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Report: Volkswagen denies any plans to make a small sports car

Volkswagen teased us with possible plans of a small, compact sports car a la a Mazda Miata competitor with the 2009 BlueSport Concept. But that was six years ago and Volkswagen has yet to follow up with the concept with a production model, and that’s because Volkswagen shelved the idea entirely. In a recent interview […]

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Report: Volkswagen denies production BlueSport compact roadster

Dutch publication, Autovisie from the Telegraaf, reportedly learned that Volkswagen will not be producing a production version of the anticipated BlueSport Concept, the compact roadster from not too long ago. Rumors were bouncing back in forth about Volkswagen’s indecision to proceed with the project. Now, this one seems to seal the deal–it’s a no go. The reason […]

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Report: Volkswagen still considering compact roadster based on BlueSport Concept

WorldCarFans reports that Volkswagen is still serious interested in producing a compact roadster similar to the 2009 BlueSport Concept. Word comes from Auto Motor und Sport of Germany, who recently spoke to Volkswagen’s design head honcho, Walter de Silva. de Silva reportedly said that he is one of several employees advocating the introduction of a […]

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Report: Volkswagen shares details on future lineup, new Phaeton and mid-size crossover on the way

It’s obvious that auto conglomerates are stuck in huge sales wars to see who could beat each other to the punch in terms of global market shares. In lieu of this, AutomotiveNews reports that Volkswagen has released some details surrounding the future of its lineup in the near future This includes an all-new Volkswagen Phaeton, […]

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Report: Volkswagen BlueSport is apparently still on track

As of last months Detroit Auto Show, it seemed that Volkswagen’s Bluesport concept had been put to rest. To further solidify the speculation, Matthias Mueller of Porsche spoke about the model right after the auto show, saying that the brand would need a “new generation” of clientele to support the off-beat model, and that the […]

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Report: Baby Porsche to carry ‘550’ badge, will hit markets in 2014

We’ve been hearing about a baby Porsche for quite some time now. It was recently reported that Audi, Porsche, and Volkswagen will share rear-wheel drive underpinnings, electrical structure, and a mid-engine platform for an upcoming entry-level roadster. According to latest reports, Porsche is set to revive the ‘Porsche 550’ badge of the original 50s Spyder […]

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Report: Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche planning RWD roadsters

Volkswagen group is launching three new roadsters together. The Audi, Porsche, and Volkswagen versions will share rear-wheel drive underpinnings, electrical structure, and a mid-engine platform. But every car will have its own unique identity and appeal. The exterior will be the most obvious of differences. Expect to see an ultra-modern Audi that will double as […]

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Next Porsche Boxster to grow in size to make room for smaller, cheaper model

The Porsche Boxster will be getting bigger in the 2012 model year – at least that’s what insiders have told UK publication AutoCar. If the reports are true, the 2012 Boxster will grow in size to make room for a smaller and cheaper entry-level Porsche based on the Volkswagen BlueSport Concept. The next Boxster, which […]

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Report: Volkswagen BlueSport Concept given green light for production

According to reports coming out of Europe, Volkswagen’s BlueSport Concept has been given the green light for production. The mid-engined two-seater is very close to production and the final design for the vehicle has been completed. There are just a couple of kinks to workout before Volkswagen starts developing engineering prototypes for testing. Sources say […]

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Audi R4 future still undecided, Volkswagen will make final decision

Audi gave us its first hint at a compact R8 (also known as the R4) with the Audi e-tron 2-seater concept, which made its debut at the 2010 Detroit Auto Show in January. While Audi has yet to confirm the production version of the R4, insiders say that the future of the Boxster-sized mid-engined sports […]

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