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2009 Jetta TDI Starting at $21,990 and Jetta SportWagen TDI Starting at $23,590

posted by on 18 June 2008 in Volkswagen News

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HERNDON, Va.—Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced pricing for their eagerly anticipated Jetta TDI sedan and SportWagen starting at $21,990 and $23,590, respectively. Fuel efficiency, performance and convenience all come standard with the 50-state compliant Jetta sedan and SportWagen TDI, which meet the most stringent emissions standards in California and the world. Both models will […] More…

Specifications Sidebar Test – Do Not Delete

posted by on 26 May 2008 in Reviews and Road Tests

Fresh from directing Volkswagen’s series of Safe Happens commercials, the king of one-take stunts Dan Bradley is spending his St. Patrick’s Day under the Brooklyn Bridge, setting up the climax of the upcoming The Bourne Ultimatum‘s final car chase. Three new, second-generation Touaregs were supplied by Volkswagen for this scene, and two were destroyed filming […] More…

Gentlemen, start your engines! VW Premieres Scirocco GT24 with 320hp

posted by on 22 May 2008 in Volkswagen News

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Wolfsburg, 22 May 2008 – Volkswagen will present the world premiere of a 239 kW (325 PS) version of the new Scirocco today at the legendary GTI Meet at Wörther Lake. For two days later, a team of legendary drivers will start the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring in the sports version of the Scirocco. […] More…

Buy a VW Routan, Get $1500 Towards Your Child’s College Tuition

posted by on 8 May 2008 in Volkswagen News

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HERNDON, VA.— Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced today a partnership with Upromise, the country’s largest private source of college funding contributions, to provide $1,500 to customers who purchase or lease a new 2009 Routan for their child’s future education savings. “We know parents are concerned about saving for their kid’s future. To help families tackle […] More…

“I Would Like to Thank…” – Volkswagen Announces List of TDI Cup Sponsors

posted by on 28 April 2008 in Volkswagen News

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AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced the vehicle sponsors for the Jetta TDI Cup today, on the heels of the inaugural race of this historic series that began on April 27th at VIRginia International Raceway (VIR). The sponsors include companies from a variety of lifestyle, athletic and automotive companies. “Having these top-tier […] More…

Volkswagen Launches Polls to Find Out “What the People Want”

posted by on 28 April 2008 in Volkswagen News

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AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced today a multi- faceted national polling effort to find out exactly what the people want. Utilizing media, technology and user-generated content like never before, the campaign allows consumers to engage in live online and mobile polling. A real-time mouthpiece of the people’s collective voice, user-generated live […] More…