While we are still waiting for the production version of the Golf GTI, Volkswagen decided it was time to first show the fastest diesel version of the German hatchback, the GTD. Volkswagen also confirmed the GTD will have its debut at the Geneva Motor Show.
21 de fevereiro de 2013
The Volskwagen XL1 with his plug-in hybrid system, consisting of a two-cylinder TDI engine with 48hp (35kW), electric motor 27hp (20kW), 7-speed dual clutch gearbox (DSG) and alithium-ion battery, will have an average fuel consumption of 0.9 liter every 100km, while emitting only 21g/km of CO2.
10 de fevereiro de 2013
The small city car gained a tougher look thanks to the new silver roof rails, black plastic cladding for the wheel arches, side skirts and the lower part of the front and rear bumpers. Also new are the 16 inch wheels with a tire size of 185/50 with a higher suspension.
8 de fevereiro de 2013
26 de janeiro de 2013
The German company Volkswagen said last week it would invest around 785 million euros ($1 billion) in a plant in northern Spain over the next five years, making it the third company in recent months that announced a major investment in that country with severe economy problems.
14 de janeiro de 2013
Yesterday I showed you an image of a concept that Volkswagen would reveal at the Detroit Auto Show, and today the German brand revealed the name, in addition to more pictures and information about their future SUV.
13 de janeiro de 2013
11 de janeiro de 2013
Volkswagen will introduce the Touareg and Tiguan R-Line at the Detroit Auto Show, starting next week, for the North American market. Both SUVs will join the recently presented Beetle and the older CC with their respective S-Line trims.
This was a surprise, but I can not quite understand why this concept. Is it to show the future Passat R-Line? To publicize the new engine? No idea, but the car looks good.
9 de dezembro de 2012
8 de dezembro de 2012
Today Volkswagen held a press conference in a casino at Monte Carlo in order to indroduce to the press the new Polo R WRC that will compete next season, with the first race taking place precisely in Monte Carlo.
Fiat SpA Chief Executive Officer Sergio Marchionne and Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn aren't what you would call good friends, i would say that they are precisely the opposite of that but seemed to have made peace at the Paris Motor Show on September, 28.
7 de dezembro de 2012
Seems that Volkswagen has started to accept orders in Germany of the Jetta hybrid that is already sold in the U.S.A. for some time. Deliveries begin from mid April.
Back in 2011, in the Frankfurt Motor Show, Volkswagen introduced several models based on the little city car, Up!. One of them was the Cross Up!, an all-terrain version of the small car.
30 de novembro de 2012
According to Autocar, Klaus Bischoff revealed, during the VW Beetle Cabriolet presentation at the Los Angeles Auto Show, that the EOS will be discontinued and replaced by a larger soft-top with four seats.