback and sedan. In addition, in February, Kia began selling the Rio X-Line hatchback in the Premium configuration with increased ground clearance up to 195 mm (instead of the previous 170 mm).