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Three Trophies for Volkswagen at the 2014 Australia’s Best Car Awards

posted by on 26 November 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen has been on a hot streak lately, seemingly winning a new award every day.  The brand’s latest accolade comes from the Earth’s smallest continent, where three Volkswagen models were honored at Australia’s Best Car Awards.  The Golf, Golf GTI and Touareg took home awards for their respective price points, a first for the new Golf and […] More…

X-Tomi Design Renders Passat R400

posted by on 25 November 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The world of automotive renders is never a dull one.  Manipulators like Theophilus Chin and the crew at X-Tomi Design have the ability to make nearly anything that they want regardless, of feasibility or input from the accountants.  Case in point-this Passat R400 render recently added to their site. Taking the styling cues and wheels […] More…

The New Polo GTI

posted by on 25 November 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Fourth generation compact GTI 236 km/h Polo GTI* only uses 5.6 l / 100 km with DSG  New Polo GTI features 192 PS TSI and optional Sport Select suspension Latest version of the Polo GTI offered with manual gearbox and DSG Ten key facts about the new Polo GTI*: 1. With an 1.8 litre TSI […] More…

Volkswagen Caddy Wins Small Van of the Year Title at Fleet Awards

posted by on 24 November 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen’s highly versatile Caddy has scooped the Small Van of the Year honour at this year’s Association of Car Fleet Operators (ACFO) awards. Voted for exclusively by ACFO members, the highly-respected awards reflect the day-to-day operational experience and expertise of fleet decision-makers. ACFO is the UK’s premier representative organisation for fleet operators in charge of […] More…

Thomas Schmall Named Volkswagen Brand Board Member Responsible for Components

posted by on 24 November 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Werner Neubauer is retiring as planned David Powels named new President and CEO of Volkswagen do Brasil Thomas Schäfer becomes Managing Director of Volkswagen of South Africa Thomas Schmall (50), currently President and CEO of Volkswagen do Brasil, has been appointed member of the Volkswagen brand Board of Management responsible for Components. Schmall succeeds Prof. […] More…

Los Angeles Auto Show Gallery Now Live

posted by on 21 November 2014 in Volkswagen News

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This year’s Los Angeles Auto Show was a monumental event for the Volkswagen Group, as nearly every brand under their umbrella had a global debut on press day.  Volkswagen debuted the unobtanium Golf R SportWagen and Golf SportWagen HyMotion, along with the US debuts of the GTI Roadster and Golf R400 concepts.  Audi brought their […] More…