2012 Volkswagen Polo GTi


  • Low miles with only 45,300 from new
  • Superb condition inside and out
  • Just been imported from Japan 

The Appeal

This is the classic VW GTi formula of a compact car with plenty of power and good spec, and resplendent in bright red and sitting on its 17” GTi alloys, it pulls it off perfectly.

This car has the advantage of being registered new in Japan so has very high spec and thanks to their strict rules and lack of road salt is in amazing condition, with low miles and an automatic gearbox so ideal for town driving. 

The History and Paperwork

  • Japanese export model
  • Import to the UK recently
  • Has passed all customs and NOVA checks
  • MOT to October 
  • Recently serviced
  • Missing Japanese service books
  • Listed incorrectly as Golf on V5, DVLA are correcting this

The Interior

  • Plaid GTi fabric bucket seats with little wear
  • Slight squashing of drivers bolster
  • Red contrast stitching on gear shift, handbrake and steering wheel
  • Excellent carpets
  • Leather sports steering wheel
  • Double DIN stereo

The Exterior 

  • 17” GTi alloy wheels with very good Bridgestone tyres
  • Great body work with virtually no dings
  • Excellent red paint, again almost no stone chips or marks
  • Lamps bright and clear

The Mechanics 

  • Engine fires quickly, idles quietly and revs well
  • No sign of fluid leaks under the bonnet
  • Auto gearbox selects drive and reverse cleanly


This is a great condition example of the Polo GTi,  the bodywork and interior look fantastic and the engine feels strong.
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Vehicle specification
  • Year 2012
  • Make Volkswagen
  • Model Polo GTi
  • Colour Red
  • Odometer 45,300 Miles
  • Engine size 1380
Auction Details
  • Seller Type Trade
  • Town Southampton
  • Location Hampshire
  • Country United Kingdom
Bidding history
33 bids
  • wagon.r•••• £6,600 27/02/23
  • greg.gr•••• £6,500 27/02/23
  • Lancast•••• £6,400 27/02/23
  • shaski9•••• £6,300 27/02/23
  • breezef•••• £6,200 27/02/23
  • shaski9•••• £6,100 27/02/23
  • wagon.r•••• £6,000 27/02/23
  • Lancast•••• £5,900 27/02/23
  • wagon.r•••• £5,800 27/02/23
  • Lancast•••• £5,600 27/02/23

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