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Volkswagen reveals the new Golf GTE Sport Concept at Worthersee

Volkswagen has a tradition of revealing a new concept or two at the biggest Volkswagen fan gathering in the world–the Worthersee Festival in Austria. And guess what they did for this year’s event? They introduced the new Golf GTE Sport Concept, which seems like an updated version of the original Design Vision GTI from 2013. And […]

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Report: Volkswagen still seeking a new chairman–time to submit your resumes

If you haven’t been following, Volkswagen’s been in need of some new leadership and management after an interesting debacle in the executive branch of the Wolfsburg giant led to the forced resignation of Mr. Volkswagen himself, Ferdinand Piech. Piech and his wife were forced to step down from their positions after he failed an attempt […]

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Report + Poll: The Volkswagen Golf R400 gets approved for production…again

CAR sat down with Volkswagen’s powertrain head, Dr. Heinz-Jakob Neusser at the 2015 New York Auto Show not too long ago, who confirmed once again to the outlet that the Volkswagen Golf R400 will be made. It’s even coming to the US. Click here for our original post on the Volkswagen Golf R400 Concept. CARandDRIVER […]

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Volkswagen Group Chairman, Ferdinand Piech, forced to quit Volkswagen

Recently, we reported that Volkswagen AG’s current corporate management situation is brewing with some controversy amid unsatisfactory sales figures in recent times. Now, Volkswagen AG officially reports that their group chairman, Ferdinand Piech, was forced to resign from his position on the committee board. Piech’s wife, who also had a position on the board, also resigned as well. […]

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Report: Things at Volkswagen AG aren’t as pretty as you think

Volkswagen’s empire seems to be doing things well as their new cars can be seen in great numbers, providing transportation to hundreds of thousands of people. And the same goes for their luxury partner from Ingolstadt, Audi. However, if you start doing some research on Audi’s or Volkswagen’s sales figures, you’ll actually be surprised to see that […]

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Video: Watch Petrolicious explain how the Volkswagen Scirocco can make a petrolhead

Petrolicious puts together some fantastic videos of owners, their cars, and the stories along with them. And this one is no different, only Road&Track’s senior editor, Jason Cammisa, is in the spotlight this time with this Scirocco 16v that he’s owned since college. Although not a tire-roasting sports car, the Scirocco is special in many ways while […]

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The Volkswagen GTI SuperSport Vision Gran Turismo breaks cover on the web

Volkswagen teased a new Gran Turismo Concept not too long ago and just recently revealed the model in full in the form of a Gran Turismo update for Sony Playstation. It’s called the Volkswagen GTI SuperSport Vision Gran Turismo and it packs a beefy VR6 with 503hp and 490 lb-ft of torque with all-wheel drive […]

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Video: Volkswagen teases new GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo Concept

Volkswagen’s gearing up to reveal a new Vision Gran Turismo Concept for this year, after being requested by fans to follow up with last years version. Possibly destined for a reveal at this year’s Worthersee Fest in Austria, the new GTI concept is called the GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo Concept. Not much is known […]

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2015 New York: The Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Alltrack to hit US shores next year

Today, Volkswagen announced the Golf SportWagen Alltrack will be making its way to America next year as a 2017 model. The significant difference between the Alltrack and the standard SportWagen, other than the obvious increase in ride height for greater ground clearance, is Volkswagen’s 4MOTION all-wheel drive system. It normally delivers power to the front wheels […]

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2015 New York: Volkswagen brings four special edition Beetles to New York

Ignore just for a moment all those rumors about how the Beetle isn’t long for this world, because Volkswagen’s just brought four of them to New York. In honor of Volkswagen of America’s 60th anniversary, today the company unveiled the Beetle Convertible Denim, Beetle R-Line, Beetle Convertible Surfer, and Beetle Pink Color Edition. Each sports a unique […]

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