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New vw.com Website Coming Soon – Teaser

posted by on 28 March 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen will launch a new redesigned website soon and is offering up a little preview with this teaser video. Taking a page from “online dating” sites, VW is looking to try and change the customer research experience a bit. Check it out… More…

GTI Club Sport? Hmm…

posted by on 27 March 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Could be a Club Sport GTI. Could be a tuner car. No one really knows at the moment but it makes for an interesting story. Details after the jump… More…

Golf R Wagon?

posted by on 25 March 2014 in Volkswagen News

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A 300hp Golf R Wagon would be a very nice thing, wouldn’t it? Our spy photographer caught this suspicious looking vehicle at the Nurburgring this week. More details after the jump. More…

Fastivus 2014 Now Open For Registration

posted by on 25 March 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Fastivus 2014, sponsored by VW USA and APR, is now open for registration. More…

Volkswagen Celebrates 40th Birthday of the Golf

posted by on 24 March 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen is once again attending the Techno Classica Show for vintage and classic cars in Essen Germany. This year marks the 40th birthday of the Golf and VW is bringing along one of their oldest Mk1 examples. More information after the jump. More…

Volkswagen Official Confirms New TDI

posted by on 20 March 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen is going to phase-in the new EA288 version of the 2.0l four-cylinder TDI this year in the Golf 7, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Passat and Jetta. With 150hp (up 10hp) and 236 pound-feet of torque plus better economy, this should be a nice upgrade for VW owners. More…