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Volkswagen Group Honors Top Apprentices

posted by on 23 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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“Best Apprentice Award 2014″ for 43 young talents from 18 countries Apprentices from the USA, India and a dealership owned by the Group honored for the first time The Volkswagen Group today presented its “Best Apprentice Awards 2014″ to young top achievers from all over the world at Group headquarters in Wolfsburg. The awards went […] More…

‘Avengers Age of Ultron’ Trailer Wages War with Volkswagen Group Products

posted by on 23 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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We all know that, at least when he’s not saving the world as Iron Man, Tony Stark rolls in an Audi R8 and sometimes an R8 e-tron. Tie-ins between the Volkswagen Group and Iron Man have been a great way for Wolfsburg to emphasize its engineering theme, and cars like the R8 and also Audi’s S5, S7 and A8 […] More…

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…