Volkswagen Polo Workshop & Owners Manual | Free Download The Polo was introduced in 1975, and as of 2011 has been produced over five generations with intermittent facelifts. It was manufactured with various diesel and petrol engines, and was produced with both manual and automatic transmission style. The Volkswagen Polo won the Volkswagen Polo Owners Manual | PDF Car Owners Manuals Volkswagen Polo Owners Manual. The Volkswagen Polo is a subcompact produced by Volkswagen. It is sold in Europe and other markets worldwide in hatchback, saloon, coupé and estate variants. The combines a comfortable ride with secure handling and has one of the classiest interiors of any supermini.