|VOLKSWAGEN'S DOUBLE FIRST IN TOPGEAR'S 'BEST CARS IN THE WORLD' ISSUE|
|Volkswagen is celebrating an impressive brace of titles in TopGear Magazine's latest issue which names the very best cars in the world.
TopGear declares the Volkswagen Golf 'All The Car You'll Ever Need', while the Volkswagen up! is named 'Best First Wheels' by the influential motoring brand.
Praising the Volkswagen hatchback that has dominated its class for more than four decades, the magazine said: 'A Golf. Short of needing seven seats or some genuine off-road ability, those two words ...[Read more...]|
|HIGH-TECH UPDATE FOR THE ŠKODA OCTAVIA: COMPACT TSI AND MODERN DYNAMIC CHASSIS CONTROL (DCC)|
|◾ŠKODA's bestseller is even more dynamic and efficient
◾Three-cylinder TSI with a power output of 115 PS and low fuel consumption
◾Adaptive DCC optional for versions 150 PS or more
◾ŠKODA Phonebox for connecting and charging a smartphone inductively
Mladá Boleslav, 13 June 2016 – The 2017 range of ŠKODA Octavia models is becoming even more dynamic and efficient. A new high-tech, three-cylinder turbo petrol engine completes the engine range; adaptive DCC is optional for versions with...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN ANDRETTI RALLYCROSS TEAM UPDATES BEETLE GRC CARS FOR 2015 SEASON|
|• Tanner Foust and Scott Speed will contest the 2015 Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship with a pair of 2.0-liter Beetles|
Indianapolis, IN (April 29th, 2015) — After a strong performance in its inaugural season, the Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team is ready to challenge for this year's driver and manufacturer titles in the Global Rallycross Championship. In 2015, the team will be on the attack with two Beetle GRC race cars, which debuted in the final races of 2014.
|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 AUGUST 2013 SALES|
| ||- Best-ever August and year-to-date results for Passat and TDI® Clean Diesels
•Best August and year-to-date for Passat with 10,194 and 76,364 units, respectively
•Jetta Sedan delivered 13,508 units for the month
•Tiguan delivered 2,948 units, marking the best August and year-to-date ever
•High-mileage, TDI® Clean Diesel models accounted for 30.4 percent of sales in August and 24.3 percent of sales year-to-date, the best August and year-to-date results on record
•Passat TDI sales reach 43.8 ...[Read more...]|