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Updated Scirocco R Lands in Australia

posted by on 22 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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40 years after Volkswagen’s original Scirocco sports coupé made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show, the revised version of the third generation range-topping Scirocco R has now arrived in Australia. Positioned between the five-door Golf GTI and five-door Golf R, the Scirocco R offers another distinctive and emotive design within the Volkswagen performance car […] More…

Double Victory: Two Volkswagens Win Golden Classic Steering Wheel

posted by on 22 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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A total of 20,054 Auto Bild Klassik Magazine readers chose the VW Transporter T3 and the Golf I “Classics of the Year 2014″ in a recent online poll put on by the publication. The Golden Steering Wheel was awarded in five categories, made up of vehicles that celebrate an anniversary this year. The award ceremony took place at […] More…

Golf R SportWagen Spied Again at Nurburgring

posted by on 22 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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It seems that the Golf R SportWagen feels quite at home lapping the Nürburgring, as it has been spotted there several times in various states of camouflage throughout the development process.  Yesterday, Car and Driver published perhaps the most clear shots yet of the vehicle yet, once again putting in track time at the legendary circuit. […] More…

Autocar Names Golf R Best Performance Car in the Wet

posted by on 22 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Britain’s Autocar Magazine recently tested seven of the most popular performance cars currently available in Britain to see how they stack up in the wet.  Through a series of tests including braking, acceleration lap times and others, Volkswagen’s Golf R was able to top the Nissan GT-R, Porsche 911 Carrera 4S and other fierce competitors […] More…

Theophilus Chin Renders Golf Sportsvan Alltrack

posted by on 21 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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With Volkswagen’s Golf Sportsvan currently on sale, and the introduction of the Golf Alltrack in Paris a few weeks ago, it only makes sense that Automotive Manipulator Theophilus Chin would see to combine the two into what could potentially be an all-new model.  Seeing as the CrossGolf was an extremely similar model,  we’d wager that […] More…

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…