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TDI-Powered Car Traverses US on Single Tank of Fuel

posted by on 29 June 2015 in Volkswagen News

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After averaging an extremely impressive 66mpg, the Neste/CLP Motorsports team has crossed the United States in just a single tank of Neste NEXTBL renewable diesel fuel. The team traveled a total of 2,507 miles at an average of 68mph across the American south, getting a bit of help from Tanner Foust on the final day. […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 29 June 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. 50 […] More…

Volkswagen Completes Successful Renewable Fuel Evaluation with Solazyme and Amyris

posted by on 29 June 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Two-year trial evaluated the effects of renewable diesel solutions with existing and next-generation TDI® Clean Diesel applications Belmont, Calif. –Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced the successful completion of its Renewable Diesel Evaluation Program in collaboration with Solazyme, Inc. (Nasdaq:SZYM) and Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), two of the world’s leaders in renewable fuels and products. Beginning […] More…

Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn Accepts Honor From the Museum of Modern Art New York

posted by on 29 June 2015 in Volkswagen News

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At the Annual MoMA PS1 Gala Benefit , Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, was honored on behalf of Volkswagen for his contribution to promoting international arts and culture. The event took place in New York City on Thursday night. In his laudatory speech, Glenn D. Lowry, Director […] More…

Bentley Team Dyson Racing Returns to Road America

posted by on 26 June 2015 in Bentley News

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Bentley Team Dyson Racing heads to the spot where their Bentley GT3 Campaign began just one year ago this weekend, looking to recapture the success of last years effort at Road America.  The weekend will see three different grueling competitions, with the normally scheduled double-header, as well as a make-up round being run in place of […] More…

WRC: Volkswagen Heads to Full Speed Festival in Poland

posted by on 26 June 2015 in Motorsport News

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Rally Poland with highest average speeds of the year Terra incognita: three quarters of the gravel event around Mikołajki on new tracks Seventh WRC event of the year marks the start of the second half of the season Fast meets faster – Volkswagen takes on the fastest special stages of the FIA World Rally Championship […] More…