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Magnificent Show: Volkswagen Rally Stars Drift Surrounded by a Spectacular Backdrop at the “Neste Oil Helsinki Battle”

posted by on 28 July 2014 in Motorsport News

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Nearly 35,000 attended the first ever “Neste Oil Helsinki Battle”, which took place in the center of Finland’s capital as part of the lead up to Rally Finland, which pitted the stars of today against the legends of past years.  Sébasiten Ogier was the highest placing Volkswagen Motorsport driver, being narrowly edged out by Mads […] More…

All-New 2015 Volkswagen Golf GTI Wins Cars.com/USA Today/Motorweek “Cheap Speed Challenge”

posted by on 28 July 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The 2015 Volkswagen Golf GTI has been crowned the winner of Cars.com’s first-ever “Cheap Speed Challenge”, which focused on compact coupes, sedans and hatchbacks that cost less that $30,000 when well equipped.  Cars.com found that the Golf GTI not only was one of the most comfortable cars in the test, but it also offered the […] More…

Find of the Day: Custom 21 Window Volkswagen Bus

posted by on 25 July 2014 in Find Of the Day

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From the music, to transportation, to social progress, the 1960s were a pivotal time in the history of the United States.  As the years have gone by however, ‘free love’ has been replaced by the ‘free market’ in the hearts and minds of baby boomers, leading to frankly ridiculous pricing on icons of the time. […] More…

Volkswagen T5 Camper Van Heading for Production Record in 2014

posted by on 25 July 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has announced that the 50,000th Volkswagen T5 California was produced today.  Since its introduction in 2004, the T5 California has continued to be a successful model for Volkswagen, and this year will see a record number of units sold.  The 50,000th produced is a California Comfortline in Natural Grey with 7-speed DSG, […] More…

Drift, Jump, Full Throttle – Volkswagen All Set for the Rally Finland

posted by on 25 July 2014 in Motorsport News

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Rally Finland gets underway in just under a week, and the team from Volkswagen Motorsport look to further extend their lead in the overall Manufacturer’s Championship.  The crew goes into round eight holding the top three positions in the Driver’s Championship standings, with Sébastien Ogier holding a comfortable lead over Jari-Matti Latvala and Andreas Mikkelsen. […] More…

40 Years of Golf: Jubilee Exhibition in the Volkswagen Car Museum

posted by on 25 July 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The Golf is 40 years young, and that’s reason to celebrate. The Volkswagen Museum has dedicated a special exhibition to the birthday boy called “40 years of golf. The Early Years.” 20 exhibits available to visitors from 24 July to 5 October 2014, show the power of innovation and the creative freedom of the first generation of this bestseller. […] More…