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  1. Volkswagen News Blog
    Audi has one eye keenly fixed on the future of mobility, and that means moving beyond building cars to become a leading technology company. That’s the automaker’s outlook moving forward, with a three-pronged approach focused on digitalization, urbanization, and sustainability. And it’s the...
  2. Volkswagen News Blog
    Matthias Muller and Olaf Scholz, First Mayor of Hamburg today signed a memorandum of understanding. The memorandum, signed in Hamburg Town Hall, is an agreement between the automaker and the city to work together over next three years to usher in the future of transportation in the city. The...
  3. Volkswagen News Blog
    The concept is one of the most advanced luxury SUVs in the world Concept moves luxury SUV design to a more sporty and elegant level The vehicle further demonstrates Volkswagen's continued digitilization of the automobile Digital operation and display system enables a completely new level of...
  4. Volkswagen News Blog
    Volkswagen's new Prius rival has been revealed in exclusive pictures on autoexpress.co.uk. The car will sit on a new electric MEB platform and the site says that the car may be called the XL3. The car is part of VW's plan to extend its electrified line-up by 2020. The XL3 is likely to mix an...
  5. The Skoda Lounge
    Smartphone transmits content wirelessly to the infotainment system New technology debuts at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Presentation at co-developer RealVNC’s stand ŠKODA enhances car-smartphone networking: the brand is presenting their new Wireless MirrorLink prototype technology...
  6. The SEAT Lounge
    SEAT and SAP sign an agreement that energises the alliance with Samsung Mobile-activated innovations include paying without leaving the car and authorising use of a digital key Safe connectivity and seamless user experience are one of the main challenges for upcoming years SEAT will be...
  7. Volkswagen News Blog
    Launch following successful pilot project with Wolfsburg plant logistics Roll-out in the area of order picking At Volkswagen's Wolfsburg plant, the roll-out of 3D smart glasses as standard equipment has now started following a three-month pilot phase. Plant logistics personnel are to use these...
  8. Volkswagen News Blog
    New driver assistance systems for greater safety, efficiency and convenience Closing event on urban mobility in Düsseldorf Today, in Düsseldorf, the UR:BAN research initiative (Urban Space: user-friendly assistance systems and network management) is presenting the results of its four years of...
  9. Volkswagen News Blog
    Relevant trip data appears in the driver's view First Volkswagen model with head-up display Available to order now One of the highlights of the eighth Passat generation is the new head-up display. It projects relevant trip data and alerts onto a high-quality slide-out pane positioned directly...
  10. Volkswagen News Blog
    Two-year trial evaluated the effects of renewable diesel solutions with existing and next-generation TDI® Clean Diesel applications Belmont, Calif. –Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced the successful completion of its Renewable Diesel Evaluation Program in collaboration with Solazyme...
  11. The Audi Lounge
    This year's Vienna Motor Symposium was a prolific event for the Volkswagen Group, introducing or at least previewing multiple engine configurations from a turbocharged W12 producing 600hp, to a 1 liter, three cylinder with WRC roots that's good for about 268hp. On the more common side of things...
  12. Volkswagen News Blog
    Golf R Touch: cockpit concept solves future challenges and offers intuitive operation of high-tech infotainment Connected Golf: perfect compatibility with MirrorLink™, Apple® and Google® Intelligent Charge: e-Golf automatically docks above inductive charging plate Trained Parking: future Park...
  13. Volkswagen News Blog
    Volkswagen released details of new hardware and software innovations yesterday, including new more powerful TDI powerplants, a 10-speed DSG gearbox rated for up to 550Nm (405 ft-lbs tq), and a host of other new technologies.  Most notable to our readers will be the aforementioned TDI motors...
  14. Volkswagen News Blog
    New EU 6 engines are more efficient than forerunner Even more infotainment and assistance systems available Beetle and Beetle Cabriolet customers can now enjoy even more sporty and networked motoring. With five new engines and step by step the second generation modular infotainment system (MIB)...
  15. Volkswagen News Blog
    Award honors outstanding research results in the area of lithium-ion batteries Award ceremony at Stanford University, California, by Chairmen of the companies BASF and Volkswagen, Dr. Kurt Bock and Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn The international “Science Award Electrochemistry” from Volkswagen...
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