Will the cost of technology halt Volkswagen’s progress?

Volkswagen is one of the market leaders when it comes to car technology. Their wonderful inventions including the likes of Bluemotion amongst others are one of the main reasons why the company made such a tremendous profit last year. Factory technology Volkswagen also heavily invest in their factory technology helping to make their production of(…)

Porsche car production business profit increased by 22%

Porsche’s car making business has seen profits rise by 22 per cent. The company’s overall profits took a huge dent thanks to the Volkswagen takeover saga but the company’s car making business is showing fully taking advantage of the current booming luxury car demand. Porsche earnings before tax increased to €2.05 billion which is an(…)

2012 will mean profit for Porsche

Porsche have spoken to the automotive press claiming that 2012 will be a profitable year. The reason behind that projection is an expected upcoming increase in demand for the Porsche 911. In 2011 Porsche deliveries were up by 22 per cent, selling a total of 119,000. However profit was down. Valuation of the merger cost(…)

Porsche 911 review

The 911 is perhaps the most famous of all Porsche’s. In our review today we discover exactly why the 911 is one of the most desired vehicles on the car market today. Performance We start off with the performance attribute as the 911 is built is deliver a thrilling drive with plenty of speed. The(…)

Robert Hazelwood appointed Director of Volkswagen Passenger Cars UK

Robert Hazelwood has been named the Director of Volkswagen Passenger Cars UK. Mr Hazelwood has already been working within the Volkswagen Group under the Skoda UK division as the Director. His new role will commence on May 1st 2012. Major changes recently There have been a lot of changes at management level within the Volkswagen(…)

SEAT Alhambra Review

The SEAT Alhambra is one of the best MPV’s available on the market. The prices are lower than rivals whilst being wonderfully practical and offering a fantastic drive. The car has been so successful that it managed to secure the WhatCar? MPV of the year. We take a look as to why the car has(…)

The Volkswagen Vento released in India

Automotive reports from India have confirmed the release of the Volkswagen Vento. The mid – range saloon diesel is expected to be one of the company’s success stories this year, given that it is a diesel. It will be named the Volkswagen Vento Comfortline. The new vehicle will be powered by a 1.6 litre diesel(…)

SEAT Altea Review

The SEAT Altea is quite a unique multipurpose vehicle thanks to its mix of good looks and the extensive amount of practicality. We review our favourite features in today’s article. Practicality The great amount of practicality within the SEAT Altea is probably its strongest attribute. At the back the seats are able to slide to(…)

SEAT Leon Hatchback review

If you can’t afford the likes of the Ford Focus or the Volkswagen Golf then the SEAT Leon is great value for money alternative. There are many advantageous features about the car which we will discuss in today’s article. Performance At the bottom of the range, the 1.4 litre engine which produces 84 BHP is(…)

Skoda Fabia Review

For the modern day family the Skoda Fabia Estate is a great car to own. We take a look at some of the car’s best features in our review today. The Drive The drive of the car is one of its best features. The car is quite large in stature considering that it is an(…)