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Volkswagen Golf Review

The Volkswagen Golf is arguably the most well known car around Europe and the world. We take a look at just why it is one of the best cars on our roads today. Performance The Volkswagen Golf has a number of variants making it one of the most versatile road cars. The 2.0 litre diesel(…)

Skoda India’s new appointment and their 14 millionth car

Our article today has two interesting pieces of news. Firstly Skoda have produced their 14th millionth car and have also appointed a new Managing Director in India. We take a look at both stories today. Skoda sell 14 million vehicles this year Skoda have produced it’s 14 millionth car in the company’s history. The car(…)

Volkswagen Transporter T5 voted as Used Van of the Year 2011

The Volkswagen Transporter T5 is the “Used Van of the Year” for last year by CAP FleetNews has reported. The award was given based on the opinions of expert judges. The judges were experts at the used van car market along with CAP vehicle valuation experts. Eventually the Transporter was selected from a shortlist of(…)

Volkswagen may enter F1

Volkswagen is dominating most of the motor industry at the moment with high sales, green technology, profit margins and more. It seems as if they are not fully content with that and wish to pursue a future in Motorsport. Wolfgang Durheimer the head of Formula 1 has said that Volkswagen is taking the idea seriously(…)

Volkswagen aim to grow 40% in the Middle East in 2012

Following a successful 2011, Volkswagen aim to build upon their success and grow by 40 % in 2012. Last year saw a 21 % sales rise for Volkswagen. Can they practically double that success this year? Saloon demand Saloon cars are Volkswagen’s main sources of sales across the Middle East. There is currently a huge(…)

Volkswagen and Porsche deal could conclude before November

Volkswagen is currently considering whether to conclude a deal to buy out Porsche before November. After weeks of speculation as to whether the deal will go ahead, it seems as if everything could be back on track. There is currently 50.1 % of the Porsche remaining from what Volkswagen already own. Executives are currently analysing(…)

The Volkswagen UP GT will be developed

The Volkswagen UP GT will be put into production the German giants have confirmed. Originally the car was just a concept, shown at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany. 110 BHP The GT will be a faster, more powerful and sportier version of the standard Volkswagen UP! The engine will remain as a 1(…)

Volkswagen Caravelle Review

The Volkswagen Caravelle is a van on the larger side. It has plenty of character and is an instantly recognisable van. Variants The Volkswagen Caravelle has one 2.0 litre common rail turbo diesel engine. There are two variants, one which is able to achieve 138 BHP using a twin turbo unit and the other which(…)

Volkswagen star in the 2012 Yellow Angel Awards

Volkswagen has won the 2012 Yellow Angel Competition where they scooped two top awards. The prize in the “Innovations and Environment” category was rewarded to Volkswagen thanks to their multi collision brake. The “Car for the future” was presented to the Passat TSI EcoFuel for its tremendous economy. Multi collision brakes The new multi collision(…)

Volkswagen CC Review

The Volkswagen CC is set to hit the UK market in April in what is a replacement of the Passat CC. The car will cost £24,200 for the standard model. The fact that the “Passat” section of the model name has dropped means that the car is looking to gain a sportier type of reputation(…)