Volkswagen Up! Overview - Practical City Car
VW's up! has all the makings of a city car, but comes with the best bits from larger Volkswagens
The Volkswagen Up! is a fantastic city car that is surprisingly spacious, it is the perfect hatchback that comes with 3/5 doors and four seats. There is a choice of six models and four engines,the highest performance model is the High up! 1.0 75PS 5spd 3dr which is capable of 0-62mph in 13.2 seconds.
The up! models
The range of models start with the Take up! priced from £8870 then the Move up! slightly more expensive at £9925 then the High up! priced from £11,500 plus the Street up! and Club up! both priced from £12,110.
The top of the range Rock up! is priced from £13,580. The High up! is one of the most popular choices due to its sporty looks and standard features that include air conditioning, heated front seats, leather steering wheel, alloy wheels and a touch screen navigation/radio infotainment device.
There is a choice of engines depending on which model chosen, the best engine for efficiency is the 1.0 75PS BlueMotion which returns 67.3 mpg and is also the best engine for performance.
The range boasts many stylish features, the entry level model Take up! includes 14” steel wheels plus isofix rear child seat fittings, RCD 215 Radio/CD player plus rear adjustable headrests.
The Move up! features air conditioning, electric front windows, body coloured door mirrors, central locking, plus a split folding rear seat.
The High up! brings more such as front fog lights, 15” ‘Spoke’ alloys wheels and a leather covered steering wheel.
If you choose the Club up! then the range of features bring something really special. The interior boasts ‘Tartan Tonic’ upholstery with carpet mats featuring carbon border and ‘Orbit Blue’ stitching.
The 16” ‘Triangle’ alloy wheels plus silver painted door mirrors give an extra edge to the exterior together with the rear tinted glass. The top of the range Rock up! features a rear diffuser panel and roof spoiler which will certainly turn some heads.
Volkswagen Finance have put together a finance plan now available on all up! models excluding Take up! - this offer runs until 11th January 2016. Move up! is available on 4.9% APR representative from just £95 per month with a deposit contribution of £900 from Volkswagen.
If you purchase a new car with Solutions from Volkswagen Finance you will receive up to 2 years or 20,000 miles servicing for only £149.