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Auto Museum Wolfsburg Shows Special T2 Exhibit

posted by on 20 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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“Iconic” probably best characterizes the second generation of the Volkswagen Transporter. In order to preserve them and their cult status, the T2 interest group was founded 20 years ago (IG T2).  To honor the anniversary, the car museum houses a special exhibition of various models, that officially opened on October 18th, and runs until December 23. The […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 20 October 2014 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. Volkswagen […] More…

End of an Era: Champion Pepper Wins Final Race in Volkswagen’s Touring Car School

posted by on 20 October 2014 in Motorsport News

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Time to turn over a new leaf after 17 years and 166 races Kremer finishes second in the championship, Møller Madsen wins Junior title Guest appearances from Albert von Thurn and Taxis and Pierre Casiraghi At precisely 17:35 on Saturday evening, spectators at the Hockenheimring were witness to the end of an era: Jordan Lee […] More…

Find of the Day: 1984 Volkswagen GTI

posted by on 17 October 2014 in Find Of the Day

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The days are getting shorter and temperatures are dropping, meaning it’s the best time to pick up a winter project.  In our minds, the best project is one that runs and drives.  Preferably something that someone else has already had a jump start on, and got tired of.  Something much like today’s Find of the […] More…

Volkswagen Issues Voluntary Recall on Jetta and Beetle Models

posted by on 17 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Herndon, VA – Volkswagen considers the safety and satisfaction of its consumers and passengers a top priority. As such, Volkswagen of America today notified the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that it will be issuing a voluntary safety recall affecting the trailing arms on the torsion beam rear suspension of certain 2011-2013 model year Volkswagen […] More…

WRC: Championship Reaches Fever Pitch in Spain

posted by on 17 October 2014 in Motorsport News

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Champ vs. Challenger: Ogier out to wrap things up, Latvala to set up super finale Possible milestones: more records within Volkswagen’s sights Great opportunity: Mikkelsen targets maiden WRC win Will it all be done and dusted? Or are we set for a super finale? The title race in the Drivers’ and Co-Drivers’ Championship enters the […] More…