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New Premium Package Offered on 2014 Beetle Coupe and Convertible

posted by on 30 June 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Starting this July, Volkswagen of America will be offering a new Premium Package option for the Beetle.  The package will be only be offered on Beetle Coupe and Convertible models with 1.8 TSI or TDI Clean Diesel power and includes options only found previously on the Beetle R-Line.  Highlights include Climatronic Automatic Climate Control, larger […] More…

International Engine of the Year Award 2014: TSI Technology a Serial Winner

posted by on 26 June 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Prestigious accolade goes for the ninth time in succession to twin-charged TSI from Volkswagen TSI technology from Volkswagen today once again received the ‘International Engine of the Year Award’: the 1.4 litre TSI twincharger, which won for the ninth time in succession in the 1.0 to 1.4 litre cubic capacity category, is thus the most […] More…

Beetle Dune Going to Production?

posted by on 26 June 2014 in Volkswagen News

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We try and decipher what Volkswagen AG is really saying… More…

Volkswagen Now a Member of the Google-Based Open Automotive Alliance (OAA)

posted by on 26 June 2014 in Volkswagen News

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By joining the OAA, Volkswagen is forging even closer links with the IT industry Volkswagen is now a member of the Open Automotive Alliance. The news was announced at this year’s Google I/O developers’ conference in San Francisco. The Open Automotive Alliance is a grouping of leading technology and vehicle manufacturers whose aim is the […] More…

New Volkswagen Golf SV Awarded Five Stars by Euro NCAP

posted by on 25 June 2014 in Volkswagen News

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[source: Volkswagen AG] Wolfsburg, GERMANY - Q Euro NCAP (New Car Assessment Programme) has for many years been seen as an important benchmark for vehicle safety. The overall safety rating of five stars for the new Golf SV is made up from the results in four sub-sections: occupant protection for adults and children, pedestrian protection and […] More…

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles UK Appoints Carl zu Dohna as New Brand Director

posted by on 23 June 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The staffing changes at Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles UK continue, with Carl Zu Dohna being appointed as the new Brand Director.  Dohna currently serves as International Sales Director for Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, and has 14 years of experience working for Volkswagen. Read the entire Press Release below. Carl zu Dohna has been appointed as Brand Director […] More…