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  1. Volkswagen News Blog
    There's now some evidence that Volkswagen’s diesel fix does affect the performance of the vehicle. Swedish website Teknikens Värld tested 10 cars before and after the diesel fix and found that in many cases, performance and fuel economy decreased on the vehicles, despite Volkswagen promising...
  2. Volkswagen News Blog
    Test driving a car just got a lot more convenient in Sweden thanks a new service from Volkswagen called Instant Test Drive. Instead of driving all the way to a dealership to do a couple laps of the block, VW will bring their car to you and let you drive wherever you like. The service is a...
  3. Volkswagen News Blog
    Winter testing isn't quite over in Sweden and these Amaroks, a single and dualcab, were caught driving in the late winter slush. After all the camouflaging cleverness being done on Volkswagen's new SUVs , we're frankly disappointed by the traditional camo on these Amaroks. These aren't brand...
  4. Rally Racing
    Volkswagen RX Sweden has unveiled the new Polo RX Supercar for the World Rallycross Championship. And it is a site to behold. The team is an amalgamation of Marklund Motorsport and Volkswagen Team Sweden, and they say the car will be ready for drivers Anton Marklund and Johan Kristoffersson by...
  5. Volkswagen News Blog
    For auto manufacturers, the winter signifies an increase in cold weather testing, putting their upcoming models through conditions unimaginable to most.  The north of Sweden seems to be a popular location for the Volkswagen Group to conduct such tests, so much so that they've got a base in the...
  6. Rally Racing
    Temperatures above freezing are a welcome change for most of us who live in areas that see all four seasons, but for this year's Rally Sweden, it could spell disaster.  A combination of unseasonably warm temperatures and rainfall are forcing organizers to make big changes, cutting a full eight...
  7. Misc. Professional Racing
    Volkswagen wants to win the FIA World Rallycross Championship. To achieve this goal, Marklund Motorsport and Volkswagen Team Sweden are joining forces. With Johan Kristoffersson and Anton Marklund behind the wheel of a VW Polo Supercar, newcomers Volkswagen RX Sweden are aiming for Driver’s and...
  8. Misc. Professional Racing
    Apart from having one of the greatest event names of all time, Norway's Hell RX constantly boasts a large number of participants year after year.  The 2015 edition is no different, attracting a record 47 Supercar entries, with just 23 of them being World Championship competitors, and the...
  9. Misc. Professional Racing
    FIA's World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy heads to Holjes, Sweden this weekend for round 6 of the 2015 season, which famously hosted the first ever Rallycross event 40 years ago.  To make the anniversary event just a bit more special, this weekend will play host to the...
  10. Volkswagen News Blog
    While in Sweden last week for the XC90 reveal on behalf of our sister site Swedespeed , I had some time to wander around town to take in the sights and sounds of the nation’s capital, and stop by Volkswagen’s Stockholm showroom.  As an American traveling abroad for the first time, I made a...
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