Volkswagen

  • Golf GTI loses drag race to UP! GTI and Polo GTI - but is all as it seems?

    Can slow and steady ever win the race? In Volkswagen’s latest challenge it certainly can. The challenge sees Volkswagen pit the new Golf GTI, Polo GTI and UP! GTI against one another in a drag race. But there’s a catch. The winner of this race… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen launches ELECTRIC FOR ALL campaign

    Volkswagen is driving the transition to e-mobility with a consistency and commitment unlike that of virtually any other automaker. As part of the ELECTRIC FOR ALL campaign launched today, the brand will be putting attractive models at affordable prices on the road, paving the way… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen makes history with the I.D. R Pikes Peak

    Volkswagen and the I.D. R Pikes Peak have made history at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Driving the 500-kW (680 PS) I.D. R Pikes Peak, Romain Dumas (F) defeated a field including cars with conventional drivetrain technology. In doing so, he not only broke… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen welcomes summer with exclusive California Edition models

    With summer (hopefully) just around the corner, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is getting into the holiday spirit with the launch of a new Edition version of its iconic California camper. New to the California range, the Edition is available on both Beach and Ocean models and… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak electric racing car previewed

    It is the start of a new era in motorsport for Volkswagen – and one thing is already certain: This Volkswagen is set to electrify its public. When the I.D. R Pikes Peak is presented to the public this coming Sunday, 22 April, it will… Continue reading »

  • All-electric Volkswagen eCRAFTER to make UK debut soon

    The all-electric van from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, the eCrafter, will be making its UK debut at the Commercial Vehicle Show at the NEC in Birmingham from 24-26 April, ahead of real-world testing beginning with UK customers at the start of May. The first test vehicles… Continue reading »

  • New Volkswagen Touareg revealed in China

    Volkswagen is making a statement by staging a world premiere of a new model for the first time in China – its largest market. The new Touareg marks a milestone in the brand’s largest model and technology campaign, and it shows what engineers and designers… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen develops electric race car for Pikes Peak Hill Climb

    olkswagen is developing an all-electric race car for the world’s most renowned mountain race. The all-wheel drive prototype is scheduled to be at the start of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Colorado, USA on 24 June 2018. Its goal: to set a new… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen to build an electric Microbus based on the I.D. Buzz concept

    The I.D. BUZZ¹ concept car from Volkswagen is being further developed in preparation for its launch as a production vehicle. The Chairmen of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles brands, Dr Herbert Diess and Dr Eckhard Scholz, announced their production… Continue reading »

  • Order books now open for the premium class Volkswagen Arteon

    Volkswagen’s stylish new flagship, the Arteon, is today available to order for the first time from Volkswagen Retailers across the UK priced from £34,305 RRP OTR. An avant-garde gran turismo with svelte fastback styling, the new five-door, five-seat Volkswagen Arteon combines sports car detailing with… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen I.D. CROZZ concept debuts in Shanghai

    After the premieres of the I.D. (Paris, 2016) and I.D. BUZZ (Detroit, 2017), the I.D. CROZZ now follows as the third member of the I.D. family – a new generation of zero emission vehicles with long driving range, charismatic electric mobility design and a new… Continue reading »

  • New Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace previewed ahead of Detroit debut

    Volkswagen will launch an exciting addition to the Tiguan range next year: the new Tiguan Allspace. The lengthened version of the best-seller will celebrate its world premiere at the beginning of January at the North American International Auto Show. Beginning in the early part of… Continue reading »

  • All-new seven-seater Volkswagen Atlas revealed for America

    The new seven-seater SUV for the US market was unveiled last week on Santa Monica Pier at the end of historic Route 66. The Atlas launches a new chapter in the company's American history. The new model will be built in Chattanooga (Tennessee) for the… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen I.D. concept car previews new generation of electric cars

    Think New! Under this guiding principle, and with a visionary electric vehicle, Volkswagen is offering a fascinating outlook on the mobility of tomorrow at the Paris International Motor Show (1 –16 October). The world premiere of the I.D. is the focal point of the company's… Continue reading »

  • 328 km/h (205 mph)! – The world's fastest Beetle

    A specially-tuned Volkswagen Beetle has set a new speed record at the World of Speed event that has long been a tradition at Lake Bonneville in Utah (USA). The Beetle LSR (Land Speed Record) with a turbocharged 2.0-litre direct-injection engine (TSI) drove the fastest speed… Continue reading »