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The new Golf – world premiere

Unmistakably a Golf – the most progressive of all time Eighth generation. At the end of 2019 the new development and design of the Golf will revolutionise the compact vehicle category with an innovative boost Exterior design. Perfect proportions and striking lines lend the new Golf a strong presence and dynamic Interior design. Digital user interfaces create a revolutionary design and make life on board easier LED lighting concept. The new Golf applies cutting-edge LED technology as standard to turn night into day Benchmark in the segment. Pushing boundaries in terms of design and interaction with drivers  Thanks to [...]

New Volkswagen R

Volkswagen R presents its new brand logo, thus underscoring the realignment of Volkswagen Clear design language defines future brand image First-time usage on the Atlas Cross Sport R-Line in North America The performance brand Volkswagen R represents the sportiest models in the Volkswagen portfolio. Since 2002, the R models have been at home on race tracks throughout the world and, in addition to high-performance engines, have offered their owners the combination of everyday usability and stylish understatement. Along with the Golf R in four generations, the portfolio includes the Passat R36, the Touareg R50, the Scirocco R and the [...]

Volkswagen T-Roc R compact performance SUV now open for order

Volkswagen launches another R GmbH-fettled model – the T-Roc T-Roc R is the first R SUV since the muscular Touareg R50 New performance model brings R qualities to a new audience Milton Keynes – Volkswagen UK is adding another performance R model to its range as orders open for the T-Roc R. Majoring on versatility with its practical SUV bodystyle, the performance SUV delivers a 300 PS punch, with 400 Nm of torque on tap and a top speed of 155 mph. Prices for the newest member of the R family start at £38,450 RRP OTR. The T-Roc R [...]

Final testing phase of the new Golf has started

Development almost complete: Volkswagen intensively testing new Golf1 with camouflaged prototypes World premiere in autumn 2019: eighth Golf generation will be digital, intelligent and connected Wolfsburg (D) – A new Golf is rolling up to the starting grid, marking the eighth generation. The design and digital innovations launch this  bestseller – of which more than 35 million been built – into a new age: the era of electrified drives, a digitalised and connected interior world,  assisted driving and online-based functions and services. The next generation of the Golf will shape the era with new impulses. The camouflage lets onlookers [...]

ID. BUGGY at Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance

Wolfsburg / Monterey (USA) — For the first time the Volkswagen ID. BUGGY hits the roads and beaches of California. The concept car will also be shown at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance during Monterey Car Week. Since its world debut at the Geneva International Motor Show in March, the ID. BUGGY has created buzz about the future possibilities of e-mobility. Drawing inspiration from the classic dune buggies of the 60s, the ID. BUGGY shows the versatility of the modular electric drive matrix (MEB) and puts the fun in functional. The BUGGY’s modular design allows for the composite upper [...]

Record-breaker: Volkswagen to present legendary automobiles during the 2019 Classic Days at Schloss Dyck

Volkswagen Classic presenting five famous vehicles at Schloss Dyck from 2nd to 4th August Six decades of Volkswagen history with the “Mille Miglia” Beetle, the VW-Porsche 914/4 and the Volkswagen W12 Nardo Record-breaking electric race car ID.R making its first appearance at the historic circuit Wolfsburg/Jüchen – Volkswagen Classic will be presenting five automotive highlights during the 2019 Classic Days at Schloss Dyck: the race-proven “Mille Miglia” Beetle, the VW-Porsche 914/4 celebrating its anniversary, and the record-breaking W12 Nardo. The “World Champion” Beetle also represents the pinnacle of performance in the world of Volkswagen, while the Apal Buggy provides [...]

ICONIC VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE ENDS PRODUCTION

Last cars roll of Volkswagen de Mexico production line Final third-generation car to be displayed at Volkswagen Puebla Museum Herndon, VA — After its multi-generational run as a brand mainstay and global automotive phenomenon, the Volkswagen Beetle is ending production. The final car produced by Volkswagen de Mexico’s Puebla plant—a Denim Blue coupe—will live on display at Volkswagen’s local museum in Puebla as a lasting tribute to the automobile’s rich and storied heritage. Volkswagen de Mexico will soon shift resources to produce a North American market-focused compact SUV that fits in the manufacturer’s lineup below the Tiguan. “It’s impossible [...]

NEWSROOM : What becoming ‘carbon neutral’ means to Volkswagen – and why it’s the only way forward

It’s clear the world is getting warmer. It’s time to stop avoiding the question of what to do about it. Under its “Drive Bigger” brand direction, Volkswagen of America plans to embrace this challenge as our calling for the years ahead. By building a future designed to help tackle the problem, we plan to drive a big change in American transportation, just as we did with the original Beetle. As one of the world’s largest automakers, the Volkswagen Group has a global responsibility – one it plans to embrace by committing to making its vehicles and production carbon-neutral by [...]

VOLKSWAGEN SHOWS TAROK PICKUP CONCEPT AT THE NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW

Compact pickup features innovative bed and cab design Production version of concept vehicle expected to go on sale in Brazil soon Concept vehicle features 1.4-liter TSI® engine and 4Motion® all-wheel drive Herndon —Volkswagen of America plans to show the Tarok pickup concept for the first time in the U.S. at the New York International Auto Show. This compact unibody pickup was first seen at the Sao Paolo International Motor Show at the end of 2018 and is expected to enter production for the South American market in the near future. Although there are no plans to produce the vehicle for [...]

VOLKSWAGEN CELEBRATES 45 YEARS OF GOLF

On March 29, 1974, Volkswagen started production of the iconic Golf Since 1974, a new Golf has been ordered every 41 seconds With 35 million units sold worldwide, Golf is the best-selling Volkswagen Production of the Golf I started at the Wolfsburg plant – the Golf is now produced at five plants in Germany, Brazil, China and Mexico, and is exported to 155 countries First sold in the U.S. in December 1974 Herndon, VA  (March, 29, 2019) — On March 29, 1974, the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg officially started production of the Golf. Back then, no one had any idea [...]