Clive's new Polo

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POLO Clive
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Clive's new Polo

Post by POLO Clive » Thu Jan 16, 2020 12:24 pm

Just thought I'd start this as a record of my new Polo and my order as it progresses through the system, I'll update it as time goes by.

Vehicle : Polo SEL 1.0 TSI 115PS 6-speed manual in Pure White with 17" Silver Pamplona wheels.
Extras : Winter pack, Cruise control, Rear-view camera, Tinted glass.

Stage 1 - Ordered on 11-10-2019 - (day 1)
Stage 2 - With the Factory on 06-11-2019 - (day 26)
Stage 3 - Build week confirmed (Wk4) on 19-11-2019 - (day 39)
Stage 4 - Build in progress on 20-01-2020 - (day 101)
Stage 5a - In Transit, left the factory on 24-01-2020 - (day 105)
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Re: Clive's new Polo

Post by silverhairs » Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:57 am

POLO Clive wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 12:24 pm
Just thought I'd start this as a record of my new Polo and my order as it progresses through the system, I'll update it as time goes by.

Vehicle : Polo SEL 1.0 TSI 115PS 6-speed manual in Pure White with 17" Silver Pamplona wheels.
Extras : Winter pack, Cruise control, Rear-view camera, Tinted glass.

Ordered on 11-10-2019
With the Factory on 06-11-2019
Build week confirmed (Wk4) on 19-11-2019
Build in progress on
Do you mean adaptive cruise control, I thought cruise control was standard fit?

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Re: Clive's new Polo

Post by silverhairs » Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:03 pm

silverhairs wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:57 am
POLO Clive wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 12:24 pm
Just thought I'd start this as a record of my new Polo and my order as it progresses through the system, I'll update it as time goes by.

Vehicle : Polo SEL 1.0 TSI 115PS 6-speed manual in Pure White with 17" Silver Pamplona wheels.
Extras : Winter pack, Cruise control, Rear-view camera, Tinted glass.

Ordered on 11-10-2019
With the Factory on 06-11-2019
Build week confirmed (Wk4) on 19-11-2019
Build in progress on
Do you mean adaptive cruise control, I thought cruise control was standard fit?
I also had the adaptive cruise and the rear view camera, I like both of them. I'm looking for another car, but ACC and rear view camera have to be on my must have list!

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Re: Clive's new Polo

Post by POLO Clive » Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:14 pm

silverhairs wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:57 am
Do you mean adaptive cruise control, I thought cruise control was standard fit?
No, not the adaptive, just normal cruise control, I don't think cruise control is standard on any model, speed limiter is, but not cruise.

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Re: Clive's new Polo

Post by silverhairs » Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:03 pm

I really thought The SEL did come with normal cruise and limit? But I did want the adaptive and added it.

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Re: Clive's new Polo

Post by POLO Clive » Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:30 pm

silverhairs wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:03 pm
I really thought The SEL did come with normal cruise and limit? But I did want the adaptive and added it.
Nahhh, it's not listed on the 'Standard equipment' list, but it is in the options list at £285, so that's what I specced/bought. The ACC it listed at £610, but I only wanted the standard CC.

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Re: Clive's new Polo

Post by POLO Clive » Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:54 pm

silverhairs wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:03 pm
I really thought The SEL did come with normal cruise and limit? But I did want the adaptive and added it.
Also worth noting if you want ACC, it's only available on SEL and above, you can't have it on S, SE or Beats.

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Re: Clive's new Polo

Post by POLO Clive » Fri Jan 24, 2020 9:13 am

Post 1 updated, my car is now built and left the factory :D

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Re: Clive's new Polo

Post by skipster » Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:41 pm

POLO Clive wrote:
Fri Jan 24, 2020 9:13 am
Post 1 updated, my car is now built and left the factory :D
I look forward to hearing your views on this model Polo Clive, the 115PS model ‘R-Line’ is under our consideration for future!

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