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Paris 2014: Volkswagen Polo GTI

posted by on 1 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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VW’s new version of the Polo GTI is debuting this week at the Paris Auto Show. More…

Volkswagen of America Reports September 2014 Sales

posted by on 1 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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September sales total 25,996 units The all-new Golf delivered1,887 units for the month, marking a 93.1 percent increase in sales for the model over the previous September The Golf GTI delivered 1,600 units, a 47.6 percent increase Jetta sedan delivered 8,980 units for the month Passat delivered 7,280 units for the month High-mileage, TDI® Clean […] More…

Sat Nav Boost Helps Volkswagen Tiguan Find its Way to More Buyers in UK

posted by on 1 October 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen is boosting the specification of the range-topping Tiguan R-Line model, adding satellite navigation as standard – and giving it an ‘on the road’ price reduction of £750. This means a value enhancement of nearly £1,500, with prices for the R-Line range now starting at £28,490 (RRP OTR). The Tiguan compact off-roader is Volkswagen’s fifth […] More…

Seat Celebrates its 5 Millionth Ibiza

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Group brand Seat is celebrating two major milestones in Paris, with the five millionth Ibiza being produced on the model’s 30th anniversary.  Since being unveiled at the Paris Motor Show three decades ago, the Ibiza has been the best selling and most exported Spanish automobile, being sold in more than 57 different countries.  To commemorate the […] More…

Focus Open 2014: Three Volkswagen Models Get Coveted Design Award

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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In the past 23 years, the “Focus Open” International Design Award has developed into a prestigious competition. Among this year’s nominees were three Volkswagen models – the T-ROC Concept Car, the new Golf Sportsvan and the Beetle Dune Design Study. Hosted at the Design Center Stuttgart, Volkswagen’s T-ROC was awarded the highest rating of “Focus in Gold” for what the […] More…

UK Pricing Announced For All-New, High Tech Volkswagen Passat

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Retailers in the UK will begin taking orders for the eighth generation Passat saloon and Estate models on 7 October, ahead of first UK deliveries in January, with prices starting from £22,215 (RRP OTR) for the entry-level saloon (see below for full details). This all-new car brings a host of new technologies, comfort and […] More…