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Volkswagen Worldwide Sales Up 4.8 Percent For January 2014

posted by on 11 February 2014 in Volkswagen News

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For the first time Volkswagen sold more than half a million vehicles in the first month of the year. Sales are up 4.8 over January 2013. More details after the jump… More…

Volkswagen To Campaign Beetle in GRC

posted by on 6 February 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen announced today that they will campaign the Beetle in Global Rally Cross with Tanner Foust and Scott Speed driving. More…

Taigun Concept at New Delhi Auto Show

posted by on 5 February 2014 in Volkswagen News

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This small SUV concept based on the Up! platform was first shown in 2012 at the Sao Paulo Auto Show. Now it is a step closer to the production version with a few cosmetic changes and an externally mounted spare tire at the rear. Like the Up!, there are no plans to offer this in the U.S. More details after the jump… More…

U.S. Golf 7 Preview

posted by on 4 February 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Here is our first real look at the U.S. spec Golf 7 arriving in just a few months. While we don’t have all the official details and pricing yet, we are able to get an idea of what to expect. More…

First Photos – Facelifted Polo

posted by on 28 January 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The Polo gets a significant facelift, new engines, up to 21-percent better fuel economy and more. No, we still won’t be getting it here (at least this generation) thanks to low-profit margins and slim sub-compact market volumes. We’ll continue to wait and see. More…

Beetle 1.8T Pricing Announced

posted by on 22 January 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen has announced pricing for the new 1.8T FSI powered versions of the Beetle and Beetle Convertible which hold the line on pricing but offer more power and improved economy. More…