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The Volkswagen Think Blue Campaign in Australia

Volkswagen’s Think Blue campaign is the company’s way of encouraging all road users to protect the environment. Their campaign has touched the worldwide car market and has recently been a major talking point in the Australian car market. Volkswagen’s Bluemotion technology is one of the best on the market. It greatly reduces fuel consumption and(…)

Volkswagen may enter Formula 1

When you hear of Formula 1, you instantly think of famous car brands. Ferrari, McClaren Mercedes-Benz, Lotus Renault is just a few of the teams currently in the competition. Volkswagen is desperate for the piece of the action and has sensationally announced their interest in Formula 1. The world’s most famous racing competition would certainly(…)

The American Volkswagen Jetta TDI

The Volkswagen Jetta TDI is set to make a huge impact in the United States. The 2.0 litre engine runs on diesel. A few years ago that would have been a very unattractive prospect, but now diesel along with many other fuel saving type vehicles are being taken too by American motorists as the cost(…)

Volkswagen make bid for Navistar

Navistar International, a troubled truck American based company have been subject of a bid from Europe’s number one car producer, Volkswagen. Volkswagen is making the purchase in order to compete with Daimler trucks, who are currently ahead of them in this particular segment of the market in the United States. Daimler is in fact the(…)

Australia all set for the Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet

The Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet will be one of the most desirable cabriolets on the Australian market, if Volkswagen decides to release it there. The Worthersee tuning show in 2011, Austria gave away that Volkswagen might have been planning planning a Golf R Cabriolet was due to be released at some point as it was(…)

The Volkswagen UP! to get a 5 door option

The small Volkswagen UP! is set to receive a 5 door variant within it’s line-up Volkswagen have confirmed.Getting a 5 door option will cost the owner £365 more compared to the standard 3 door version. The dimensions in terms of wheelbase and length will be the same between both the 3 door version and the(…)

Volkswagen to build 4 million cars in China

Just after reporting that Volkswagen will be increase production and sales in the United States, Europe’s largest car maker has announced they are planning to build 4 million cars in the world’s largest car market, China. Volkswagen are planning to double the production figures by the year 2018 in the country according to the Head(…)

The Polo to become more luxurious…

Volkswagen are set to add a touch screen Bluetooth hand free system within their next generation of Polo’s that are a step above the entry level S trim. That’s quite a major step for the Polo. It will have a similar sort of equipment list as the Scirocco and the Phaeton, two highly luxurious vehicles.(…)

Volkswagen to focus more on the Chinese market

Volkswagen has conquered Europe, becoming the number one car manufacturer in the region and is steadily becoming more and more successful in the United States. If they are to achieve their target of toppling General Motors and becoming the worlds number one car maker by 2018, Volkswagen realise that they need to make more of(…)

Volkswagen hopes to double the U S sales in just six years

Volkswagen is aiming to become the number car producer in the world. Last year they were beaten by General Motors, although some argue that Volkswagen should have been declared the winner due to various factors. The sales target Sales in 2011 for Volkswagen stood at 324,000. Volkswagen wants to up the ante somewhat and double(…)