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Volkswagen Group of America Is Named to DiversityInc’s 2015 List of “Top 25 Noteworthy Companies for Diversity”

posted by on 24 April 2015 in Volkswagen News

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—Accolade recognizes VWGoA’s long-standing commitment to creating a workplace culture that champions diversity and inclusion— HERNDON, VA (April 24, 2015) – Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWGoA) is pleased to announce it has earned a coveted spot on DiversityInc’s 2015 list of “Top 25 Noteworthy Companies for Diversity.” Organizations were rated on four equally-weighted areas of […] More…

CAR Magazine Reports Production Golf R 400 to Debut in Frankfurt

posted by on 24 April 2015 in Volkswagen News

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On April Fools day, Volkswagen’s Powertrain Chief Dr. Heinz-Jakob Neusser sat at a round table discussion during the New York Auto Show with members of the motoring press and told them, among other things, that if the Golf R400 ever saw production, it would be sold in the United States.  And while many among us […] More…

Volkswagen to Extend the up! Range with ‘Jeans’ Model

posted by on 24 April 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen is now extending the product range of its super compact four-seater with a new special model. The jeans up! sparkles with exterior and interior highlights while offering a price advantage of up to 792 euros. The exterior design of the jeans up! is defined by its 16-inch “triangle black” alloy wheels, exterior mirrors framed […] More…

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles UK Supplies Acromas Travel with 41 Vehicles for Holiday Season

posted by on 23 April 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles supplies 41 Caravelles to Acromas Travel – parent company of Saga Holidays, Saga Cruises and Titan Travel Vehicles used for VIP door-to-door holiday transfer service Reliability and residual values key to securing deal With the holiday season fast approaching, thousands of UK travellers can take comfort that their holiday will start the […] More…

Volkswagen Initiates Buyout of Remaining Scania Stock

posted by on 22 April 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft is paying SEK 200 plus interest of SEK 5.02 in cash per share to the noncontrolling interest shareholders of Scania who did not tender their shares in the course of Volkswagen’s offer. This was announced by Volkswagen in Wolfsburg on Tuesday, based on the corresponding decision by the responsible arbitration tribunal. Volkswagen has […] More…

Shanghai 2015: Volkswagen Premieres C Coupé GTE and Scirocco GTS

posted by on 20 April 2015 in Volkswagen News

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While this may look virtually identical to the Sport Coupe Concept GTE shown at the Geneva Auto Show just a month ago, this is an all-new concept and a big one. Built on an MLB component platform, this car has a longitudinal mounted engine and a wheelbase virtually identical to the long wheel base Phaeton. More details after the jump… More…