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Congratulation's VW UK For This Year's Worse April Fools' Day Photoshop


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There are photoshops and there are photoshops; and we must say, VW UK's effort for a 2015 April Fools' Day story left us utterly unimpressed…

VW Just Delivered A Bunch Of Special Beetle Babies In NYC


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In April of 1955, VW established 'Volkswagen of America', meaning they're celebrating their 60th birthday at the New York Auto Show tomorrow where they will debut four special concepts of their most famous nameplate, the Beetle.

New VW Golf SportWagen Alltrack Coming To U.S., Debuts In NY


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Instead of just one version of the Golf SportWagen with two engine options, the US will get two and in particular, the crossover-ish Golf SportWagen Alltrack edition that will be revealed at the New York Auto Show.

VW Apprentices Promise to Turn This Body-in-White Golf GTi into Unique Concept


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VW has announced it will present a special Golf GTI concept car about six weeks from now at the 34th GTI meeting in Austria (May 13-16). The car has been built by a team of 13 Volkswagen apprentices starting from a body-in-white VW Golf GTI.

Chinese Brand With Nissan & Volvo-Like Logo Creates Five-Door Beetle-Like EV


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That's not a Nissan badge with Volvo typography and that's not a real VW Beetle 5d: welcome to wonderful world of Chinese automotive inspiration

VW's Chief Designer Hints At More Daring Styling For New SUVs, 2016 U.S. Passat


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Faced with diminishing interest in its core Jetta and Passat models in the States, Volkswagen will push a less conservative design theme when for the US-built 2016 Passat this year, and the upcoming crossovers it has in the pipeline.

Find out What the Facelifted Polo GTI is Like in this Lengthy Review


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The previous incarnation of the VW Polo GTI was always seen as competent but a bit soulless and it also didn’t come with a manual gearbox. Now, VW has given it a bigger and slightly more powerful engine, several tweaks and improvements and the option of a manual shifter.

VW Golf on Top As European New Car Market Continues Growth


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If you're in the market for a brand new car and you live in Europe, odds are, you're just going to make traffic even worse by the end of the year.

VW Previews Transporter T6, World Debut Scheduled for April 15


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VW has released the first design sketch of the sixth-generation Transporter, which will have its official world premiere on April 15.

One Very Badass VW Golf Mk1 Makes Yamaha R1 Look Painfully Slow


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For anyone not in the know, the Yamaha R1 is one helluva fast sports bike, so it would take a very special car to beat it on the road.

Why Does Bentley Use a W12 and Not V12 Engine?


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The VW group, which currently owns Bentley, is the only automotive group in the world that makes engines in a "W" configuration. This video tries to answer the question of why it’s preferred over a traditional V12.

America's 2016 VW Passat Facelift Envisioned


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Europe has an all-new VW Passat, but North America will have to wait a while until the next-generation model arrives. However, the US-spec Passat will go through a significant refresh for the 2016 model year.

VW Group Announces 50 New or Refreshed Models for 2015, Including Porsche Boxster Spyder


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Being the gigantic corporation that it is with its twelve brands that build everything from motorcycles to trucks, it’s not surprising that VW Group announced it will launch 50 new or refreshed models this year alone. Not 5, not 15, but 50!

Next-Generation Scirocco Imagined with Current VW Design Cues


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2014 brought a facelift for the Volkswagen Scirocco, six years after the launch of the third-generation model.

An all-new Scirocco is expected in 2017 at the earliest, and reports so far are pointing towards a change of recipe, with the next-generation Scirocco tipped to migrate from the shooting brake shape towards a full-fledged sports coupe body style.

Review Finds VW Passat Variant a Brilliant Estate Car


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What matters the most for customers of estate models is practicality and in this respect the all-new VW Passat Variant does not disappoint. It has the biggest boot in its class, it offers plenty of space for rear seat passengers and enough cabin spaces for their belongings.

So Much Want! One-Of-A-Kind VW Microbus Stretch Limo Sold For $220k


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For VW Microbus enthusiasts, the 23 window Microbus is considered the Holy Grail. Today, we are sharing a very special unicorn: the world's only 1965 Volkswagen Microbus stretch limousine, complete with 33 windows as well as a ragtop sunroof.

Volkswagen's Budget Brand is Still Under Development


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Volkswagen Group continues working on a new budget brand and will publish an update in the foreseeable future, according to CEO Martin Winterkorn.

VW Gives German Workers A Reduced €5,900 Bonus For 2014


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The Volkswagen brand will hand out a €5,900 (about US$6,270 at today's rates) performance bonus to roughly 115,000 of its German employees for 2014.

How About this Rendering as the Next VW CC?


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We hope VW goes to town on the new CC coupe-like sedan in terms of design. They have the potential to create one of their nicest-looking cars ever, but being VW they could just as well release a car that you struggle to tell apart from its predecessor.

VW February 2015 Sales as Strong as Last Year


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VW Passenger cars remained steady as far as deliveries in the month of February, handing over 413,700 vehicles to new owners last month and thus matching their numbers from the previous year.