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Volkswagen Teams With Funny or Die to Take the 2015 Golf on a Wild Shopping Spree

posted by on 10 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The Vehicle Launch Kicks Off with Video Starring Childrens Hospital’s Rob Huebel Herndon, VA (September 10, 2014) – Volkswagen of America (VWoA) today announced a collaboration with Funny Or Die to support the market introduction of the all-new 2015 Volkswagen Golf. The platform provides the leaders in automotive and humor an opportunity to come together […] More…

Volkswagen of America Reports August 2014 Sales

posted by on 3 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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August sales total 35,181 units The all-new Golf delivered 1,773 units for the month, marking a 17.3 percent increase in sales for the model over the previous August The Golf GTI delivered 2,026 units, a 46.7 percent increase Passat delivered 9,190 units for the month Jetta sedan delivered 13,406 units for the month Tiguan delivered […] More…

Volkswagen Group Starts Second Half of Year with Rise in Deliveries

posted by on 26 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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5.78 million vehicles handed over from January to July / +6.0 percent* 808,500 units delivered in July / +6.7 percent* Group Board Member for Sales Christian Klingler: “Pleasing start to second half of year. Uncertainty continues to overshadow economic conditions in global automotive sector.” Wolfsburg, August 26, 2014 – The Volkswagen Group delivered 5.78 (January-July […] More…

Volkswagen of America Announces Pricing of 2015 Jetta, Starting at $16,215

posted by on 25 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The entry-level 2.0L trim starts at just $16,215, featuring a standard five-speed manual transmission New limited-edition 1.8T Sport trim offers lowered sport suspension, navigation, rearview camera, rear spoiler and darkened taillights, starting at $20,895 New driver assistance systems available: Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Traffic Alert, Forward Collision Warning System, and Park Distance Control Improved aerodynamics […] More…

Volkswagen of America Announces Pricing for 2015 e-Golf

posted by on 25 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The most versatile Electric Vehicle in its class goes on sale in November, priced at $35,445 for the fully equipped SEL Premium model Drivetrain consists of 24.2 kWh lithium-ion battery and an electric motor with 199 pound-feet of torque; 7.2 kW onboard charger is standard Standard fast charging capability allows 80 percent battery charge within […] More…

Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Team Aims for Podium Finishes at Daytona this Weekend

posted by on 20 August 2014 in Motorsport News

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Herndon, VA  — The Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team is eager to get back on the podium to kick off the second half of the season in the Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship. This weekend the rallycross series heads to Daytona International Speedway where the cars will race on a custom GRC track sited on the inside […] More…