The Volkswagen Enthusiast Website

Latest Stories in Volkswagen News

Seat Celebrates its 5 Millionth Ibiza

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

seat 960 600x300

Volkswagen Group brand Seat is celebrating two major milestones in Paris, with the five millionth Ibiza being produced on the model’s 30th anniversary.  Since being unveiled at the Paris Motor Show three decades ago, the Ibiza has been the best selling and most exported Spanish automobile, being sold in more than 57 different countries.  To commemorate the […] More…

Focus Open 2014: Three Volkswagen Models Get Coveted Design Award

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

troc vw 600x300

In the past 23 years, the “Focus Open” International Design Award has developed into a prestigious competition. Among this year’s nominees were three Volkswagen models – the T-ROC Concept Car, the new Golf Sportsvan and the Beetle Dune Design Study. Hosted at the Design Center Stuttgart, Volkswagen’s T-ROC was awarded the highest rating of “Focus in Gold” for what the […] More…

UK Pricing Announced For All-New, High Tech Volkswagen Passat

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

passat uk 600x300

Volkswagen Retailers in the UK will begin taking orders for the eighth generation Passat saloon and Estate models on 7 October, ahead of first UK deliveries in January, with prices starting from £22,215 (RRP OTR) for the entry-level saloon (see below for full details). This all-new car brings a host of new technologies, comfort and […] More…

Paris 2014: The World Premiere of the Passat GTE

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

passat gte 600x300

World premiere of the new Passat GTE at the Paris Motor Show: for the first time, plug-in hybrid drive for Passat Saloon and Estate cars Electric car: the Passat GTE can be driven up to 50 km in an all-electric mode Touring car: Paris-London-Paris nonstop and with zero emissions in the city Ten important facts […] More…

The 2014 German Commercial Vehicle Prize Goes to Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles

posted by on 26 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

amarok 600x300

As part of the IAA in Hanover the VDA President Matthias Wissmann, handed the 2014 German Commercial Vehicle Prize to the President and CEO of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, Dr. Eckhard Scholz. Every two years artisans and entrepreneurs from various industries test and assess comparable commercial vehicles on a test weekend, putting the vehicles through their […] More…

H20 International Get Together Master List

posted by on 26 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

h2o international 2013 029 600x300

While the main event takes place at Fort Whaley, most of the action at H20 International can be found on Ocean City’s Coastal Highway.   This serves to be both a blessing and a curse for most attendees as they can see a majority of the show cars in attendance by cruising around the strip, but […] More…