|INTERNATIONAL ENGINE OF THE YEAR AWARD 2014: VOLKSWAGEN'S TSI TECHNOLOGY TRIUMPHS AGAIN|
|Wolfsburg, 27 June 2014: TSI technology from Volkswagen has once again received the 'International Engine of the Year Award': the 1.4 litre TSI twincharger, which won for the ninth time in succession in the 1.0 to 1.4 litre cubic capacity category, is thus the most successful engine in the history of this international competition for engine technology.
For several years, the TSI brand has stood for intelligent downsizing from Volkswagen. Despite their comparatively small cubic capacit...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS MAY 2014 SALES|
| ||◾May sales total 32,163 units
◾Passat delivered 8,955 units for the month
◾Jetta sedan delivered 12,049 units for the month
◾Tiguan delivered 2,649 units for the month
◾High-mileage, TDI® Clean Diesel models accounted for 23.6 percent of sales in May ◾Passat TDI sales were 3,172, representing 35.4 percent of sales of the vehicle marking the best year-to-date ever.
Herndon, VA (June 3, 2014) — Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) today reported 32,163 units delivered in May. In lat...[Read more...]|
|A GREAT HONOR FOR VOLKSWAGEN IN TOKYO: THE GOLF IS NOW 'CAR OF THE YEAR' IN JAPAN AS WELL|
| ||• The Golf is the first imported car to win Japan's top award |
• Germany's No. 1 scores 504 out of 600 points - a new record
Wolfsburg / Tokyo - The Golf is 'Car of the Year 2013/14' in Japan. Thus, for the first time in the 34-year history of this prestigious award a foreign car has beaten the local competition. Particularly impressive was the score awarded by the 60-strong jury to the latest generation Golf, which has been available in Japan only since 25th June: 50...[Read more...]
|VOLKSWAGEN ANNOUNCES PRICING OF PASSAT 1.8T MODELS, CELEBRATES TURBO DIRECT-INJECTION ENGINE LEADERSHIP|
|Passat 1.8T priced from $20,895 for S model: gains 3 mpg on EPA highway estimated fuel economy over outgoing 2.5 model
Herndon, VA - Having launched the new EA888 1.8-liter turbocharged and direct-injection TSI® engine in the Jetta lineup and in the Passat 1.8T SEL Premium, Volkswagen of America has announced pricing for the remainder of the Passat 1.8T lineup—the 1.8T S, 1.8T Wolfsburg Edition, 1.8T SE, 1.8T SE with Sunroof, and 1.8T SE with Sunroof and Navigation.
The ba...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN'S NEW TURBO ENGINES AND 2015 GOLF ON DISPLAY AT THE SEMA SHOW|
|Tuned Jetta sedans featuring new EA888 turbocharged TSI® engines on display in Las Vegas; First North American tuned seventh-generation Golf debuts before market launch in 2014
Las Vegas, NV - With U.S. sales having more than doubled since 2009, Volkswagen continues its march to sustainable growth with the brand's most compelling lineup in its history and plans to add several exciting new products and innovations in the near future. Two significant enhancements to the VW lineup...[Read more...]|