The Volkswagen Jetta hybrid sets brand new world record

Perhaps the best way for a car to be marketed is to set a brand new world record. Volkswagen have done just that with their new Jetta Hybrid model. The car has been recorded as being the fastest production hybrid car ever, hitting speeds of 185.395 miles per hour. The speed trail took place at(…)

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(…)

Tim Mahoney set to speak at the MPG meeting

Tim Mahoney, a well respected member of the Volkswagen Group will attend the Motor Press Guild (MPG) meeting in Los Angeles. He will speak about Volkswagen’s plans in the United States and they intend to build on the success of last year. Mr Mahoney is Volkswagen’s Executive Vice President and Chief Product and Marketing Officer(…)

Volkswagen creating cars for underwater

Volkswagen is known for developing unique and groundbreaking technology but no one would have expected them to create a car designed for under the sea. The whole underwater idea from Volkswagen derived from the 25th anniversary of Shark Week, an annual instalment from the Discovery Channel. The celebration ran from the 15th August to the(…)

Runner editions added to the Volkswagen Caddy and Transporter range

Volkswagen Australia has decided to add a limited edition Runner model to their Caddy and Transport range. Essentially this is a method of offering customers a cheaper way of purchasing a commercial vehicle. However this offer is limited as the Volkswagen Caddy Runner and the Transport Runner will have around 200 to 350 models made(…)

The new Porsche Panamera GTS

The new Porsche Panamera GTS is set to be released in Australia causing great excitement amongst car fans in the land down under. It is one of the most attractive and most desired four door coupes in the world. Expert automotive magazines certainly already know that with the reviews they have been writing.The car does(…)

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(…)

Volkswagen’s plans for loss making SEAT

Volkswagen has got some major plans for SEAT. Currently the Spanish car company are one of the worst performers in the Volkswagen Empire. It is clear that drastic improvements need to be made. Volkswagen is taking the issue very seriously. They are currently competing with the likes of Toyota and General Motors to take that(…)