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NYIAS 2014 – Golf SportWagen 4Motion Concept

posted by on 11 April 2014 in Volkswagen News

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It looks like the Jetta SportWagen will become the Golf SportWagen with the new seventh generation MQB based Golf. VW is showing a “concept” of a 4Motion version powered but the new EA288 TDI engine. Will go to production? We hope so and wouldn’t be surprised… More…

Volkswagen Group Delivers 2.40 Million Vehicles in First Quarter, Increase of 5.8 Percent

posted by on 11 April 2014 in Volkswagen News

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In the first fiscal quarter of this year, Volkswage Group delivered a total of 2.4 Million vehicles, equating to an increase of 5.8 percent over the same period from the previous year.  The most notable regional increases were in the Asian-Pacific market with a increase of +13.7%, and +12% in Eastern and Central Europe.  The […] More…

2015 Volkswagen Golf GTI Named to “2014 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors” List

posted by on 10 April 2014 in Volkswagen News

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After testing more than 40 vehicles, the new GTI has been named to “Ward’s 10 Best Interior list for 2014.”  The publication praised the seventh generation GTI’s completely redesigned interior for being “refined, upscale and functional.”  This accolade is the latest to be earned by the Golf line, joining its more than two dozen awards […] More…

Volkswagen’s Fourth Generation Golf R Arrives in Australia

posted by on 10 April 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Following yesterday’s news of the GTI Performance landing in Australia, the Mk7 Golf R has also arrived on Australian soil.  The newest generation Golf R is the fastest ever, powered by a new TSI 2.0T and featuring the latest generation 4Motion all-wheel drive system.  All cars are equipped with Volkswagen’s XDL system at the front […] More…

Volkswagen Group of America Supports Exhibition in New York’s Museum of Modern Art

posted by on 10 April 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Group of America has announced support of “Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963-2010″, a large exhibition featuring Sigmar Polke’s post-war work.  The collection is comprised of some of sculptures, films, prints glass objects and other art created by Polke, and runs from April 19th through August 3rd. Check out the full Press Release below. VOLKSWAGEN GROUP OF […] More…

Find of the Day: Re-Skinned Rabbit

posted by on 10 April 2014 in Find Of the Day

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Whereas yesterday’s Find of the Day was a great example of OEM cool, today’s started life as something relatively common.  Over its 6 year life, this 2008 Rabbit has been transformed through extensive bodywork including a color change to what looks like Audi’s Ipanema Brown, BBS CH style wheels, and Air Lift suspension.  Personal opinions […] More…