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Volkswagen Group Delivers Over Nine Million Vehicles in Period to November for First Time

posted by on 12 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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9.08 million units handed over from Jan. to Nov. / +4.6 per cent* 834,800 vehicles delivered in November / +0.7 per cent* Group Board Member for Sales Christian Klingler: “Deliveries on track. Ten million mark within reach.” Wolfsburg, 12 December, 2014: The Volkswagen Group delivered over nine million vehicles from January to November for the […] More…

ŠKODA Produces One Million Vehicles in One Year for First Time

posted by on 10 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Success within the Volkswagen Group is widespread this year, as sales records continue to fall.  The latest to break an existing record in ŠKODA, who has manufactured one million vehicles for the first time in the company’s 119 year history.  Considering that from ŠKODA’s first sale in 1905 until 2006, the firm had only moved 10 […] More…

Volkswagen’s 1.8T Named to “2015 Ward’s 10 Best Engines” List

posted by on 10 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Now powering the 2015 Golf 1.8T, the EA888 turbocharged and direct-injection engine is honored on the coveted list for the second consecutive year Herndon, VA — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce today that the Volkswagen EA888 1.8-liter four-cylinder TSI® engine has been named to WardsAuto World magazine’s “2015 10 Best Engines” list. Powering the all-new […] More…

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles UK Celebrates Best-Ever Year

posted by on 9 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Record UK registrations of more than 41,000 light commercial vehicles Volkswagen cements number two position in the LCV sector Crafter and Amarok year-to-date registrations up 41.9 per cent and 19.2 per cent respectively Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is celebrating best-ever new vehicle registrations.  Sales have passed 2013’s full-year results of 40,857, completing sales of 41,267 from January to November […] More…

Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft Supervisory Board Appoints Dr. Herbert Diess to Group Board of Management

posted by on 9 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Dr. Herbert Diess to take over as Chairman of Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand The Supervisory Board of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft has unanimously appointed Dr. Herbert Diess (56) as a full member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG effective October 1, 2015. In his capacity as a member of the Group Board of Management, Diess […] More…

Volkswagen Delivers 5.6 Million Vehicles in Period to November

posted by on 8 December 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Wolfsburg, December 8, 2014 – The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand delivered 5.59 (January-November 2013: 5.48; +2.0 per cent) million vehicles to customers from January to November. “The challenging developments on markets worldwide – above all in Eastern Europe and South America – will continue for the remainder of this year. The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand […] More…