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Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Supports STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series

posted by on 19 June 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Top-class competition in lumberjack sport thrills millions of fans worldwide Hannover / Waiblingen – Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has become a partner of ANDREAS STIHL AG & Co. KG in top-class lumberjack sport contests, the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® Series, or STS for short. These includes international contests such as the STS Champions Trophy and STS World Championship and […] More…

Volkswagen Wins ‘Design Team of the Year’ at Plus X Awards

posted by on 19 June 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Passat Variant and Golf Sportsvan crowned ‘Best Product of the Year’ Plus awards for ‘High Quality, Design and Ease of Use’ given to Passat Saloon, Passat Variant and Golf Sportsvan The Volkswagen brand’s design team was honored yesterday evening with the Plus X Award. Klaus Bischoff, Head of Volkswagen Design, accepted the innovation award on behalf of […] More…

Volkswagen Wins ‘Best Car Manufacturer’ Award

posted by on 18 June 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen has been named ‘Best Car Manufacturer’ at the prestigious Which? Awards 2015.  The trophy was presented yesterday in London, at a ceremony which recognised and celebrated businesses that deliver excellent products and services across a wide range of sectors from cars to retailers and banks to home appliances.  Which? is the largest independent consumer […] More…

Volkswagen Unveils New T6-Based California Camper Van

posted by on 18 June 2015 in Volkswagen News

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New engine range with fuel efficiency improvements of up to 15 per cent DSG and 4MOTION options – power outputs from 102PS to 204PS New driver assistance features, adaptive suspension and new infotainment system New safety systems; Driver Alert, Brake Assist and Automatic Post-Collision Braking Acclaimed layout and interior packaging retained and improved Volkswagen Commercial […] More…

Report: Volkswagen AG to Split Brands into Four Holding Groups

posted by on 17 June 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Reports surfaced earlier this week that the Volkswagen Group is considering dividing their brands into four separate holding groups, creating new ‘divisions’ based upon shared platforms and components.  Based on this, the most likely result would be a redefinition of the ‘Volkswagen Passenger Cars’ group to include Volkswagen, SEAT and Skoda, as well as the […] More…

Passat BlueMotion Launches in the UK

posted by on 16 June 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen has launched their ultra-efficient Passat BlueMotion and Passat BlueMotion Variant in the UK, which are capable of returning 76.3mpg.  While the models won’t win any speed records, they do maintain sportiness with lower suspension, unique bumpers front and rear, and unique headlights.  We’re not quite sure if the ‘stance’ achieved in the above press […] More…