Post Tagged with: "Volkswagen"

New Volkswagen Golf GTD for the Leipzig Show

Volkswagen are planning to introduce a new model to the Golf line up. The new model will come at the 2009 Auto Mobil International (AMI) in Leipzig, Germany. The new model will feature sportiness and economy. So what is it? The new Golf is the GTD. The GTD will be the range-topping diesel Golf with a 2.0-litre TDI engine which […]

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Volkswagen drops the Rabbit name for the original Golf moniker

Reports have said that Volkswagen will ditch the Rabbit nameplate for the sixth-generation version of the hatch. The 2009 Volkswagen Rabbit will now be called by its original name, the Golf. Volkswagen will revive the Golf name for the second time, and this will make some people happy, because we think the Rabbit sounds stupid. Why was it called the […]

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B&B create their own Tuning package for the VW Tiguan

German tuning house, B&B have created their newest package for the Volkswagen Tiguan. The new package will feature engine kits for both the petrol and diesel range. B&B will be able to tune the 1.4-litre TSI 150-hp petrol unit to 190, 200 or 220-hp, while the 2.0-litre TFSI 170-hp unit can be modified to produce 220, 240, 280 or 300-hp. […]

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5-Star rating for the VW Golf VI in the EuroNCAP Tests

New crash tests results have been released by EuroNCAP, as the sixth-generation Volkswagen Golf went for testing. The EuroNCap has a brand new comprehensive assessment criteria and a new updated crash test program. Moving on.. The Volkswagen Golf VI scored the highest score of five stars, and the test requires all vehicles to score a minimum value in all four […]

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Exclusive Tuning Worldwide create the W12 GTI kit for the normal Golf 5

During the year 2007, Volkswagen created the W12 Concept, which is a mid-mounted Golf GTI with a twin-turbocharged version of the Phaeton’s 6.0-litre W12 engine with 650-hp. Although this was only a one-off model, a Dutch tuning company has created their own body kit similar to the Golf GTI W12 Concept, and it will be available for all of the […]

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Complete List of VW Vehicles sold World Wide

The Volkswagen Group currently sells 178 different passenger cars, SUVs, sportscars, LCV’s, busses an trucks across nine different brands, Volkswagen, Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Scania, SEAT, Skoda and VW Commercial Vehicles. The complete list has been added below.

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New Accessory pack for the VW Golf VI range

Volkswagen’s latest generation Golf VI will now be available with various outfits from the manufacturer itself. The new factory-developed aerodynamic kits will feature various accessories, such as 17- or 18-inch alloy wheels, aprons for both the front and rear, side skirts, a roof spoiler and a set of carbon-fibre films for the B-pillar. Other accessories include chromed exhaust tips and […]

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Volkswagen Touareg V6 TSI Hybrid

Volkswagen have announced their new planes for a Touareg V6 TSI Hybrid. The news on the new hybrid come alongside new details on the BlueMotion Technology which VW are currently working on. The Touareg V6 TSI Hybrid is expected to enter production in 2010, and it will be the world’s first hybrid SUV which can tow 3.5 metric tons. Volkswagen’s […]

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Volkswagen’s Seven-Speed DSG Option for the Passat CC UK range

The Volkswagen Passat CC with the seven-speed DSG gearbox is now available for order in the UK. The Passat CC features a 1.8-litre TSI 160-hp engine and the standard model will get from 0-100km/h in 8.5 seconds with the DSG ‘box. The manual version will get from 0-100km/h in 8.6 seconds. The DSG ‘box will also give a combined fuel-consumption […]

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Production Images of the 2010 VW Golf VI GTI

Volkswagen have uploaded the latest images of the 2010 Volkswagen Golf VI GTI. The new images will show us what the real GTI look like, as the model from Paris was only a near-to-production-ready GTI. The differences seem to be new headlamps, and a blacked out front lip spoiler which was painted white on the first Golf VI GTI. Check […]

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ABT Tunes the VW Golf VI to 176kW

German tuning specialists ABT have done it again, and the latest work comes on the Volkswagen Golf VI. The Volkswagen Golf has received a brand new body kit which features changes to the front grille and spoiler, side skirts, rear spoiler and rear skirt. The back of the Golf also features a brand new angled 4-pipe exhaust system, along with […]

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Rendering: Seat Salsa – VW’s BlueSport in Seat form

In order for Volkswagen to be successful with their new BlueSport concept they will have to sell it under a range of brands. The Audi and Seat brand will most probably receive a version of the BlueSport concept. A BlueSport variant for Seat has been rendered and the model is called the Salsa. The Seat Salsa will feature a high-quality […]

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Volkwagen’s Polo will come to the U.S

Volkswagen are planning to release the subcompact Polo model to the U.S, and by doing so they want to take advantage of the increasing sales of smaller and more fuel-efficient cars. “The small-car segment is the fastest growing segment in the U.S.,” said Hackenberg in an interview with Automotive News. “Oil prices will rise again and that will drive small […]

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