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Success puts Skoda on collision course with VW

Skoda is a car brand that has been inexorably on the rise for some time. But has the brand’s outstanding performance figures put it on a collision course with its parent brand Volkswagen? The answer to this depends on who you listen to really. Certain VW sources suggest the firm is taking steps to check(…)

VW plan to have electric options for all models within 15 years

Volkswagen, the world’s largest carmaker, will offer electric versions of its entire fleet by the year 2030. In addition to this, VW plan to release at least 80 new electric cars across its range by 2025. The German company will double its investment in zero-emission vehicles to a whopping £18 billion as it looks to(…)

VW to consider reimbursing drivers of older diesels

Volkswagen is to consider a new initiative that sees UK drivers of its older diesels reimbursed. In an attempt to calm the gathering political storm surrounding diesel car pollution levels, the German automaker has already offered to pay drivers in its home country up to €10,000 as an incentive to trade their older vehicles in(…)

VW Atlas coming to Europe?

Europe may see the seven-seat Volkswagen Atlas after all. Despite the car maker’s original plans for a car specifically tailored to the US and Chinese markets, VW’s head of full-size product lines Elmar-Marius Licharz has admitted that the company is weighing up whether to market the model in a small number of European countries. “We(…)

Volkswagen Plan Huge Chinese Investment

After the emissions scandal which shook the automotive world in September 2015, Volkswagen have been hit by falling share prices, poor sales and huge bills as a result of the scandal. So, how is Volkswagen planning to counter the fallout of the scandal and start making profits again? Well Volkswagens plan is to invest in(…)

Skoda the best when it comes to target price savings

The Skoda Fabia has topped the biggest discount off a new car poll, according to research carried out by What Car? The new Fabia is offered with a brilliant 25% reduction. The Fabia 1.2 litre 70 SE is available for a brilliant £8,800 which is a fantastic saving of £2,670. The savings on the car(…)