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  1. Volkswagen News Blog
    Bentley’s first electric vehicle will be a sportscar that could arrive as early as 2019.  The British luxury automaker made it known it was interested in EVs when it debuted the EXP 12 Speed 6e concept at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this year. It’s already said a production version of that...
  2. ID Series VW Electric Vehicles
    Volkswagen paints the town red (actually just the Crozz) and puts some new lights on it for its European debut. http://www.vwvortex.com/news/frankfurt-vw-unveils-the-closer-to-production-id-crozz-ii/
  3. Volkswagen News Blog
    For the first time ever, Volkswagen will have three GTIs in its lineup. The Golf—which started the trend—the Up!—which launched at Wörthersee this summer—and now the latest iteration of the Polo GTI. With about 200 hp and 235 lb-ft of torque, the middle GTI now has about 10 more hp than its...
  4. Volkswagen News Blog
    Every one of the Volkswagen Group’s 300 models will be offered with some form of electric assistance by 2030, according to CEO Matthias Müller, who spoke earlier today ahead of the Frankfurt motor show. Electrification will range from a 48-volt “mild-hybrid” system to a fully electric model...
  5. Volkswagen News Blog
    The latest iteration of the R8 has been unveiled in Frankfurt and it loses drive to the front wheels. The R8 RWS (Rear Wheel Series) will be limited to a total 999 units in Spyder and Coupe variants. Powered by Audi’s excellent naturally aspirated 5.2-liter V10, the R8 RWS will weigh 110 lbs...
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