VOLKSWAGEN WILL ENTER 2020 SCORE BAJA 1000 WITH THE ATLAS CROSS SPORT R Volkswagen goes back to its motorsports roots on the classic off-road race in Mexico Class 7 racer to be driven by VW rallycross champion and brand ambassador Tanner Foust Herndon, VA — Volkswagen will return to the prestigious off-road race next year, entering an Atlas Cross Sport R race truck in Class 7 Open Production [...]

Volkswagen I.D. Space Vizzion Concept makes global debut at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles

ID. SPACE VIZZION CONCEPT MAKES GLOBAL DEBUT AT THE PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM IN LOS ANGELES ID. SPACE VIZZION is seventh concept built off the MEB platform Vehicle previews a potential production car for Europe and North America Super aerodynamic design has a drag coefficient of just 0.24 Drivetrain has an 82 kWh battery, gives a range of up to 300 miles Los Angeles, CA — The Volkswagen ID. [...]

Volkswagen celebrates 70 years of the brand in America

VOLKSWAGEN CELEBRATES 70 YEARS OF THE BRAND IN AMERICA First two Volkswagen Beetles sold in America were imported in 1949 by Ben Pon, launching U.S. sales of the worldwide classic Volkswagen marks this 70 thanniversary with a drive down memory lane during the LA Auto Show Herndon, VA — In 1949, Dutch businessman Ben Pon arrived in New York with two Volkswagen Type 1 vehicles—later to be known as [...]

The new Golf – world premiere

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]