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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…

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…

University Hannover Receives Six Electric Volkswagen Caddy Models for Testing

posted by on 16 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The “Leibniz University Hannover” has taken delivery of six electrically powered Volkswagen Caddy Vehicles for testing. During a 12-month fleet test, the lightweight urban delivery vehicle will be used by the Leibniz University for messenger, delivery and postal service duties, as a workshop and service vehicle and for other various transportation. The technical data gathered such as daily operating […] More…