The VW take up! is the base model of the up! Series and was presented in the small car segment for the first time at the IAA 2011 in Frankfurt the public. The VW take up! New cars was especially designed for the requirements in urban traffic, offers plenty of space in a small package and is the Toyota iQ and the smart fortwo conflict with fuel-efficient engines than its competitors. The base model of the VW take up! can be ordered with a 3-cylinder petrol engine, which is divided into two levels. In the interpretation of the small car with 60 hp consumes 4.5 liters per 100 kilometers and is up to 160 km / h. The version of the VW take up! with 75 hp runs up to 171 km / h, consumes 4.7 liters of premium petrol only slightly more. Despite a price of less than € 10,000 for the new car, the VW take up offers ! many security features : in addition to four airbags, ISOFIX anchorage is fitted with ABS, ESP and ASR in the small car factory. Optionally, the VW take up! surcharge for air conditioning, navigation system and many other gimmicks are added, which is also the value of a VW take up! Used car increases.