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Volkswagen Creates ‘Truck & Bus GmbH’ Holding Group for Commercial Vehicle Brands

posted by on 5 May 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Truck & Bus GmbH to become holding for commercial vehicle brands Prof. Martin Winterkorn: “MAN and Scania will together become global champion” Board Member for Commercial Vehicles Andreas Renschler: “MAN and Scania brands retain their independence” Works Council Chairman Bernd Osterloh: “The holding strengthens employees’ participation rights” Volkswagen is creating the integrated commercial vehicles group […] More…

Volkswagen to Offer Connected-Car Features Enabled by New Apple Watch

posted by on 5 May 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen’s Car-Net® app will sync with new Apple Watch  VW customers will be able to remotely lock*/unlock doors; check fuel level or charge status; set up speed and boundary alerts and more from their Apple Watch Herndon, VA (May 5th, 2015) — Volkswagen of America, Inc., is excited to announce that VW’s Car-Net® platform will enable […] More…

Volkswagen Group Publishes New Sustainability Report

posted by on 4 May 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Winterkorn: “Sustainability is a real value driver for our business” For the first time, 57 model variants with a maximum of 95 grams CO2 / km are available Board members comment on strategic topics Today, the Volkswagen Group is publishing its new sustainability report. Previously, exclusive excerpts had been published via Twitter. For the first time, […] More…

Volkswagen of America Reports April 2015 Sales

posted by on 1 May 2015 in Volkswagen News

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April sales total 30,009 units The all-new Golf family of vehicles delivered  5,508 units, a 206 percent increase, the best April since 2000 The Golf GTI delivered 1,905 units, a 97 percent increase Golf delivered 1,739 units for the month, a 109 percent increase e-Golf delivered 309 units, the best month ever for the vehicle […] More…

Volkswagen Announces 2015 Golf Sportwagen as The Official Vehicle of USA Cycling

posted by on 1 May 2015 in Volkswagen News

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2015 Golf SportWagen is currently on sale in U.S. dealerships, starting at $21,395 for the 1.8T S model with manual transmission Cargo volume matches compact SUVs for size and versatility, efficiently meeting utility demands of avid cyclists TDI® Clean Diesel model offers EPA estimated highway fuel economy of 43 mpg, beating all non-Battery Electric compact […] More…

Theophilus Chin Renders A New Corrado

posted by on 30 April 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Just because there’s no official word on the possibility of Volkswagen creating a new Corrado model, doesn’t mean that digital artists can’t take a stab at designing their own.  Assembled using bits of Volkswagen’s Sport Coupe GTE Concept and Audi’s Sport Quattro Concept, Theophilus Chin has not only come up with something that looks great, but […] More…