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Volkswagen to Offer Connected-Car Features Enabled by New Apple Watch

posted by on 5 May 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen’s Car-Net® app will sync with new Apple Watch  VW customers will be able to remotely lock*/unlock doors; check fuel level or charge status; set up speed and boundary alerts and more from their Apple Watch Herndon, VA (May 5th, 2015) — Volkswagen of America, Inc., is excited to announce that VW’s Car-Net® platform will enable […] More…

Volkswagen Announces 2015 Golf Sportwagen as The Official Vehicle of USA Cycling

posted by on 1 May 2015 in Volkswagen News

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2015 Golf SportWagen is currently on sale in U.S. dealerships, starting at $21,395 for the 1.8T S model with manual transmission Cargo volume matches compact SUVs for size and versatility, efficiently meeting utility demands of avid cyclists TDI® Clean Diesel model offers EPA estimated highway fuel economy of 43 mpg, beating all non-Battery Electric compact […] More…

GRC: Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Beetle GRC Gets More Power For 2015

posted by on 29 April 2015 in Motorsport News

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Tanner Foust and Scott Speed will contest the 2015 Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship with a pair of 2.0-liter Beetles Indianapolis, IN (April 29th, 2015) — After a strong performance in its inaugural season, the Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team is ready to challenge for this year’s driver and manufacturer titles in the Global Rallycross Championship. In […] More…

Volkswagen Group of America Releases Update to Corporate Social Responsibility Report

posted by on 27 April 2015 in Volkswagen News

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—Report highlights company’s commitment to sustainability, philanthropy, and diversity and inclusion— Herndon, VA (April 27, 2015) – Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWGoA) is pleased to release an update to its Corporate Social Responsibility Report, “At Home in America.” The report highlights the progress VWGoA has made since the release of the comprehensive 2013 report in […] More…

Volkswagen Group of America Is Named to DiversityInc’s 2015 List of “Top 25 Noteworthy Companies for Diversity”

posted by on 24 April 2015 in Volkswagen News

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—Accolade recognizes VWGoA’s long-standing commitment to creating a workplace culture that champions diversity and inclusion— HERNDON, VA (April 24, 2015) – Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWGoA) is pleased to announce it has earned a coveted spot on DiversityInc’s 2015 list of “Top 25 Noteworthy Companies for Diversity.” Organizations were rated on four equally-weighted areas of […] More…

Volkswagen Credit and Audi Financial Services to Support Automotive Financing Options in Puerto Rico

posted by on 16 April 2015 in Volkswagen News

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(San Juan, Puerto Rico, April 16, 2015) – Volkswagen Credit and Audi Financial Services are pleased to announce an agreement with Reliable Auto to introduce enhanced retail financing options in Puerto Rico. The collaboration, effective immediately, will help increase Volkswagen and Audi market share in Puerto Rico, and enable Volkswagen and Audi dealers to offer customers in […] More…