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Volkswagen Receives 2014 Sustainability Award

posted by on 22 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand has received the best rating of 37 automotive brands in the survey “with a clear conscience – Sustainability Award 2014″, thus winning the industry award.  This award is the result of a large-scale nationwide survey by Germany Test, Focus Money and consulting company Faktenkontor. On the survey were a total of 1,000 brands […] More…

Volkswagen Releases Accessories Catalog for 2015 Jetta

posted by on 21 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Ahead of the 2015 Volkswagen Jetta’s arrival at dealerships, Volkswagen Accessories has published their catalog of enhancements for the model.  Going beyond the usual wheels and iPhone adapters, the Volkswagen Accessories catalog includes Volkswagen’s innovative Plug and Play sound system which can be either installed in the spare wheel well, or in the luggage compartment, […] More…

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Announces Crafter Special Edition

posted by on 21 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Australia has announced the addition of the Crafter Special Edition to their lineup of Crafter vehicles.  Only 100 Candy White Crafter Special Editions will be produced, all of which are based off of the Crafter 50’s single cab chassis featuring a large cargo tray measuring in at 4,300mm (169″) by 2,130mm (84″). […] More…

Event Report- Dub Deliverance

posted by on 20 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Normally when you think of a Volkswagen Event, you think of a sweltering parking lot in New Jersey, or perhaps a grassy park with some trees to provide shade from the summer sun.  Now in its fourth year, Dub Deliverance looks to change all that, giving Volkswagen and Audi owners free reign of Summit Point Raceway […] More…

CAR Magazine Reports Volkswagen Looking into Multiple Body Styles For Next-Gen Beetle

posted by on 19 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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In an article recently published by UK’s CAR Magazine, Volkswagen is “considering four new body styles” for the MQB platform Beetle when it debuts in 2019.  CAR reports that the body styles currently being considered include an all wheel drive Crossover, a Beetle ‘sports car’, a five-door example and last (but certainly not least) a […] More…

Autocar Reports Next Generation Volkswagen Golf to Borrow Styling Cues and Technology from XL1

posted by on 18 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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According to an article published today by Autocar, the eighth generation Volkswagen Golf will feature a design based on the 313mpg XL1 and next-generation engine technology to maximize efficiency and meet strict EU CO2 emissions standards which take effect in 2020.  With the car an estimated 4 years away from its european debut, Volkswagen has […] More…