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Volkswagen’s New Typeface wins Red Dot Award

posted by on 31 August 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Seal of quality for good design: accolade for new brand typeface in communication design category Volkswagen has been honored in the competition for this year’s Red Dot Award, a highly regarded international design accolade. The new brand typeface, consisting of the two fonts “Volkswagen Head” and “Volkswagen Text”, received a Red Dot Award for communication […] More…

Volkswagen Brings Rain Room Exhibition to Shanghai

posted by on 31 August 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Première in Asia: Together, Volkswagen Group China and YUZ Museum bring Rain Room to Shanghai The largest installation to date of the artwork by Random International Opening with around 300 guests from the fields of culture, economics and politics Volkswagen begins its activities as a cultural partner in China with the involvement of Volkswagen Group China in […] More…

Ruling Finds Volkswagen Fulfilled Agreement with Suzuki, Cooperation Deemed Terminated

posted by on 31 August 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Arbitral tribunal confirms Volkswagen met contractual obligations and finds that Suzuki has ordinary right to terminate agreement based on reasonable notice Volkswagen to dispose of its 19.9 percent stake in Suzuki and expects positive effect on Company’s earnings and liquidity from transaction Arbitrators also find that Suzuki breached its contractual obligations to Volkswagen under the […] More…

IAA 2015: Volkswagen Updates Euro-Market Golf Cabriolet

posted by on 28 August 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Golf Cabriolet for model year 2016 has sportier exterior, new colours and an upgraded interior The Golf Cabriolet is one of the most successful open-top cars on the German market and one of the most popular of its kind in Europe. At the Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA), Volkswagen is presenting a visually extensive update […] More…

German Federal Minister Visits Volkswagen Group of America’s Silicon Valley Electronic Research Lab

posted by on 27 August 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Visit included a tour of the facility and test drive of piloted vehicle Belmont, Calif.  Federal Minister of Labor and Social Affairs Andrea Nahles visited the Volkswagen Group of America Electronic Research Lab (ERL) in Belmont, Calif. today. Ewald Goessmann, executive director, ERL, provided Minister Nahles and Reiner Hoffmann, Chairman of the German Trade Union […] More…

Worldwide Deliveries From Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles up by 0.4 Per Cent in First Half 2015

posted by on 27 August 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles delivered over 256,000 vehicles worldwide in first seven month of 2015 T-series saw growth of 6.1 percent from the same period in 2014 Crafter deliveries up by 3.9 percent on the same period in 2014 Hannover. By the end of July Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles had delivered 256,600 urban delivery vans, transport vehicles and […] More…