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Volkswagen Announces Golf R Pre-Order Details

posted by on 19 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Eagerly anticipated all-wheel-drive Golf R, Volkswagen’s highest performance model, will be available for pre-order on January 8, 2015 Herndon, VA  — Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced the opportunity for customers to pre-order one of the first 500 available 2015 Golf R models, the most powerful production Golf ever offered in the U.S. The pre-order will […] More…

2015 Golf GTI Wins Autoweek’s “Best of the Best”/Car Award

posted by on 16 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The seventh-generation “hot-hatch” is recognized for its perfect combination of performance, economy, fit and finish, design and value  Herndon, VA — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is proud to announce today that the 2015 Golf GTI has won Autoweek’s annual “Best of the Best”/Car award. The all-new Golf GTI was evaluated against every new or significantly updated model throughout […] More…

Volkswagen’s 1.8T Named to “2015 Ward’s 10 Best Engines” List

posted by on 10 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Now powering the 2015 Golf 1.8T, the EA888 turbocharged and direct-injection engine is honored on the coveted list for the second consecutive year Herndon, VA — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce today that the Volkswagen EA888 1.8-liter four-cylinder TSI® engine has been named to WardsAuto World magazine’s “2015 10 Best Engines” list. Powering the all-new […] More…

Volkswagen Issues Voluntary Recall on Beetle Models

posted by on 8 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Herndon, VA – Volkswagen considers the safety and satisfaction of its consumers and passengers a top priority. As such, Volkswagen of America today notified the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that it will be issuing a voluntary safety recall affecting the panoramic sunroof on certain 2013-2015 model year Volkswagen Beetle vehicles. The recall affects approximately […] More…

Volkswagen of America Reports November 2014 Sales

posted by on 2 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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November sales total 31,725 units, representing a 3.2 percent increase over November 2013 Jetta sedan delivered 14,268 units for the month, a 31.8 percent increase The all-new Golf delivered 2,149 units for the month, marking a 85.9 percent increase in sales for the model over the previous November The Golf GTI delivered 1,725 units, a […] More…

Volkswagen Credit Takes Top Spot in J.D. Power 2014 U.S. Consumer Financing Satisfaction Study

posted by on 21 November 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Credit ranked Highest overall in mass market segment Audi Financial Services is ranked No. 3 in the luxury market, higher than any non-captive financing provider in that segment Herndon, VA — VW Credit, Inc. (VCI), the captive finance arm of Volkswagen and Audi brands in the United States, is pleased to announce that Volkswagen Credit […] More…