Polo 1 - (Typ 86) 1975 - 1981
The first-generation Polo, a rebadged version of the Audi 50, was introduced in 1975 and was produced until October 1981. By 1979, 500,000 Polos were produced worldwide. It shared the internal designation Typ 86 with the Audi 50. Including the facelifed version in 1979, sometimes referred to as the Mark IF, the facelifted model featured plastic bumpers, a different front grille and a revised dashboard.