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Geneva 2015: Volkswagen Premieres Four New Vehicles in Switzerland

posted by on 3 March 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Newly conceptualised Touran, perfected Sharan and new Passat Alltrack make their debuts in Switzerland Sport Coupé Concept GTE – which features an exclusive sports car design and an innovative plug-in hybrid drive – shows the way to the future The broad and diverse line-up of the Volkswagen brand, which ranges from the family-friendly MPV to […] More…

Geneva 2015: World Premiere of the Golf GTD Variant

posted by on 3 March 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Spacious long-distance express car consumes just 4.4 litres per 100 km Golf GTD Variant accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 7.9 seconds Ten key facts on the premiere of the Golf GTD Variant: 1. First Golf GTD Variant develops 135 kW / 184 PS of power and an impressive 380 Nm of torque. 2. […] More…

European Passat Named “Car of the Year 2015″

posted by on 3 March 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Coveted honour as Europe’s “Car of the Year” goes to the eighth generation of the best-seller Europe’s “Car of the Year 2015″ is a Volkswagen: the new Passat wins the prestigious award, which is presented every year by the international “Car of the Year” jury. The winner was announced on the afternoon before the Geneva […] More…

Volkswagen Kicks Off Festivities in Geneva with Group Night

posted by on 2 March 2015 in Volkswagen News

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It’s officially March, which means one thing- time for the Geneva Motor Show.  As this is by far one of the most- if not the most- important auto shows on the calendar, we’ve sent two staffers to Switzerland to cover each and every one of the Volkswagen Group’s premieres.   That coverage began just a few hours ago […] More…

Volkswagen Invested Nearly $13 Billion in Research and Development in 2014

posted by on 2 March 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn: “Volkswagen is positioning itself at the forefront of automotive change with ‘Future Tracks’” Focus on electromobility and the digitalization of vehicles, factories and retail 46,000 researchers and developers and over 10,000 IT experts at Volkswagen are working on the mobility of the future Largest low-CO2 fleet: 57 model variants already meet […] More…

Sport Coupé Concept GTE Makes World Debut at the Geneva Auto Show

posted by on 2 March 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Renders surfaced last week, but now we’ve seen it in the flesh.  Volkswagen’s Sport Coupé Concept GTE ushers in a new era of design for the brand, with its flowing body, gorgeous curves and menacing front fascia.  We can’t wait to see something similar land on showroom floors. Four-door coupé marks beginning of a new […] More…