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WRC: Volkswagen Motorsport Achieves One-Two-Three Finish at Home Event

posted by on 25 August 2015 in Motorsport News

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Ogier, Latvala and Mikkelsen unbeatable in front of over 225,000 spectators in Germany Successful all over the world: Polo R WRC victorious at least once at every WRC rally A Volkswagen driver, but which one? Drivers‘ title destined for Wolfsburg Three match points in Australia: Drivers’, Co-Drivers’ and Manufacturers championships Wolfsburg. A one-two-three on home […] More…

Automotive Brand Contest 2015: German Design Council Honors Volkswagen Brand with Eight Awards

posted by on 25 August 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Since 2011, the German Design Council has been organising the “Automotive Brand Contest” every year as a brand and design award for the automotive industry. This year Volkswagen is again among the major winners, because a total of eight models have been honoured by the expert jury – with two models receiving the coveted top […] More…

Volkswagen Golf GTE Wins Top Honor at the 2015 Business Techies Awards

posted by on 25 August 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Golf GTE wins Green category in the 2015 BusinessCar Fleet Technology awards Judges praised the Golf GTE for its performance, ease of use and economy Golf GTE launched earlier this year with plug-in hybrid technology – priced from £33,755 204 PS performance combined with CO2 emissions of just 39 g/km Volkswagen has added to its growing […] More…

Formula E: Volkswagen Partners with ABT Schaeffler for 2016 Season

posted by on 25 August 2015 in Motorsport News

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Strategic involvement in the international FIA championship series for electric vehicles First race of the second season to take place on 17 October in Beijing Volkswagen is participating in the FIA Formula E Championship series as a strategic partner of the ABT Schaeffler team. The international racing series for all-electric formula vehicles made its debut […] More…

BTCC: Title Race Blown Wide Open at Knockhill

posted by on 24 August 2015 in Motorsport News

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It was a tough weekend at Knockhill for Team BMR, with team drivers failing to reach a single podium result and losing valuable points in the overall championship standings.  Jason Plato still clings to the points lead despite losing five points to his nearest challenger, but said he’s still quite happy with the results.  “From where […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 24 August 2015 in Motorsport News

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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…