Volkswagen Technology

Find the right oil for your Volkswagen

In order to maximise performance and increase overall fuel economy, it’s important to use the right blend of oil with your Volkswagen. When topping up your engine oil levels, Volkswagen recommends using Castrol EDGE Professional Longlife III 5W-30, the original engine oil your VW was first lubricated with. You can enquire at your nearest dealer(…)

Autumn driving

Of all the seasons, summer seems to speed by fastest. As leaves turn brown and the nights slowly start to draw in, we have to reluctantly accept that autumn is just round the corner. Whilst not quite throwing at us the same horrors winter is capable of, driving at this time of year does present(…)

VW’s 10 top tips on how to maximise fuel efficiency

There’s not too much influence the average VW driver can have on the cost of fuel, but it is possible to make your car more fuel efficient. The research department at Volkswagen has released some tips to help you save money on your weekly fuel bill. Drive smoothly. Research shows that heavy acceleration, abrupt braking(…)

VW set to debut new electric vehicle with 300 mile range at Paris Motor Show

Who cares about diesel? VW has recently been pretty vocal about its intentions to move beyond combustion engines and towards electric powered vehicles. To give the statement substance, it revealed that it will be releasing 30 new electric cars by 2025, the first of which is to make its debut at the forthcoming Paris Motor(…)

Volkswagen’s T-Prime GTE Concept…

Crossover SUV’s cannot stop selling at all. They seem to be everywhere and their sales show no signs of slowing down. But unless Volkswagen doesn’t update their crossovers very soon, than the concept T-Prime GTE may make the crossover very cross indeed. The T-Prime GTE concept looks like the future. With surplus amounts of technology,(…)

Vauxhall GT reveal what’s inside ahead of motor show debut

It’s what’s inside that counts, and the Vauxhall concept car is very proud of what they have inside. Vauxhall have previewed their GT car’s interior ahead of its official debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March this year. We’ve already seen the exterior of the two-seat coupé concept which Vauxhall have described as “a(…)

Volkswagen announces new Phaeton EV… Coincidence?

With the aftermath of the recent emissions scandal still fresh, Volkswagen aims for some positive press with the announcement of their new, battery-powered flagship: the next-gen Phaeton. A smart direction away from diesel, but was it a calculated move? For those who remember the original Phaeton model that became available in 2002, sales were its(…)

The new 2014 Volkswagen Scirocco

The new 2014 Volkswagen Scirocco has been released. The car is very popular here in the UK, with the new generation selling exceptionally well here since its release in 2008. In fact the UK is the world’s second biggest market for the Scirocco, with China being the biggest. From it’s release in 2008 until the(…)