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Project SportWagen TDI: Protecting Our Investment

posted by on 24 September 2015 in Project Golf SportWagen TDI

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When we started our mk2 restoration, the decision was made to return the car to its original Cashmere White color simply because, as VW Vortex contributor Wes says, “it hides all manner of sins.” And its true—black and darker hues, while beautiful when clean, tend to show every last speck of dirt, dust, and grime. […] More…

Event: AWE Tuning’s BBQ and Car Show

posted by on 22 September 2015 in Events Coverage

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Philadelphia-based aftermarket staple AWE Tuning has had quite the year.  Over these last 12 months, the brand has launched a full line of products for BMW and moved to a larger facility, all while expanding their support for Porsche, Audi and Volkswagen models.  It only makes sense then, that this year’s BBQ and Car Show […] More…

IAA 2015: Volkswagen Welcomes German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel to Frankfurt

posted by on 17 September 2015 in 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

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Angela Merkel finds out more about Volkswagen’s e-mobility product range Martin Winterkorn: “Our mission is to be the motor of change.” Herbert Diess: “Volkswagen is doing everything it can to help electromobility achieve the breakthrough.” Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel found out more about the product and digitization strategy of European’s leading automaker when she visited […] More…

Volkswagen at the 2015 Frankfurt IAA

posted by on 16 September 2015 in 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

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This year’s Frankfurt Motor Show is an incredibly busy one for the Volkswagen Group, with major introductions and concept cars coming from nearly every brand in their expansive portfolio.  But seeing as this website is primarily devoted to the Volkswagen brand itself, we spent the majority of our time on the ground in and around […] More…

IAA 2015 – Tiguan First Impressions

posted by on 16 September 2015 in 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show Volkswagen News

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First impressions of the Tiguan from the show floor here at the Frankfurt Auto Show… More…

IAA 2015: World Premiere of the Volkswagen Multivan PanAmericana Concept

posted by on 15 September 2015 in 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

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Complete with it’s own Ducati Panigale lurking in the boot, one might say that Volkswagen’s Multilane PanAmericana concept is the most exciting version yet.  In fact, the key focus of this sporty concept vehicle is its ability to do such things, and look good while doing so.  The team at Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles have added […] More…