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Video: Underground Racing Lamborghini Gallardo Blitzes Standing Mile in 22.2 Seconds

posted by on 15 September 2014 in Videos

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What does the person who seemingly has everything buy for themselves?  If they are anything like us, they’d probably put a call into Underground Racing or a similar firm.  Underground Racing’s huge horsepower exotics and their accompanying videos have catapulted the company from a boutique speed shop to full-blown YouTube celebrity status, and after watching any one of the […] More…

Touareg with New Design and New Technologies: New 262 PS V6 TDI Consumes Just 6.6 l/100 km

posted by on 15 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Exterior – new front and rear; bi-xenon headlights as standard Engineering – EU6 TDI with SCR catalytic converter and coasting function The Touareg combines comfort and convenience features of a superior SUV with the all-terrain attributes of a sophisticated off-road vehicle. This configuration of the four-wheel drive Volkswagen sports utility vehicle, which doubles as a […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 15 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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FIA World Rally Championship Rally Australia: One-two-three and the fastest WRC title win* for 25 years The first title has been claimed in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC): Volkswagen is World Rally Champion* again. The works team from Wolfsburg wrapped up the successful defence of its title in Manufacturers’ Championship at the Rally Australia […] More…

Show Down Under – Volkswagen is World Rally Champion Again, Courtesy of One-Two-Three in Australia

posted by on 15 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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Successful title defense in the Manufacturers’ Championship Earliest championship win in the WRC for 25 years Sébastien Ogier wins, ahead of Jari-Matti Latvala and Andreas Mikkelsen 3..2..1, World Champion*! Volkswagen wrapped up the title in the Manufacturers’ Championship of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with a one-two-three at the Rally Australia. With three rallies still […] More…

Rendered: Volkswagen XL2 by Theophilus Chin

posted by on 12 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Recently, UK-based buff book Autocar Magazine reported that Volkswagen is mulling the idea of a four seat XL1 to go head-to-head with Honda’s FCV.  The idea seems to be a very plausible one, as a production version would effectively help Volkswagen to cope with tighter emissions mandates.  Auto Manipulator Theophilus Chin has taken a shot at […] More…

Volkswagen Trio Leads Down Under, Despite Adverse Starting Positions

posted by on 12 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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Ogier, Latvala and Mikkelsen top standings in Australia after mighty effort Thrilling five-way race for the lead between three manufacturers Six of eight stage wins go to the Polo R WRC Excitement right down to the last metre – Volkswagen overcame the disadvantage of opening the route to end the first leg of the Rally […] More…