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Robot Kills VW Worker, We Learn About It From Sarah O'Connor...


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Volkswagen confirmed on Monday that a robot killed one of its workers at a German factory in Baunatal, north of Frankfurt .

MK4 Golf R32 Involved In A Freak Accident On The Nurburgring


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Here’s another car crashing at the Nurburgring. It never gets old and besides, this is not your typical, “oops, I’ve misjudged the entry speed into a corner and faced the protection barrier”. No, this Golf MK4 R32 bites the dust.

VW To Launch Sub-4 Meter Sedan In India Next Year


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VW wants to crack the Indian car market by launching a well-equipped subcompact sedan there next year that would compete with established models such as the Hyundai Xcent, Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Honda Amaze.

Review: Get The Performance Pack And Everything About VW's Golf GTI Adds Up


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When I drove the Mk 7 Golf and GTI last year, I was happy that the GTI was only slightly better than the outgoing model.

Diesel Golf VII GTD Modified By MR Racing.


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MR Racing has the antidote for the run of the mill, grey Golf diesel.

ABT Sportline's 290 PS Touareg TDI Should Give You That Extra "Boost"


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Since last time we checked, this was still 2015 and people who couldn't afford a really fast SUV or a hybrid model, had to settle for a turbo-diesel one instead.

Hyundai To Hire Ex-VW Designer Donckerwolke, Claim Reports


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It was only a matter of time for the first reports to surface regarding Luc Donckerwolke’s next move after suddenly quitting from his position as Chief Designer of Bentley.

VW Group Will Reportedly Be Split Into Four Holding Companies


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A major restructuring is said to be on the way for the world’s second largest carmaker, the Volkswagen Group. According to three sources from within the company cited by Reuters, the automotive giant will be divided into four holding companies in a move aimed at boosting profits.

VW Details Facelifted Sharan MPV [33 New Photos]


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VW has released new information and photos of the refreshed Sharan MPV, which arrives in European dealerships in July.

New VW Passat BlueMotion Returns 76.3mpg And 95g/km of CO2


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The VW Passat now gains a BlueMotion version, which traditionally is reserved for the most fuel-efficient model of the range.

VW Prices Passat Alltrack From €38,550 In Germany


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VW has begun taking orders for the new Passat Alltrack jacked-up estate in Germany, with prices starting from €38,550 ($43,265).

New VW T6-Based California Camper Van Unveiled


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Following the world debut of the sixth-generation Transporter in April, VW has now unveiled the California camper version.

Available in three equipment lines (Beach, Coast and Ocean), the VW California can already be ordered in Germany, where prices start from €41,429.85 ($46,682) for the California Beach with the 85PS (83hp) TDI engine.

All-New 2016 VW Tiguan Spied In Production Body


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For the first time, we've spotted VW out in the open testing a 2016 Tiguan prototype in a production body. Our previous tete-a-tete with the Tiguan was last year when VW was still evaluating the car through test-mules..

2016 VW Jetta GLI Gets A Subtle Facelift, Retains Golf GTI's 210HP Turbo


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In North America, VW's Jetta GLI is the sedan equivalent of the Golf GTI, and for the 2016MY, the Germans have given the sporty compact a teensy-weensy update.

Horse Shows Some Love To Classic VW Type 4


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The following video proves that the passion for cars knows no boundaries, not even when it comes to species.

At this year’s Kitzbühel Alps Rallye 2015, a horse fell in love with a VW Type 4/411 and expressed its feelings for the red classic car by licking it clean. Either that or maybe the car just tasted good.

VW Passat GTE Priced From €44,250 In Germany


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VW may call the Passat GTE plug-in hybrid one of the most efficient cars in the world, but it sure doesn’t come cheap. The automaker has set a starting price of €44,250 ($49,412) for the sedan and €45,250 ($50,528) for the estate in Germany.

2017 VW Golf & Golf GTI Rendered as Facelifted Models


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One car that is definitely not in need of a mid-cycle facelift but will be getting one anyway is the current generation VW Golf.

VW Phaeton Gets A Mild Makeover In China


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It’s no secret that China is the main market for VW’s flagship luxury sedan, the Phaeton.

VW And SAIC Will Build 15 New EVs And PHEVs In China By 2019


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VW and its joint venture partner SAIC Motor Corporation have announced plans to build new plug-in hybrid and fully electric models in China.

The UK Waves Goodbye To The VW Phaeton


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The VW Phaeton full-size luxury sedan is no longer on sale in the UK, the automaker has confirmed.