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Volkswagen Gran Turismo Vision GTI Concept Teased

posted by on 16 May 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Even if you’re not a driving sim gamer, you likely have seen the cartoon-like Vision GT concept cars thus far from Mercedes-Benz and more recently BMW. The cars are have been a real-life tie to the latest installment of the Gran Turismo gaming series for Sony Playstation… cars that are first designed and built as […] More…

Worthersee 2014 Photo Gallery: Day 4

posted by on 16 May 2014 in Events Coverage

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Day 4 of our continuing coverage of the mega VW show in Worthersee, Austria brought to us by our intrepid photographer Si Gray… More…

Worthersee 2014 Photo Gallery: Day 2

posted by on 14 May 2014 in Events Coverage

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[photos: Si Gray] It remains rainy on the lake in Worthersee, though that hasn’t stopped the most ardent from pulling their cars out in between cloudbursts in an effort to show off their latest mods and upgrades. Our UK contributor Si Gray is on the ground in Austria and filed this latest group of photos […] More…

Worthersee 2014 Photo Gallery: Day 1

posted by on 13 May 2014 in Events Coverage

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[photos: Si Gray] The main event is over a week away, but such is the case with the world’s largest gathering of VAG enthusiasts that thorough coverage of Worthersee really must start well ahead of the main show days. Why? Well, a lot of the more serious attendees like to get an early start with […] More…

Find of the Day: Another Clean Mk2 GTI Needs a Good Home

posted by on 6 May 2014 in Find Of the Day

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In case our new Mk2 project car didn’t already make it obvious, we’ve got a soft spot for the 2nd gen Golf. Seemed a good day to share another one we’ve found up for sale in our forums and also on Craigslist. This great-looking ’91 GTI 16V is currently owned by Project R32 and is up […] More…

Touareg Sport from Volkswagen Zubehor

posted by on 6 May 2014 in Volkswagen News

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We’ve stumbled across a few photos from Volkswagen Original Zubehor of what looks like a new body kit for the current-generation (pre-facelift) Touareg 2. We don’t know much as of yet other than these shots, and we’re looking into what else we can find about the package. Eyeballing the photos, we can clearly see that […] More…