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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…

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Deliveries Top 445,000 Units in 2014 

posted by on 9 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Strong growth in world-wide sales of T5 and Crafter model series Rising sales figures in profitable region of Western Europe Impact felt from economic conditions in South America and Russia Hannover, 9 January 2015: Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles delivered 444,900 vehicles to customers all over the world in the 2014 financial year. This corresponds to a […] More…

All 500 Golf R Pre-Orders Sold Out in Under 12 Hours

posted by on 9 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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When Volkswagen announced the Golf R Pre-Order program, they had high hopes that their strategy would be a successful one.  The company offered 500 models of the Golf R as “Launch Edition” cars, coming fully loaded and with a special Volkswagen DriverGear accessories kit, one of which could be yours so long as you placed a […] More…

Volkswagen Reports More Than 6 Million Deliveries in 2014

posted by on 9 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Group Board member for Sales Christian Klingler: “Tenth record in succession. Deliveries doubled since 2004.” “The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand closed the tenth year in succession with a new delivery record, topping the six-million mark for the first time in a twelve-month period. That means we have doubled deliveries by the brand since 2004″, Christian Klingler, […] More…

Pope Francis Receives Survivors of Auschwitz and Current Volkswagen Apprentices in the Vatican

posted by on 8 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Audience in connection with the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz Guests present “Gift of Remembrance” to Pontiff Pope Francis received a delegation of the International Auschwitz Committee (IAC) including survivors of the former extermination camp from Poland, the Czech Republic, France and Germany in the Vatican yesterday. The audience was also attended by […] More…

Got A Rough Volkswagen Bus? Get it Restored at the Factory

posted by on 5 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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If you’ve got an older Volkswagen Bus in need of a restoration, Volkswagen’s in-house factory restoration just might be what you’re looking for.  Structured along the same lines as Jaguar’s Heritage Vehicle Workshop and Porsche’s Porsche Classic, Volkswagen will take delivery of your vehicle, and give it a full restoration beginning with a chemical dip and ending in […] More…