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Celebrate in Style: Volkswagen Launches Transporter 60 Anniversary Pack

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Accessories pack offers greater practicality, style and protection On sale from 22 September Prices start from £609 (inc. VAT) Search the internet for 60th anniversary gift ideas and you’ll find a raft of diamond encrusted and crystal keepsakes to mark the occasion. None of them, however, seem appropriate for celebrating 60 years of selling one of […] More…

From Cape to Cape in a Touareg: It All Starts on Sunday

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Rainer Zietlow drives a Volkswagen Touareg V6 TDI in pursuit of a record time from North Cape, Norway to Cape Agulhas, South Africa It all begins Sunday (21 September): Rainer Zietlow, Marius Biela and Matthias Prillwitz will set out in a Volkswagen Touareg in pursuit of a world record time over a route that connects […] More…

Mishap or Calculated Attack? Audi Damaged During Run-In with Volkswagens Outside Olympia Washington

posted by on 15 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Late last week a report out of Olympia, Washington of three Volkswagens and a crashed Audi spread like wildfire through social media and sparked a discussion in our Regional Forum.  While it seems that there is more than one side of this particular story, we can all agree that the incident resulted in a damaged […] More…

Touareg with New Design and New Technologies: New 262 PS V6 TDI Consumes Just 6.6 l/100 km

posted by on 15 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Exterior – new front and rear; bi-xenon headlights as standard Engineering – EU6 TDI with SCR catalytic converter and coasting function The Touareg combines comfort and convenience features of a superior SUV with the all-terrain attributes of a sophisticated off-road vehicle. This configuration of the four-wheel drive Volkswagen sports utility vehicle, which doubles as a […] More…

Rendered: Volkswagen XL2 by Theophilus Chin

posted by on 12 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Recently, UK-based buff book Autocar Magazine reported that Volkswagen is mulling the idea of a four seat XL1 to go head-to-head with Honda’s FCV.  The idea seems to be a very plausible one, as a production version would effectively help Volkswagen to cope with tighter emissions mandates.  Auto Manipulator Theophilus Chin has taken a shot at […] More…

Volkswagen Group Deliveries 6.52 Million Vehicles to End of August

posted by on 12 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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5.6 per cent increase from January to August* 740,500 vehicles delivered in August / +2.7 per cent* Group Board Member for Sales Christian Klingler: “Deliveries developed well in first eight months. Economic environment remains tense.” Wolfsburg, September 12, 2014: The Volkswagen Group recorded a further rise in deliveries in the period to August, handing over 6.52 (January-August […] More…