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  • The sixth generation of the small car received the most votes of the more than 80 international award committee members in the category of “Urban cars”
  • Volkswagen wins “World Car of the Year” award for sixth time
  • Klaus Bischoff, Head of Volkswagen Design: “The Polo is one of the world's most contemporary and successful small cars, and the new generation offers a broad range of drive systems”

The latest model generation of the Volkswagen Polo has been selected for the renowned “World Urban Car of the Year” award at the New York Auto Show. The World Car Awards are held annually with more than 80 international automotive journalists from 24 countries voting on the best new cars in the global market.

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