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Volkswagen E-Golf Recognized as Most Efficient Compact EV

posted by on 23 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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116 combined MPGe puts e-Golf at head of compact electric vehicle (EV) class MPGe announcement reinforces e-Golf position as a fun-to-drive, no-compromise plug-in vehicle Fully equipped e-Golf starts at $35,445 Standard fast charging capability can allow 80 percent battery charge within 30 minutes Herndon, VA –  Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced today that the compact, […] More…

WRC: Volkswagen Retains Ogier, Latvala and Mikkelsen for 2015

posted by on 23 October 2014 in Motorsport News

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Volkswagen continues to work with the top three in the WRC Continuity the key for 2013 and 2014 World Championship winning team 20 victories and 18 podiums from just 24 WRC rallies to date Volkswagen Motorsport, Sébastien Ogier (F), Jari-Matti Latvala (FIN) and Andreas Mikkelsen (N) are set to continue their successful cooperation: Volkswagen has […] More…

Volkswagen Group Honors Top Apprentices

posted by on 23 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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“Best Apprentice Award 2014″ for 43 young talents from 18 countries Apprentices from the USA, India and a dealership owned by the Group honored for the first time The Volkswagen Group today presented its “Best Apprentice Awards 2014″ to young top achievers from all over the world at Group headquarters in Wolfsburg. The awards went […] More…

‘Avengers Age of Ultron’ Trailer Wages War with Volkswagen Group Products

posted by on 23 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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We all know that, at least when he’s not saving the world as Iron Man, Tony Stark rolls in an Audi R8 and sometimes an R8 e-tron. Tie-ins between the Volkswagen Group and Iron Man have been a great way for Wolfsburg to emphasize its engineering theme, and cars like the R8 and also Audi’s S5, S7 and A8 […] More…

Formula 3: Victories Round off Strong Season for Volkswagen Drivers

posted by on 22 October 2014 in Motorsport News

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With two victories and a further four podium spots at the season finale in Hockenheim, the Volkswagen drivers rounded off a successful season in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. Max Verstappen (NL), the 17-year-old with exceptional talent, and Tom Blomqvist (GB), two of this season’s outstanding drivers, were among the winners once again. This […] More…

Video: HGP’s Volkswagen Golf R 3.6 Bi-Turbo Takes Down Ferrari 458 Speciale

posted by on 22 October 2014 in Videos

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HGP’s 3.6L Bi-Turbo Golf R is an angry little machine.  With roughly 700hp on tap, the car has become somewhat of a YouTube celebrity, drag racing (and beating) numerous unsuspecting super cars across Europe.  For the latest video, the Golf has set its sights on the Ferrari 458 Speciale. In the clip above, the 458 Speciale […] More…