Post Tagged with: "Volkswagen"

VW And Porsche … Back In Talks About A Merger

So yesterday it was reported that VW and Porsche had stopped talking about a merger for the simple reason of, Porsche is lacking a plan… Well, it seems as if the two have decided to once again sit down and proceed with the meetings. Both of the automakers’ chairpersons have decided that they will remain focused on tieing up the […]

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Volkswagen Planning To Unveil New Electric-Concept At The Frankfurt Show

At this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show we’re expecting to see a load of new cars, and this is what will happen. Volkswagen have also kind of uncovered the news that they will reveal an all-new electric concept at this years show, and it will follow in the foot steps of the Volkswagen Golf TwinDrive concept. It was said that the […]

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Details On The Volkswagen Passat R-Line Revealed

Volkswagen have modified the Passat model line up to create the R Line for both the saloon and estate models. The R Line will feature a range which consists of the S, R Line and Highline.Volkswagen will also add BlueMotion models to this version. The R Line trim is based on the S model, and it will use the same […]

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Spy Shots: 2012 Volkswagen Passat on the ‘Ring

Volkswagen’s next-generation Passat for 2012 has been caught in prototype form on the Nurburgring in Germany. The mule was caught with the old Passat body that features some slight modifications which include wider wheel wells and lengthened B-pillars. These two modifications alone reveal that the body will be longer and wider than the current model. It is expected that the […]

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Volkswagen GTI Children Seat – For the young racing enthusiast?

Volkswagen have released a new kiddie-GTI seat, for the boys that wanna be turbocharged racerz. The new seat will fit both a boy or a girl, maybe even a robot. There will be a limited amount of seats available, and it will blend into the interior of the Golf GTI. This new seat has been designed for children between the […]

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Volkswagen Touareg caught undergoing testing

Volkswagen’s next generation Touareg has been caught undergoing testing before it’s released on sale in 2010. The new model features a facelifted body with a new powertrain, which is a V6 TSI hybrid engine. Although it’s still in prototype form, we can see that there will be a new bumper in the front, along with interior changes. The Tourareg will […]

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Porsche and VW will soon unite 10 brands under one name

Porsche and Volkswagen will soon create an integrated auto manufacturer which will unit around 10 brands under one name. “In the final structure ten brands shall stand below an integrative leading company alongside each other, whereby the independence of all brands and explicitly also of Porsche shall be ensured,” a statement said. The change is due to Porsche taking for […]

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Video: Volkswagen Golf GTD in Action

We’re already announced news on the Volkswagen Golf GTD, which is pretty much just the GTI with a diesel engine. Anyway. In VW’s quest for better fuel consumption, the GTD production is in full swing. This being said, we now have a video from VW which, is aimed at winning your heart, and of course, your wallet. The new Golf […]

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VW’s new Virtual Golf GTI Game… The “GTI Project”

Volkswagen have come up with a pretty unique idea for a game -slash- competition. The scientologists engineers have created a virtual slot game which is based on a real Scalectric track that was constructed by a team of 60 modelers. The track has 200 scale buildings and it is 30ft by 25ft big. The scale is a 1:43 replica and […]

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Volkswagen have unveiled their Eos “Edition 2010” with new features

European automakers are in special-edition mode, as Volkswagen have now announced that they will release a Eos coupe-convertible called “Edition 2010”. The special edition will feature a design package that consists of “Chrome & Style”, and this means that you will find a chrome grille, LED tail lights in cherry red and a two-tone leather interior. New equipment includes a […]

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Shanghai Auto Show: VW Passat Lingyu

Volkswagen have unveiled their Passat Lingyu at the Shanghai Auto Show for 2009, where the model features a new front and rear-end design. The Passat Lingyu will have a 2803mm wheelbase with loads of space for rear passengers. There will be two powertrain options which include a V6 engine and 1.8-litre turbocharged 4-cylinder petrol engine with 160-hp and a 6.2-litre […]

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VW Price the Golf GTD for the UK Market

The Golf GTD is the diesel powered GTI which will arrive on the UK shores on the 22nd of June where it will have a price of £21,850 RRP for the three-door model with a six-speed manual ‘box. The five-door with a six-speed dual-clutch DSG box will cost an extra price of £1,305. Volkswagen Golf GTD is powered by a […]

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Volkswagen’s Tiguan R Line with New Looks

Volkswagen are going to launch their new Tiguan SUV in the UK during the Summer season. The new VW Tiguan R Line will feature visual enhancements over the standard Tiguan, and this means that you can expect everything but power upgrades. The new R-Line will feature body-coloured panels, meaning a new front bumper with a unique matt chrome grille and […]

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Spy Shots: Volkswagen Scirocco R20 caught at the Nurburgring

The Volkswagen Scirocco R20 was caught undergoing testing in the Nurburgring area. The new parts on the R20 include the front bumper, sides and rear. The R20 Scirocco looks a lot sportier than the standard model and it will be an awesome two-door coupe from VW. The engine range starts at the 1.4-litre TSI with 160-hp and moves up to […]

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Some news on the new Volkswagen Polo GTI

The Frankfurt Motor Show will see the unveiling of the new Volkswagen Polo GTI. The Polo GTI will feature a 1.4-litre super and turbocharged engine from the Ibiza Cupra. This Polo has been marked as the fastest Polo to date, and this motor will push out 130kW with 249Nm of torque. The top speed for the Polo will be marked […]

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