Volkswagen’s brand new £25 million Headquarters

Volkswagen is building brand new Headquarters in Tongwell, Milton Keynes. It will cost an estimated £25 million to build. The site is due to be completed in 2014. Volkswagen’s financial services sector will move into the 100,000 sq ft office development. Work has already begun with the buildings already starting to be taken down. The(…)

Volkswagen in mass recall in China

Volkswagen has recalled 384,181 vehicles in China. Gearbox problems triggered the largest ever recall from the German company in China. The recall date has been set for the 2nd of April. Sudden loss of power Vehicle’s suffer from the loss of power and acceleration without any warning. Direct shift gearboxes may interfere with the vehicle’s(…)

The Volkswagen Golf GTI at the Geneva Motor Show

The Geneva Motor Show was home to the unveiling of the brand new 2013 Golf GTI. There was mainly no difference between the concept version and the production version seen at the motor show. Looks Coming with an aggressive yet sporty body kit, the car looked fast. The spoiler upon the back is subtle but(…)

Volkswagen Plug-in Golf

The new Volkswagen Plug-in Golf is expected to make a great impact on the UK car market. It will hit showrooms this summer being the latest in hybrid to come from the Volkswagen Group. New MQB structure The Volkswagen Group has built a new MQB structure for all new passenger vehicles. The latest Golf was(…)

Volkswagen Golf wins European Car of the Year 2013

The Volkswagen Golf has been named the European car of the Year. The best selling Volkswagen model won in convincing fashion too. The seventh generation Golf managed to secure 414 points from a total of 58 judges. Shocking second place That perhaps was not the most shocking news of the evening. In second place came(…)

The 2015 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen

Volkswagen is the largest car manufacturer in Europe but is not as strong across the Atlantic. They have been making great strides in the United States recently however, as the new Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen shows. Sporty and economical It has been described by experts as a sporty and economical type of vehicle, a perfect match(…)

The Volkswagen CrossBlue seen in Detroit

Volkswagen has showcased their new SUV at the Detroit Motor Show named CrossBlue. We won’t get to see the vehicle here in the UK unfortunately; it has been set for the United States and Canada only if it makes it to production. In the Volkswagen line-up, the vehicle will in between the Volkswagen Tiguan and(…)

Volkswagen sales hit all time high

Volkswagen’s sales have reached an all-time high thanks to a tremendous 2012. Altogether Europe’s largest car producer sold 9.07 million in 2012. That represents a 11 per cent increase from 2011, which was also a successful year for the company. Volkswagen managed to ride the storm of the European market slowing down by compensating with(…)

Volkswagen Group sales in 2012

The Volkswagen Group as a saw their sales increase a great deal last year. Altogether sales managed to increase by 6.5 per cent in September. Worldwide a staggering 801,000 sales were made in that month alone. January to September figures also make for excellent reading. In total there was a 9.7 per cent increase for(…)

The Volkswagen Golf GTI Cabriolet

Not many fancy the Golf as a Cabriolet but the 2012 GTI edition may sway a few people. Although a 7th generation Golf has come out, Volkswagen decided to continue the 6th generation on this cabriolet. Under the bonnet comes a 210 BHP 2.0 litre turbo petrol engine. Although it’s extra weight means that the(…)