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Frankfurt IAA: Volkswagen Group Night

posted by on 15 September 2015 in 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

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A tradition in the night leading up to press days of any major auto show must surely be the Volkswagen Group Night. With one of the largest portfolios of brands in the business, much less storied brands, the Volkswagen Group has a lot to offer. This night of previews for the assembled press means plenty […] More…

IAA 2015: Volkswagen to Launch 20 More Electric Cars and Plug-In Hybrids by 2020

posted by on 14 September 2015 in 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

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20 more electric cars and plug-in hybrids by 2020 announced Groupnot only has broadest electric fleet, but also largest connectedvehicle fleet on the road Customers should benefit fromautomated driving technologies as quickly as possible Volkswagen taking precision, enduring value and quality of its cars into the digital world Wolfsburg/Frankfurt am Main– In the Volkswagen Group, […] More…

Catch Volkswagen’s Group Night Presentation Live at 1:30 PM EST

posted by on 14 September 2015 in 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

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Didn’t get an invite to attend Volkswagen’s Group Night in Frankfurt?  Don’t fret, Volkswagen’s still got you covered, well, aside from the free shrimp.  Beginning at 1:30pm EST Volkswagen’s Group Night will be streaming below, which is about as close as you can get without a formal invite.  For those unfamiliar, this is the Volkswagen […] More…

IAA: The Tiguan GTE Concept In Detail

posted by on 14 September 2015 in 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

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In addition to the standard and R-Line Tiguan, Volkswagen will also display the Tiguan GTE- the brand’s first foray in to a GTE-branded SUV.  Featuring a solar panel roof to assist in charging the lithium-ion battery units, the Tiguan GTE can go up to 50km (31 miles) as a full electric, and consume just 1.9l/100km (123mpg) […] More…

IAA: World Premiere of the MQB-based European Tiguan

posted by on 14 September 2015 in 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

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Volkswagen will debut their long-awaited second-generation Tiguan today at the Frankfurt Motor Show, based upon the brand’s completely modular MQB platform.  Coming in Trendline, Comfortline, R-Line and GTE trims for the European Market, this second-gen car will move upmarket in both design and quality, hitting European Dealerships in April of next year.  The US version will […] More…

IAA 2015: World Premiere of the Caddy Alltrack

posted by on 11 September 2015 in 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

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Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles will be premiering their Caddy Alltrack, the direct successor to the popular CrossCaddy at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, which kicks off next week.  Offering the same contrasting flares and 4MOTION all wheel drive that we’ve come to expect from Alltrack models, the Caddy Alltrack will be available in both a consumer […] More…