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Volkswagen Golf GTE Goes On Sale in UK

posted by on 15 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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New plug-in hybrid Golf GTE combines benefits of e-mobility with GTI dynamics GTE available to order now with first deliveries expected in March Golf becomes the only car to be available with five powertrain types (four in UK) Combines petrol and electric motor to produce 204 PS and range of up to 580 miles The […] More…

NAIAS 2015: Event Gallery Now Live

posted by on 14 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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While not the largest event on their show calendar, Volkswagen used their time and effort in Detroit wisely, premiering the Cross Coupe GTE concept car, collecting the North American Car of the Year award for Golf, and filling booth space with quite a few interesting vehicles.  Beginning with Volkswagen Group night on Sunday evening, Volkswagen made it […] More…

Golf and GTI win 2015 North American Car of the Year

posted by on 12 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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The Golf 7 continues to roll in more accolades and the latest in this string of awards is the 2015 North American Car of the Year. Yeah, it’s that good. More details after the jump… More…

Volkswagen Group Delivers 10 Million Vehicles in 2014

posted by on 12 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen’s has achieve the first step in their 2018 sales goal by crossing over the 10 million vehicles sold threshold in 2014. Sales goals aside though, VW has already won the battle as they are the most profitable car company in the world for the last two years running. More details after the jump… More…

NAIAS 2015 – Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE

posted by on 11 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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The countdown has started (finally) to the launch of Volkswagen’s mid-size SUV. Due to arrive in 2016 (most likely as a 2017 model), the new 7 passenger vehicle will compete with the Ford Explorer and Honda Pilot, both in rough size and dimensions, but also from a price standpoint. Expected to feature at TDI power, […] More…

Volkswagen Group of America Joins National Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation

posted by on 9 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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New public-private partnership will create jobs and bolster manufacturing within the automotive, wind turbine and compressed gas storage industries Herndon, VA (January 9, 2015) – Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWGoA) today announced its participation in the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), led by The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The U.S. Department of Energy […] More…