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Celebrate in Style: Volkswagen Launches Transporter 60 Anniversary Pack

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Accessories pack offers greater practicality, style and protection On sale from 22 September Prices start from £609 (inc. VAT) Search the internet for 60th anniversary gift ideas and you’ll find a raft of diamond encrusted and crystal keepsakes to mark the occasion. None of them, however, seem appropriate for celebrating 60 years of selling one of […] More…

Mk1 Golf GTI Kit Submitted to LEGO Ideas Website

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Choice Gear

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We’ll be honest, we’ve always found Legos fascinating. Rendering our favorite cars in LEGOs is even more intriguing and we’ve previously run stories on fan builds of cars like the Audi R18 on our sister site Fourtitude.  Some of these fan builds have found a home on LEGO’s Ideas website, a page dedicated to crowdsourcing ideas for new LEGO […] More…

Bentley Races to First Victory in North America

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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Dyson Racing Team Bentley has scored the first ever victory for the manufacturer on North American soil, and their first victory of the Pirelli World Challenge season at Miller Motorsports Park.  Making the victory even more special, Guy Smith took the checkered flag on his 40th birthday and teammate Butch Letzinger finished strongly in third place. […] More…

20+14 Facts About Winning the World Rally Championship

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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Crazy! World champions again*! With a 1-2-3 victory at the Rally Australia, Volkswagen celebrated winning the manufacturers’ standings in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). The icing on the cake is that either Volkswagen driver Sébastien Ogier (F) or his team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala (FIN) will win the drivers’ world championship. In the co-drivers’ standings, the […] More…

From Cape to Cape in a Touareg: It All Starts on Sunday

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Rainer Zietlow drives a Volkswagen Touareg V6 TDI in pursuit of a record time from North Cape, Norway to Cape Agulhas, South Africa It all begins Sunday (21 September): Rainer Zietlow, Marius Biela and Matthias Prillwitz will set out in a Volkswagen Touareg in pursuit of a world record time over a route that connects […] More…

Mishap or Calculated Attack? Audi Damaged During Run-In with Volkswagens Outside Olympia Washington

posted by on 15 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Late last week a report out of Olympia, Washington of three Volkswagens and a crashed Audi spread like wildfire through social media and sparked a discussion in our Regional Forum.  While it seems that there is more than one side of this particular story, we can all agree that the incident resulted in a damaged […] More…