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Video: Downhill Skiier Aksel Svindal and Volkswagen’s Mikkelsen Race in Latest Red Bull Video

posted by on 28 July 2015 in Videos

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Wolfsburg. A ferry that waits for nobody, breath-taking fjord scenery in Norway and a unique race. That is what you get when Aksel Lund Svindal – Norway’s downhill gold medallist – meets compatriot and Volkswagen rally driver Andreas Mikkelsen. The result was a wonderfully wild preparation for round eight of the FIA World Rally Championship […] More…

On Location: Autohaus Volkswagen Lancaster Grand Opening

posted by on 27 July 2015 in On Location

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There aren’t a whole lot of Volkswagen dealers in the United States with a longer history than Autohaus. The family owned Lancaster, PA based Audi, Volkswagen and Porsche dealer was one of the first set up in the Volkswagen network, with the founder having come over from Germany in order to help establish these German […] More…

Bentley Motorsport at the 24 Hours of Spa

posted by on 27 July 2015 in Bentley News

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After a strong start, two of Bentley’s three race cars saw disappointing retirements at this year’s TOTAL 24 Hours of Spa this past weekend.  Team Bentley M-Sport’s bad luck began just before midnight local time, as the #7 car lost grip during an overtake on a slower car, sliding across wet pavement, through the grass […] More…

GRC: Speed Scores Back-to-Back Second Place Finishes in Detroit Doubleheader

posted by on 27 July 2015 in Motorsport News

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Speed gains valuable championship points in the first-ever rallycross races in the Motor City.   Herndon, VA — The Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team heads home with two podium finishes after a long doubleheader race weekend in Detroit. Drivers Tanner Foust and Scott Speed were consistently among the quickest cars at Belle Isle Park, often finding themselves […] More…

Volkswagen Amarok Enters Search and Rescue Duty in the UK

posted by on 27 July 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles supplies UK’s first Amarok search and rescue vehicle to Surrey’s Lowland Rescue unit Off-road credentials, wading capability and engine performance key to securing contract Surrey Search & Rescue (SurSAR) relies on its vehicles to provide a vital lifesaving service transporting its team and equipment through England’s most densely wooded county. The organisation opted […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 27 July 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. Global […] More…