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Volkswagen Plant Expansion Underway in Chattanooga

posted by on 25 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Construction Will Add 2nd Vehicle Line: New Midsize SUV CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Construction is underway at the Volkswagen Chattanooga manufacturing facility in preparation for production of an all new Midsize SUV. The first phase of construction started in early January 2015 and will continue for the next two years. Volkswagen Chattanooga CEO and President Christian Koch gave […] More…

Geneva 2015: Porsche Premieres Two New High-Performance Cars for the First Time

posted by on 25 February 2015 in Porsche News

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Porsche has announced today the premiere of two all-new models with a focus on race track performance at this year’s Geneva Motor Show.  The first of these two models is the Cayman GT4, the purist’s choice of Porsche’s track-day cars due to it’s proper manual gearbox and detuned 3.8L flax six, which was plucked straight from […] More…

Volkswagen Group Communications Sets up Section for Global Digitalization Strategy

posted by on 25 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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The Volkswagen Group is driving digitalization forward in all areas, including communications. As part of its “Future Tracks” initiative, the Company is therefore setting up a section dedicated to the global digitalization strategy of the Group’s communication activities. As Stephan Grühsem, General Representative of Volkswagen AG and Head of Group Communications, External Relations and Investor […] More…

Volkswagen Reveals All New Touran

posted by on 24 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen has announced the all-new Touran based on the new Golf 7 MQB platform. Still no current plans to offer it in the U.S. market, but since it’s MQB, there is always a chance. More details after the jump… More…

Foust Announces Return to Formula D with 900hp Passat

posted by on 24 February 2015 in Motorsport News

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This year is shaping up to be quite a busy one for Tanner Foust.  In addition to full-time Red Bull Global Rallycross participation and part-time FIA World RX duties, the multi-talented driver has announced that he will throw his hat in the ring at no less than three rounds of Formula Drift competition.  In keeping […] More…

Volkswagen Australia Launches Updated Touareg Range

posted by on 24 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Simplified model line-up and options Bi-Xenon headlights and satellite navigation now standard across the range Touareg 150TDI now with 450Nm Sydney – Volkswagen’s award-winning Touareg continues to build on its strengths in the premium SUV segment with the announcement of a newly revised line-up. The simplified model range embodies the best of both worlds: a […] More…