The Volkswagen Enthusiast Website

Latest Stories in Motorsport News

BTCC: Party in the Park as Series Heads North

posted by on 29 May 2015 in Motorsport News

turk bmr 600x300

The British Touring Car Championship heads north to Cheshire next weekend for a triple header at Oulton Park where more than 40,000 fans are expected to be in attendance.  A grid of nearly 30 cars will participate in the weekend’s main events, aiming to continue the tight and exciting racing that has defined this season thus […] More…

Red Bull Global Rallycross Unveils Fort Lauderdale Season Opener Track Layout

posted by on 28 May 2015 in Motorsport News

vw global rallycross 2015 4936 600x300

Red Bull Global Rallycross has officially announced the track layout for this year’s season opener in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, marking the series’ first return to a street course in 3 years. Comprised of 75% pavement, and 25% dirt, the circuit will likely favor both Scott Speed and rival Nelson Piquet Jr., as they have spent their offseason competing […] More…

Speed to Race Shark Week Themed Beetle GRC in Red Bull Global Rallycross Season Opener

posted by on 27 May 2015 in Motorsport News

shark week speed 600x300

Scott Speed and Tanner Foust will contest the Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship in Beetle GRCs, starting this weekend in Fort Lauderdale Herndon, VA — The Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team begins its second full season of racing this weekend in Ft. Lauderdale. The team will again be battling with two Beetle GRC race cars, which debuted in the […] More…

WRC: Latvala, Ogier and Mikkelsen Triumphant at Rally Portugal

posted by on 26 May 2015 in Motorsport News

rally portugal cover 15 600x300

    Latvala beats Ogier and Mikkelsen – Rally Portugal exciting down to the wire Third one-two-three win overall for Polo R WRC in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) First time a manufacturer has ever secured the maximum points in all three WRC standings As good as it gets: Volkswagen got a triumphant one-two-three […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 26 May 2015 in Motorsport News

vms 2 600x300

With Volkswagen participating in so many forms of Motorsport around the world, it’s often difficult to keep track of their performance. Luckily for us, Volkswagen Motorsport goes through the trouble of rounding up all of the key information from their various race series, and puts it all in one press release. Let’s get started. FIA […] More…

WORLD RX: Racers Return to Spiritual Home at Lydden Hill

posted by on 21 May 2015 in Motorsport News

worldrx britain 600x300

The FIA World Rallycross Championship returns to Great Britain this weekend, bringing nearly 30 Supercars to do battle at the sport’s spiritual home.  Returning to the spot where Top Gear presenter called the racing “brilliant”, Volkswagen drivers Johan Kristoffersson and Tomas Heikkinen look to gain precious ground on points leader Petter Solberg, while Tanner Foust […] More…