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Report: Volkswagen’s Golf R400 Concept gets the green light to our surprise

When Volkswagen revealed their seriously potent 400hp Golf R400 Concept at this year’s Beijing Auto Show, they explicitly said that there are no plans for production in their press release. But because intentions aren’t solidified by Medusa, things can always change. And apparently, we’ve all shouted loud enough for Volkswagen to give the concept a […]

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2014 NYIAS: Volkswagen goes all sentimental after 40 years of the Golf

We can’t help but get a bit sentimental too. 40 years is a long time, especially in the life of a car. VW has managed to keep the aesthetics fresh with their entry level hatch that, on paper is a Beetle successor, but has never really served that purpose. For many and most models, 8 […]

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Report: McLaren wants to build a carbon fiber VW Golf competitor

Word in the newsreel via Dutch publication Autovisie reports that British supercar maker, McLaren, wants to launch a Volkswagen Golf competitor somewhere in the near future. According to the report, McLaren’s designer, Frank Stephenson, is really keen on the idea. He is also the individual responsible for designing the MP4-12C, its drop-top counterpart, and the […]

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Volkswagen confirms to be bringing three all-new models to Frankfurt this year

Volkswagen confirms to be bringing three all-new models to Frankfurt this year

The 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show is on its way and to help build interest, Volkswagen has confirmed to be bringing three new models to the worldly automotive exposition, with one being the much-anticipated 2014 Volkswagen Golf R. Click here for our original post on the 2014 Volkswagen Golf-R. The other models include an all-electric version […]

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2014 Volkswagen Golf R

Volkswagen reveals the 2014 Golf R complete with details

Volkswagen revealed its latest Golf R, the performance range topper for the entire Golf lineup, which includes the Golf GTI and GTD, the Golf Variant, and the Golf TDI BlueMotion. Powered by a 2.0L turbocharged four-banger good for 296hp and 280 lb-ft of torque, which is 30 more horses than the last Golf R, the […]

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Report: 2015 Volkswagen TDI models to get new updated four-cylinder

Oil burner lovers would be happy to hear that Volkswagen will be introducing a new and updated EA288 2.0L TDI turbo Clean Diesel four-banger for the 2015 Golf, Beetle, Passat, and Jetta, Edmunds learned from a statement. The engine will also replace various Audi diesels as well. Said to debut in the second half of […]

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Report: Volkswagen in the works with an all-terrain version of the Jetta SportWagen

AutomotiveNews reportedly learned that Volkswagen will be introducing a Subaru Outback-like crossover variant based off of the current Golf wagon (Jetta SportWagen here), complete with all-wheel drive. Much like how Volkswagen introduced the AllTrack for other markets, which was a lifted and more all-terrain biased Passat wagon, the same recipe will actually take production form […]

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Report: Volkswagen still leaving the possibility of a US-bound Scirocco open

Word in the pipeline via AutoGuide.com is that Volkswagen may be honoring the demand to bring much sought after Scirocco coupe to the US of A for the next generation. The automobile outlet was recently able to sample a one-off Scirocco R that has been shipped to our shores for test purposes by journalists. And […]

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Report: Volkswagen to import the Golf GTD in 2015 as a 2016 model, 0-60 in 7 sec. and a sporty 40+ mpg

It’s pretty well established that the go-to ultimatum in the hot hatchback world has been the Volkswagen GTI. But to make their own selection a little bit more difficult, Volkswagen reportedly confirmed that they’ll be importing the all-new oil-burning Golf GTD into the US beginning in 2015. Click here for our original post on the […]

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2014 Volkswagen Golf and its Seven Generations

Volkswagen celebrates building its 30 millionth Golf ever at its plant in Wolfsburg

Not too long ago, Volkswagen officially celebrated making its 30 millionth Golf model ever since the compact hatchback debuted 39 years ago. The 30 millionth model ever built was a new 2014 Volkswagen Golf TDI BlueMotion, which rolled off of the brand’s major assembly line in Wolfsburg, Germany. Since its inception, the Golf has endured […]

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